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post #1991 of 2101
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This mouse causes the mouse pointer to move by itself both on my plastic pad and on the table. I've tinkered with the various LOD settings, but the problem persists.
Any suggestions?

Defective unit maybe.
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post #1992 of 2101
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Defective unit maybe.
Fixed it by using a cloth pad instead. Apparently the fk1 can't handle transparent pads very well.
post #1993 of 2101
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Fixed it by using a cloth pad instead. Apparently the fk1 can't handle transparent pads very well.

Oh alright, if your plastic pads are transparent then yes, most mice have trouble with that.
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post #1994 of 2101
Is there any way to confirm you receive the new firmware that supposedly improves click latency?
    
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post #1995 of 2101
anyone here have the g100s and could possibly post some size comparison pics? having some issues with mine and the fk1 seems like a reasonable replacement.
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anyone here have the g100s and could possibly post some size comparison pics? having some issues with mine and the fk1 seems like a reasonable replacement.

This picture is in the OP (FK1 in middle, G100s left side):



And I have a comparison of the G100s with the ZA11 in my video, ZA11 has the same length
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post #1997 of 2101
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This picture is in the OP (FK1 in middle, G100s left side):



And I have a comparison of the G100s with the ZA11 in my video, ZA11 has the same length

oops, my bad. thanks mate!
post #1998 of 2101
I want to test this mouse however no one yet has specified what serial number indicates the magical "fixed" version.
post #1999 of 2101
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I want to test this mouse however no one yet has specified what serial number indicates the magical "fixed" version.

http://www.overclock.net/t/1565512/looking-to-replace-my-fk1-wait-or-now/10#post_24219963
post #2000 of 2101

I can confirm this, as I just got a newer one:

OLD - FK201X14071003641
NEW - FK201X15051038924

This newer one is perfect. Scroll wheel works, as opposed to the X14 I had notch reg issues with. The wheel does feel a bit more tight/stiff, though. I can also notice a large difference in the click latency comparing the old model to the newer one. I also compared the newer one to a G700 I had laying around and I couldn't tell or feel the difference in latency. The newer FK1 does feel like the clicks are stiffer, but that is most likely because I'm comparing a broken in one to one fresh out of the box.



Edit: Mouse feet are still super thin, you need apply the extras included on top of the ones in place.
Edited by gene-z - 8/10/15 at 10:03am
    
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