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post #8431 of 14566
the Razer Armadillo is a cord weight like the Evo-G that cost $20 how much do you think they will charge for the Bungee my guess is not $9.95 lol

don't be silly if your remotely interested buy it now while you can.
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Just a quick question since we're already discussing mice. Do people prefer heavy or light mice or does it all just boil down to user preference? I'm using a G500 with 27G added weight. Going down to 10.2 for further testing.
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Do people prefer heavy or light mice or does it all just boil down to user preference?
Light mice. I can't even use cordless mice because of the battery weight.
Your question is confusing btw.
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Sorry about that. Let me reword it better.
When gaming do you guys prefer light or heavy mice?
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Originally Posted by thisispatrick View Post
Just a quick question since we're already discussing mice. Do people prefer heavy or light mice or does it all just boil down to user preference? I'm using a G500 with 27G added weight. Going down to 10.2 for further testing.
It depends on you. Light mice allow for twitchier movements, while heavy mice make movements smoother.

Personally, I don't like either extreme. Too light and I lose some accuracy, too heavy and I can't aim fast enough.
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Ok I'm asking because I think I'm a tad weird. I have my mouse as heavy as possible and set the DPI to ~2k+
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Ok I'm asking because I think I'm a tad weird. I have my mouse as heavy as possible and set the DPI to ~2k+
I mostly use light mice since they aren't as fatiguing. Light mice and ~800 DPI.
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Well unless the blacks require even less force than the browns to actuate I'm not sure how I could like them less.
My problem with the browns thus far seems to be bottoming out too frequently while I type.

Another thing I think which I think might be contributing to my dislike of the Deck while I'm gaming is the keys themselves; they're a bit narrower than those on the Das or my previous board (could be over thinking things now I suppose).

As for Topres:
Oh ok I see certain keys are different with resistence based on how you should be typing / gaming (no?).
Should have got a Filco Blue Cherry keyboard. Not too stiff. Not too light.

And the Deck keys are NOT smaller than normal - optical illusion. We get posts like this all the time at Geekhack but if you actually measure the keycap surface they are identical. Key manufacturers aren't stupid.

From the Geekhack Key Reference Wiki



P.S. And how is that USB working our for ya?
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I asked Manyak to add a linklist to the Mechanical Keyboard Guide. ie Key Reference, NKRO, IBM, Topre, All About Keys, etc. that way I don't have to look for a bookmark or see you plug your wiki anymore. you just want more reps than me
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Don't forget the USB versus PS/2 wiki. My fav.
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