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What is the default dpi for the da be? I've been using it for a couple of months and haven't bothered to install and software. Loving it thus far. Blows the g700 out of the water with its consistency.
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What is the default dpi for the da be? I've been using it for a couple of months and haven't bothered to install and software. Loving it thus far. Blows the g700 out of the water with its consistency.

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I have a question. Will stacking mouse feet lower the perfect control speed of the Deathadder?
    
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I'm not sure, what I have found is that the sensor resolution seemed to be lower, I had to raise my sensitivity in all of my games to compensate for the seemingly lower DPI.
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post #86 of 2468
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I'm not sure, what I have found is that the sensor resolution seemed to be lower, I had to raise my sensitivity in all of my games to compensate for the seemingly lower DPI.

Does it help lower the Lift off distance? I don't really mind the LOD right now in my DA but it would be nice if it got lower.
    
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post #87 of 2468
It does but I'd much rather do the tape fix only.
post #88 of 2468
Ok, so my 3G V3 Deathadder has developed a half-broken rear side button.

If I press the top half of the button it does not actuate, and instead caves in with absolutely no resistance and goes deep into the interior of the casing (about 1.5mm in. Normally a fully depressed side button on a deathadder is still .5mm or so away from the threshold, on the exterior side).

If I click on the button part, it functions properly, but it is more sensitive (requires less force) and has issues with repeated presses (similar to a cherry mx blue keyboard switch's double-tap issue).

Is there any way to easily fix this?

Also, I've recently bought my GF a DA:BE and am absolutely in love with the feel and quality of the thing. However I don't like the black unlit scroll wheel or it's huge lift-off distance. Hella seem's to have transplanted all the internals (including the scroll wheel, but not the buttons) of a 3G V3 into a DA:BE. This seems like the absolutely perfect solution for me if I can't fix my current one and have to buy a new mouse anyway. So... how exactly would I do about doing that? I'm afraid I have absolutely no tools aside from some screw drivers and a hammer at the moment so what I'm really wanting to hear is that there is no soldering involved. Pretty please? *crosses fingers*


Lastly, my V3 (on a goliathus speed), my old V2 (on a Mantis Control), and even my GF's BE (on a kabuto) have all had the issue of the belly of the mouse dragging across the pad, causing unnecessary friction and pretty much rendering the mouse feet useless. Even replacing the feet on both my DA's with hyperglides barely helped. Does anyone make particularly thick skates for the DA? Or perhaps a custom set that includes a sensor-ring skate to keep the belly from dragging? Or should I just start doubling up on the skates? I don't want to give it TOO much height since I'm so used to the current sensitivity
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post #89 of 2468
Are there any major problems presented by razer drivers and software for the DA BE? I'm wondering if I should try them out to fiddle with the DPI.
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Are there any major problems presented by razer drivers and software for the DA BE? I'm wondering if I should try them out to fiddle with the DPI.

No not really, but 1800 DPI is recommended if your game supports raw input as it offers the highest perfect control speed of the 4 settings. Additionally I'd use 500hz over 1000hz as it's more stable. Finally, you probably shouldn't use macros in the Razer drivers as they're relatively delayed imo and not needed.

EDIT: remember to update your firmware to the latest revision right after you install their driver.
Edited by Pyroh - 12/19/11 at 9:20am
    
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