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Hey guys, I was thinking of getting a mouse pad for my gaming mouse. Im on a budget so I can't go over 20 dollars, 15 dollars is preferable smile.gif
I was thinking of either getting the QCK Mass by SteelSeries which costs 12 dollars at GameStop
http://www.gamestop.com/pc/accessories/mouse-pad-steelseries-qck-mass/74852

But I also saw a Razer Goliathus Mid-Sized mousepad sold at Bestbuy for 15 dollars
http://www.bestbuy.com/site/Razer+-+Goliathus+Control+Edition+Gaming+Mouse+Pad/1184234.p?id=1218231413387&skuId=1184234&st=razer%20goliathus&cp=1&lp=4

So I was wondering if you guys could tell me which one is better in your opinion. Thanks
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Originally Posted by johun View Post

Hey guys, I was thinking of getting a mouse pad for my gaming mouse. Im on a budget so I can't go over 20 dollars, 15 dollars is preferable smile.gif
I was thinking of either getting the QCK Mass by SteelSeries which costs 12 dollars at GameStop
http://www.gamestop.com/pc/accessories/mouse-pad-steelseries-qck-mass/74852
But I also saw a Razer Goliathus Mid-Sized mousepad sold at Bestbuy for 15 dollars
http://www.bestbuy.com/site/Razer+-+Goliathus+Control+Edition+Gaming+Mouse+Pad/1184234.p?id=1218231413387&skuId=1184234&st=razer%20goliathus&cp=1&lp=4
So I was wondering if you guys could tell me which one is better in your opinion. Thanks

What mouse are you going to use with the mousepad?

How many inches/cm do you need to make a 360° turn in game?
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Between the two... I choose the 1st one. rolleyes.gif

 

P.S.: This is my post number 1983! specool.gif

     
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If you want a guarantee 360' this is what I am using: 

http://www.newegg.ca/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16826991001

 
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I am using a Logitech G400 and I'm playing on relatively high dpi so turning around is quite easy. I'm also playing a lot of starcraft 2 if that helps tongue.gif
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I've not personally used either of those specific ones but ANY time I see threads on mousepads Steel-serie s is almost always brought up and many rave on how great they are.

that being said I have used the SteelSeries "Mobile mouse pad" and it honestly was the worst thing I've ever used (even worse than those stupid plastic 6' tables)

I picked up a Rocketfish gaming pad at Bestbuy not too long ago on sale for $15....might want to take a look at it.
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post #7 of 8
They are both pretty slow, and with your settings you shouldn't have a problem with them, so just pick your size.

Usually the QCK offers a bit more of friction, but it shouldn't be too far from the Goliatus Control.
post #8 of 8
I prefer the Steel Series one. I tried my roommate's and my g500 works pretty well on it.
Edited by Leeeeeeeeee - 2/22/12 at 10:41am
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