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post #11 of 14
I went to the MX518 with steel series soft cloth to Xai with soft cloth didn't like it so brought the 9HD, all I can say is it's fantastic! Really worth the upgrade.
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post #12 of 14
I had the mx518 and upgrade to a da due to prediction and the da having a superior sensor. Then upgraded to the xai due to the da annoying me with its glossy sides and because the xai has an even more superior sensor. I used my xai with a qck heavy and have no prob with neg accel although many ppl claim they have. Then upgrade my qck to my 9hd due to the cloth attacting dust and lint and due to the superior surface designed espically for the avago-9500 sensor(xai, g500, and others). Ive felt my game increase with each upgrade.

Tl;dr I think the mx518 is a casual gaming mouse. If you want serous trackion then consider the da or xai.
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Thanks for all the advice. So the 9HD/4HD is the preferred choice over the SX?
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post #14 of 14
Quote:
Originally Posted by Limes View Post
Profiles cannot be created without them. Sorta defeats the purpose if you are used to 1600 dpi or such, but afterwards you probably won't need to install them ever again, so thats another good thing.
I'm not sure if that is true. I have all my setting saved on the mouse without using the software.

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Thanks for all the advice. So the 9HD/4HD is the preferred choice over the SX?
Yes!
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