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am getting a mouse for my bro for his b-day and have decided to get him a mouse (since his is 5 yrs old) and am stuck btw the cyborg rat 9 and the razer naga epic would like advice btw these 2 and/or advice on other mice to get im fine with them as long as they meet these conditions

1 needs to be black or gray/steel
2 needs to be wireless
3 needs to have proggramable buttons (the more the better)

also the following things are pluses but not absolutely necessary

1 leds that either are red or can turn red
2 the option to charge while using
post #2 of 6
You're pretty much stuck with the naga epic if you're requirements are really requirements. Shame though because its really a poor mouse for the price. It's great for mmorpgs, but just ok at best for anything else.

I wouldnt get the Rat9. Its pretty much worthless
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You might consider the Razer Orochi, which can be used in wired or wireless mode. It's small, but surely a 5 year-old would have small hands, so I think it would be a good fit for him. It's not loaded with buttons, but it does have the usual 2 side buttons, plus 2 for CPI. The LED is usually blue I think, but it turns red when it's low on batteries.

However, be aware that it uses Bluetooth for its wireless mode, so you would need an adapter if the PC doesn't have BT already. It also takes AA batteries instead of charging like the Naga, if that's a concern.
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I would go with the Naga Epic, I don't have anything bad to say about it, except maybe battery charging takes quite a while and the buttons take awhile to get used to (but you would expect that anyways). It is not only good for rpgs, but rts also, using them for control groups.
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Using from naga (in office) to naga epic (at home).
Can't beat the 12-buttons after the learning curve. But I'm a little bit bored now biggrin.gif
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i would take a look at the logitech g700. its wireless and can be charged while in use. you can also save your profiles right to the mouse.

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