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post #11 of 41
Just checked by placing both mice their base on top of eachother. The Revel is probably a tinsy wee bit wider and longer, but we're talking like 1 mm on each side. If anything it's closer in size to the Kana then a Sensei.
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post #12 of 41
Thanks, that's actually very good news for me. I thought noone is interested in remaking Kana. I'll most likely buy it when i'd be more free with my budget.
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Well it's not like the Kana v2 was that great in terms of sensor. Like I said, the Revel is pretty much the same size and you get an upgrade on top of it as well (3360 ftw).
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post #15 of 41
I thought the Revel was identical to the DM1 PRO S. Should've bought that instead... DM1 PRO S at least feels a lot wider and bulkier than Rival 100.
post #16 of 41
Pretty close. I didn't have my DM1 Pro S and Revel at the same time, but I can't remember the Pro S feeling much different than my Revel.

From their websites.

Revel Approximate Size: 125.7mm x 67.5mm x 39mm
DM1 Size: 126 x 68 x 39 mm
post #17 of 41
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Originally Posted by CorruptBE View Post

Well it's not like the Kana v2 was that great in terms of sensor. Like I said, the Revel is pretty much the same size and you get an upgrade on top of it as well (3360 ftw).

not gonna lie, the Revel came to mind instantly. That being said, glad somebody with more experience recommended it and not me.
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post #18 of 41
Actually, numbers-wise they both are closer to sensei, not Kana. Well anyway i just need it to be narrow enough, that's all.
post #19 of 41
I'll see if I can take a few pictures but I g2 go somewhere in 2 hours at the other end of Belgium.

EDIT:

Pictures







Looks like the Revel just has a bit more of a pronounced rear.
Edited by CorruptBE - 9/12/16 at 11:53am
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post #20 of 41
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Oh wow, I wasn't notified about all the other responses!
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Originally Posted by deepor View Post

I guess you could try the Logitech G Pro. Comparing Kana V2 and the G Pro, there's differences between the shapes and what your fingers do on the right side of the mouse, but that might be fine. I like both a lot.

I actually have G Pro right under my hand since a few days smile.gif

Here is is quick review:

Pros:
  • The shape is nearly perfect for my hand (~18 cm).
  • My index- and middlefinger are exactly on the right spot at claw grip.
  • My thumb fits under the side buttons.
  • Coming from the Kana v2, the shape is very similiar, so it didn't took much time to get used to it.

Can't call them pros or cons yet, need a bit more time:
  • Leftclick is almost too light.
  • The G Pro is a bit lighter than a Kana v2 (83 g vs. 88 g), but I can feel the difference a lot. Although the sensitivity and DPI are the same, movements (left to right or vice versa) feel a lot quicker because it's lighter.
  • The scrollwheel seems ok so far, can't say about it, it just works.

Cons:
  • Rightclick is extremely light, clicked them accidentally a few times.
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