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After 8 years my diamondback is dying. Need replacement.

post #1 of 7
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I've owned this Razer Diamondback mouse for 8 years, it's not even the 3G one.
I love this mouse and the right mouse button is starting to be unresponsive, takes more force to click.

I use claw/fingertip grip most of the time while gaming. RTS and 3rdPersonShooter so I am trying to find a good replacement.
I am currently looking at the Razer Abyssus and the Razer Deathadder.
The LEDs on the deathadder seem really obnoxious. The LED pulsates while on and stays on if motherboard is supplying power (even if PC is off).

Anyone got anything to say to help me make the right decision?
With the diamondback I play on 1600DPI with highest sensitivity (10).
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post #2 of 7
If the light is the only thing you don't like in the deathadder get a Black Edition. thumb.gif
     
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post #3 of 7
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I took apart my diamondback and bent buttons so it makes full contact with the switches.
It's like new now smile.gifthumb.gif
Will serve me 10 more years lol
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post #4 of 7
^ win ps your avatar sais it all
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Anybody else read the title and think of the starcraft 2 unit?
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post #6 of 7
I used to have a Diamondback (not 3G either!). Man... I remember the day I went up to Circuit City and thought "should I really spend 70 dollars on a mouse?" I was 16 or 17, I had just gotten my driver's license (I remember the sense of freedom being able to drive wherever I wanted).

It served me until my Junior year of college when I upgraded to MX518.
    
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post #7 of 7
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Luckily I got mine for $19.99 smile.gif
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