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I just pulled the trigger on a G700, I'm so sick of having cheap mouses.
I lurked a bit for info but I can't seem to find anything sure. So, tell me OCN, what's the best mousepad for a Logitech G700?
(Oh, just to point out, I tend to prefer hard surfaces)
     
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post #2 of 23
There is no such thing as "the best mouse pad for a G700".

There's what's compatible with iffy sensors and then there's what kind of surface your're biased to. If you don't have a bias then I would recommend the Artisan HIEN KAI.g3 any day of the week.
post #3 of 23
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Thanks for the input! I know that there isn't the omgperfectmousepad for every mouse in the world, but I kept reading something about some sensors being picky, and since there wasn't actually anyone talking about mousepads for this particular mouse I just stopped to ask. I really don't want to buy a 30€ mousepad to discover that it would have been better to buy another one of a different type.
For example, a lot of people are recommending the Steelseries SX. I personally don't even know how it feels like. Would it combine well? - but mostly, is all that money really worth it?
Lol it must have been asked like 30 time in the last week, sorry for that.
     
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post #4 of 23
sx def worth it. im using the 9hd now and if feels like i have an aimbot. i prefer my 9hd > sx becuz of size. im atually selling my sx right now for 40 if ur interested.
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post #5 of 23
Hard mouse pads are preferred for the G700 since it uses the same sensor as the G500, Xai, and Kone[+].
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post #7 of 23
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Quote:
Originally Posted by v193r;12033427 
sx def worth it. im using the 9hd now and if feels like i have an aimbot. i prefer my 9hd > sx becuz of size. im atually selling my sx right now for 40 if ur interested.

How's the material of the SX? And how does it compare to the 9HD?
     
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post #8 of 23
SX. It's aluminum and very fast, but still precise, lasts a long time, and tracks really well. Only two downsides I'd say are it's relatively louder than a cloth and could be a little bigger. I don't like the feel of cloth on my fingers and I had to keep buying new mousepads everyyear.
Edited by slytown - 1/16/11 at 2:21pm
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post #9 of 23
Quote:
Originally Posted by SHNS0;12034315 
How's the material of the SX? And how does it compare to the 9HD?
the sx is incredibly smooth due to it being aluminum. the 9hd has more resistance due to this. not as much as resistance as cloth, which makes it very pleasant since it takes a load of your hands.
the sx is an extremely well made mousepad so its pity for some that its not big enough. if you dont mind a small mousepad, the sx has superior tracking.
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post #10 of 23
i have always been a huge fan of the func surface 1030 pads.
they have different surface on each side of the pad incase you like it smooth or abit rough.

the last pad i had i used for almost 10 years before i got a new one, solid product.

http://www.func.net/products/archetype/index.html
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