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post #1 of 7
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Hi,
I'm looking for a new mouse for gaming. I currently use a Logitech G600. I don't play mmo's so I don't need lots of buttons. Just something tough and durable. I want something with a high-grade sensor, basically best of the best.

Have been looking at:
Corsair M95
Saitek Cyborg R.A.T 7/9

On a side note, the fact that the Cyborg is ambidextrous is really important to me. My hands are also fairly big about 18cm long.
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post #2 of 7
18cm? You mean fairly small then, or are you Asian?
Best of the best, well nothing easier than that wink.gif There were no discussion if there was a best mouse wink.gif
No, seriously, without an idea what you want it's best to read through the mice threads and see what you like - it's always a compromise which again is highly influenced by what your priorities are. Otherwise there were like 100s of "need new mouse threads that don't provide new information. The front page is full of redundant posts anyway.
post #3 of 7
Now I'm sure I'm going to catch a hell of a lotta hate for this, but you might like the func ms-3. I have big hands too, and it's an extremely comfortable mouse to use for extended periods of time.

The software is very easy to use and highly customizable, and it has seemed pretty precise to me. However, I know a lot of people have dismissed it for the sensor it uses, so YMMV with this mouse. I've had no issues with build quality or with it not working thus far.

As for other choices, I have owned a razer deathadder in the past which absolutely amazing to use. (although razer software has received quite the bad wrap as of recently). I don't know about the M95, but the Cyborg mice seem to work well, but have had some quality control issues in the past. They are wonderfully customizable, though. Hope that helps.
Edited by dude120 - 8/1/13 at 12:47am
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post #4 of 7
Thread Starter 
Thanks for the Func suggestion, and no, I'm Caucasian.
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post #5 of 7
Most people here woukd probably not conaider mice with A9500/9800 sensors as "the best of the best".

Ergonomics aside, which sensitivity do you play on?

@phlow: i would not consider 18cm length small O.o What size are your hands? biggrin.gif
post #6 of 7
More information would be helpful: what games do you play, what kind of grip, what pad, what bugdet, etc. Within your own suggestions' budget there are good ambidextrous mice such as Taipan or Sensei. Their sensors may not be the most accurate but tracking is stable enough for most games; unless you play FPS and are super OCD about precision (read: have a tendency to blame your equipment for your losses) they should do just fine.

Also I don't think the Cyborg mice are ambidextrous, they're right-handed last time I checked.
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post #7 of 7
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I use a Razer Goliathus Fragged Speed Edition, I play FPS, mostly: Far Cry 3, Team Fortress 2, Counter Strike: GO, ARMA 2, as well as others. I use a palm grip, would like something under $100 but budget can be stretched.
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BenQ XL2420T Coolermaster Quickfire Pro Cherry Blue Mechanic... Antec HCG 520W Modular Power Supply Fractal Design Define XL R2 Black Pearl 
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