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bought both then sold both tongue.gif AM had too stiff buttons for pistol spamming, it also felt long-ish and narrow, spawn was pretty comfortable for desktop usage, but its shape felt really bad for playing FPSs @ low sensitivities, there's practically no support for your hand, LOD and cable were horrible too, soooo i've settled on a zowie EC2 evo which is pretty the perfect mouse unless someone comes up with something like a beefed up intellimouse explorer 4.0 smile.gif
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I've tried both, here were the negatives and why I gave up on them.

CM Spawn - The pinky rest. I couldn't stand it. I like to grip the side of the mouse with my pinky. My gnomish hands attempted it but then my hand would cramp up.
Zowie Am - The sides are slick so even though I don't pick up my mouse often when I did it would slip. Also the mouse wheel felt a little cheap.

Out of the two I would have to go with the Zowie. I felt it had better tracking but that may be due to the fact that it fit my claw grip better.

Hope that helps, what didn't work for me may work for you. good luck
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