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On the Steelseries website, they show a red Kinzu v2 Pro. In fact, you can order one.

http://steelseries.com/products/mice/steelseries-kinzu-v2-pro-edition

But every Kinzu v2 Pro I see elsewhere is either black or silver. And every red Kinzu I see elsewhere does not say "v2" on the box. Mighty confusing. I definitely do not want to end up with a Kinzu v1.
    
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http://www.provantage.com/steelseries-professional-gaming-gear-62025~7STNA08M.htm

http://www.amazon.com/SteelSeries-Kinzu-Optical-Gaming-Mouse/dp/B005YR1EUY/ref=pd_sim_sbs_e_3

Is that the one you're looking for?
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post #3 of 18
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I think so... but it could be mis-advertised. This is the packaging I keep finding:

http://desmond.imageshack.us/Himg16/scaled.php?server=16&filename=img00469201101071413544.jpg&res=medium

Notice how it says Kinzu Pro Edition, not Kinzu v2 Pro Edition.
Edited by pnoozi - 3/30/12 at 2:24pm
    
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Well, the Amazon link I put seems to be the right product, but it says it won't be available for another 1 or 2 months? I'd contact the seller on Amazon just to make sure.

Really nice looking mouse... I like the simplicity of it. Nothing crazy like other mice out there. I might just have to buy the black one lol. Hope you find the red!! smile.gif
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post #5 of 18
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Thanks.

I'm coming from an MX518. Looking for a mouse without side buttons and with a better scroll wheel. Kinzu v2 Pro seems to fit the bill. MX518 sets the bar pretty high though.
    
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post #6 of 18
Be aware if your a lowsens gamer, malfunction on kinzu v2 pro is really low.
post #7 of 18
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I am a low sensitivity gamer, but I'm not sure what you were trying to say.
    
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post #8 of 18
Quote:
Originally Posted by pnoozi View Post

I am a low sensitivity gamer, but I'm not sure what you were trying to say.

He explained why. Being a low sensitivity gamer means that the distance that you move the mouse to perform a full turn in game is large. Because of this they would naturally be moving the mouse faster than normal while playing. The Kinzu V2 pro malfunctions and stops tracking when it is moved quickly so it's a poor choice for low sensitivity gamers.
Edited by Derp - 3/31/12 at 2:18am
post #9 of 18
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Derp View Post

He explained why. Being a low sensitivity gamer means that the distance that you move the mouse to perform a full turn in game is large. Because of this they would naturally be moving the mouse faster than normal while playing. The Kinzu V2 pro malfunctions and stops tracking when it is moved quickly so it's a poor choice for low sensitivity gamers.

Well I ordered one anyway. If this is a problem I will return it. mad.gif

Or just become a high sensitivity player lol.
    
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post #10 of 18
just use 800 dpi with your kinzu v2 pro and then its fine
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