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So do you think 3988 > 3310 as well? I

Technically speaking, yes.
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post #1722 of 2765
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Technically speaking, yes.

I hated the EC1-A at first, coming from a Deathadder. But after a week of not being on the PC, and forcing myself to use the EC1-A for a few days, it actually feels a lot better, besides the insanely stiff Mouse 1 + Mouse 2. Now I'm unsure about the 3988 vs 3310 thing.
post #1723 of 2765
I haven't heard the EC1 having "insanely stiff" buttons, especially after the lighter Huano switches replaced the heavy Huano switches.
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I hated the EC1-A at first, coming from a Deathadder. But after a week of not being on the PC, and forcing myself to use the EC1-A for a few days, it actually feels a lot better, besides the insanely stiff Mouse 1 + Mouse 2. Now I'm unsure about the 3988 vs 3310 thing.

Seems like you've missed a few years of OCN discussion and findings tongue.gif They are very similar, based on the same architecture (9800 family), but 3988 has higher framerate
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I haven't heard the EC1 having "insanely stiff" buttons, especially after the lighter Huano switches replaced the heavy Huano switches.

Its just that the deathadder has light switches. For me EC series is too light
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I haven't heard the EC1 having "insanely stiff" buttons, especially after the lighter Huano switches replaced the heavy Huano switches.

I'm using my Zowie AM right now and I don't really think the clicks are that stiff or anything.
    
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I'm using my Zowie AM right now and I don't really think the clicks are that stiff or anything.

For me the best click feeling is either the g303 or g302 from logitech, or the right mouse click on the rival 300. Left is not near as good
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I hated the EC1-A at first, coming from a Deathadder. But after a week of not being on the PC, and forcing myself to use the EC1-A for a few days, it actually feels a lot better, besides the insanely stiff Mouse 1 + Mouse 2. Now I'm unsure about the 3988 vs 3310 thing.
Buttons are much better than the ones on the DA ,for me at least. I was unable to claw the DA because of how tight I hold my mouse ,which resulted in missclicks all over the place. The stiffness on the EC2-A is a life saver.
Both are good,but I prefer a "raw"er feel and I think the 3988 delivers more of it,because of the higher framerate. It's one step closer to the 3366,which is miles away concerning the smoothing feel.
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I haven't heard the EC1 having "insanely stiff" buttons, especially after the lighter Huano switches replaced the heavy Huano switches.

Since when does Zowie use the lighter Huanos? I don't remember exactly, was it with with EC eVo CL?
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I received the new(est), post-recall BenQ EC2-A earlier today. Can confirm it's using what I think are the same Huanos as in the older black & white versions. BenQ direct / Rexflo have some of the latest Huano versions in stock in the US.
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