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hey.
right now i am using the razer abysuss mirror edition and this mouse is uncomfortable with my right hand =/
so i am looking for a good looking mouse that will suit for claw grip users i like to play fps games and mmos
i am also looking for a good keyboard i have roccat one but it has alot of problems...
your help will be much appreciated thanks
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I recently ordered a CM storm spawn to test out. I love the shape and feel of the G9x, but I am questioning the accuracy of the laser. It seems like sometimes I miss the mark. Maybe it is the mouse pad (or lack of mouse pad). So now I am going to try going back to an optical mouse and see how that works. I have also ordered a mouse pad, then I will be able to test the two side by side.

I have large hands, I palm a mouse surfing the web, but gaming I claw/ finger tip the mouse. So I have found a smaller, lighter mouse is better for me. I used a mx518 for 5-6 years and it makes my hand hurt after hours of intense gaming. I still use the old mx518 for surfing the web, the thing just will not die! lol

As far as keyboards, I personally have used Logitech and they all work great. Even my old g15 version 1 still works. Quality is hard to beat.
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i see 2 types of this mouse one is
CoolerMaster CM Storm Spawn Gaming Mouse
and second is
CoolerMaster CM Storm Xornet Gaming Mouse
is there any difference?i remember alot of people offered this mouse for claw grip users..
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i see 2 types of this mouse one is
CoolerMaster CM Storm Spawn Gaming Mouse
and second is
CoolerMaster CM Storm Xornet Gaming Mouse
is there any difference?i remember alot of people offered this mouse for claw grip users..

Yes there is a difference. The sensor is different (both optical) but the spawn is higher (3500dpi I think) and the Xornet is 2000dpi. I actually ordered the Xornet myself, I just could not remember the name while posting the last post. hehe redface.gif
     
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post #5 of 15
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the xornet looks really good...but should i get the highest dpi?because its the same price and i liked the look of xornet....
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post #6 of 15
I palm my mouse (Logitech G400) so can't recommend a mouse for your style....

However I recently bought a Microsoft Sidewinder X4 keyboard. And I love it. Its backlit, has extra function keys if you want them but are not in the way of normal use. And it has something like 16 or 18 key rollover which is supposedly very nice.
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the xornet looks really good...but should i get the highest dpi?because its the same price and i liked the look of xornet....

On amazon I found the price of the Xornet a tad cheaper. I like the look of the Xornet better also. I'm not sure which one will be better as far as dpi. I'm taking a gamble and trying the cheaper/ better looking one. I have spent at hours trying to find a small, optical mouse with 5 buttons for claw grip. Every mouse has flaws but CM has released updated software that seems to have fixed most the flaws from what I have seen.

Maybe someone that owns one will comment in this thread.


http://www.amazon.com/CM-Storm-Xornet-Switches-SGM-2001-BLON1/dp/B005TEPB74
http://www.amazon.com/CM-Storm-Spawn-Switches-SGM-2000-MLON1/dp/B004RJJMBI


Oh yea, I heard that these mice work better on a light colored mouse pad. So I bought this also (from recommendations)
http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B000TD0QU2/ref=oh_details_o02_s00_i00
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post #8 of 15
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Looks like right now my mouse is running on 1850 dpi i can go above but its too hard to control xD that means getting the xornet will be fine btw if i am getting this mouse will it work good on my razer goliathus mouse pad?
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Looks like right now my mouse is running on 1850 dpi i can go above but its too hard to control xD that means getting the xornet will be fine btw if i am getting this mouse will it work good on my razer goliathus mouse pad?

Honestly, I cannot say anything other than what I have been reading. I have order them, but not sure when they will arrive. I opted for the cheapest shipping, just checked and it has not even left yet.
I have never bought a mouse pad before this order (always used free ones or no mouse pad). I only bought this one because a review I saw said the mouse worked best this way. So I though I would try it out.
     
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