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Sorry about the title, but it's just how I feel after reading this forum for hours on end. After having collected some excellent peripherals such as BenQ's XL2420T 120Hz monitor, Sennheiser HD 650 (asus xonar essence stx with it), logitech desktop mic analog and finally my HHKB pro 2, I find myself extremely frustrated with not being able to find a single mouse I want to use.

Is there any mouse without acceleration/prediction, very lightweight, solid and flexible cable, fairly well built, excellent optical sensor, low LOD and not super uncomfortable?

Because every mouse I've read about on here seems to always have some major issue. Now I can't remember all of the issues with each mouse, but I'll try mention some off the top of my head and if perhaps someone could give me their input and maybe recommendation I'd be extremely grateful.

Steelseries Sensei: It's much too thin for a comfortable grip for me. It's sensor have positive accel. Not sure if it has prediction.

Zowie MiCO: Awful mouse feet which dig into the mousepad (personal experience), a well known bug (can't remember what it was), extremely small and not rubberized. Oh and the highest dpi option is crap.

Razer Abyssus: Jitter and more jitter apparently. Not sure if it has prediction. Awful LOD.

Zowie AM: Mouse buttons get stuck together when pressed down simultaneous. Not the most comfortable grip, but I guess that's subjective. Not sure about LOD.

Razer DeathAdder: LOD sucks once again. Other than that it seems like a great mouse. Don't really want to have to mod the mouse in hopes that it'll fix issues.

CM Storm SPAWN: High LOD, unique grip.... and uhm, can't remember if there's something else.

EpicGear Meduza: Most comfortable mouse I have ever used in my life, but it seems to me like a very gimmicky mouse with heavy prediction, probably possitive acceleration and had a few other issues as well.

Please save me from this madness! wheee.gif


EDIT: Has anyone tried TT eSports Saphira yet?
Edited by Ihateallmice - 3/23/12 at 12:13pm
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have you tried a newer G400? the ones without prediction...
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have you tried a newer G400? the ones without prediction...

No I have not tried G400, but I heard that it's a fairly heavy mouse. How's the LOD?
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Im in the same boat don't know what to get. Want to get a mouse for starcraft. was thinking the razer spectre but it has so so reviews.... when you mentioned Tt esports i started looking them up they seem to get pretty good reviews. and it is supposedly designed for esports.. lets not for get the adjustable weight.
     
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You just listed a bunch of garbage in the OP.

 

Go try out a Logitech G700, you wont regret it.

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I use a Sharkoon Fireglider and I really like it. Have a look at the online reviews!
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Just put masking tape over the sensor hole to reduce LOD. If manufacturers reduce LOD at the sensor, it compromises the capabilities of the sensor.
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I have the gx9 from logitech and can honestly say its the best peice of hardware i have ever owned.
It can be lightweight if you want it to be and it is comfortable for a variety of different hand types (switchable covers).

On the other hand, i just bought the R.A.T. 7 for the roommate and he seems to love it.
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You just listed a bunch of garbage in the OP.

Go try out a Logitech G700, you wont regret it.

G700 - 151 grams. I'd rather not.
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I'm personally waiting for the Zowie Evo EC2 mouse. I really love the shape of the EC2, and the sensor from the AM. The Evo will be the EC1/2 shape with the AM sensor. Should be a WINNER! thumb.gif
    
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