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Yea, my right mouse button just went on my mouse. It still single clicks, but it clicks, and then moves further down with a crunching noise, leading me to believe the button is going bad inside already. It's mushy, crunchy, and performs like crap.

I bought the 2013 Deathadder on December 28. Received it January 2nd, had Mouse Button 4 collapse into the mouse 2nd week of february. Finally received RMA replacement for first one second week of March, and now it's got a bad Mouse Button 2.

Horrible QA. The original Deathadder was so good too.

I'm going to switch brands, just don't know what to yet.
Warranty is 2 years, just replace it...
post #232 of 345
well if the user want to switch thats not a bad idea its to many replacement if you asked me but I havent had this trouble out of 5 months of using mines
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Yea, my right mouse button just went on my mouse. It still single clicks, but it clicks, and then moves further down with a crunching noise, leading me to believe the button is going bad inside already. It's mushy, crunchy, and performs like crap.

I bought the 2013 Deathadder on December 28. Received it January 2nd, had Mouse Button 4 collapse into the mouse 2nd week of february. Finally received RMA replacement for first one second week of March, and now it's got a bad Mouse Button 2.

Horrible QA. The original Deathadder was so good too.

I'm going to switch brands, just don't know what to yet.
Warranty is 2 years, just replace it...

Haha, last RMA took over a month with most of it being jerked back and forth. I literally had to message the CEO of Razer on Facebook to get it straightened out and pushed through the RMA process a bit. Their RMA/QA is awful.

I can handle it if it breaks with normal wear and tear... if their RMA process is good, it doesn't matter. But, when it takes a month to get a working replacement it sucks. I don't spend $70 for a mouse to be treated like a second rate citizen.
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I am about to order one of these and I have a question, do I have to install synapse for the mouse to work? I have read a lot of negative reviews on the software.
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I am about to order one of these and I have a question, do I have to install synapse for the mouse to work? I have read a lot of negative reviews on the software.
No you don't, I installed synapse set dpi to 800, uninstalled synapse and my dpi and polling rate stayed on the mouse. I think the only thing synapse is needed for is for macros.
post #236 of 345
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No you don't, I installed synapse set dpi to 800, uninstalled synapse and my dpi and polling rate stayed on the mouse. I think the only thing synapse is needed for is for macros.

Good to know, thanks. I guess there isn't a reason for keeping it after configuring the mouse since I'm not interested in macros?
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Does anyone know if the DA 2013 has tracking issues on the Artisan Raiden. My 3.4g skips terribly but i love the shape of the DA. But im willing to change if i find a mouse that works perfectly on this pad
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I'd have switched out of Razer if I could, but Razer mice fit my hands best. The only mouse that comes close is the Logitech G400. I haven't tried the G400s yet but it should fit, just don't feel like owning 2-3 mice at once right now.
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My DA 2013 just arrived. I had the 1st gen DA for 6 years and this newer version feels much better. I am liking it a lot so far. But, since we are talking about Razer, I have to say that once I tried to install Synapse I got a blue screen (first blue screen in ages). Tried again later, blue screen again. The 3rd time it installed properly, tried to run the program and guess what, blue screen. The next time it worked fine, I configured the mouse and I want to ask, can I now uninstall this POS software or am I going to lose my settings?

EDIT: Uninstalled the drivers, still getting blue screens. I also tried connecting it to other usb ports, no luck. I went back to my old DA and I am still getting blue screens!!!! Can someone help? frown.gif
Edited by starmanwarz - 5/31/13 at 10:58am
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Never heard of synapse giving blue screens I use it for my black widow 2013 keyboard you sure something not installed right on your comp
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