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Razer Imperator or CM Storm Sentinel Z3RO-G?

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Hey guys, so I am just about going to build my first desktop biggrin.gif so here's a side question..

With the case I bought I got a free CM Storm Sentinel Z3RO-G mouse. I'm giving my old desktop to my Dad for general usage, and I have been using a Razer Imperator for at least 2 years now.

Which mouse should I keep for my new gaming desktop and which should I give to my Dad along with my old one?

I really like the Imperator.. haven't tried the CM mouse, but it looks cheaper, so maybe that one? Not sure..

here's the product links:
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16826153057

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16826570011

Thanks guys cheers.gif

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post #2 of 12
I hear many complaints of low-quality Razer mice and bad RMA process.
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Razer was my first gaming mouse. No problems at all, besides it being hard to clean the Targus mousepad.

I don't find anything low quality about it at all. I guess I'll just have to try my CM and feel the difference.
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Well, to me the CM looks classes above that croissant which Razer calls "Imperator" biggrin.gif
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Neither, Go with the G9 or G9x
    
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Originally Posted by ronnin426850;15484353 
Well, to me the CM looks classes above that croissant which Razer calls "Imperator" biggrin.gif

Croissant O.o I don't see it haha, well I hope so! I really don't like the grey but I know for a fact the CM is super customizable.
post #7 of 12
I just picked up a Imperator to replace my G5 and I love it so far. Really enjoy gaming with it.
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Originally Posted by Allen86;15484369 
Neither, Go with the G9 or G9x

I'm stuck with it since I got it for free tongue.gif Although the G9 does have interesting features... I don't wanna buy another mouse eek.gif
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They both use basically the same sensor.
    
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post #10 of 12
It's best you just try them both out because I bet it comes down to how it feels. That CM mouse does look interesting though.
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