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post #21 of 29
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Originally Posted by wastedkid View Post
This kid, is the next BoXXy, i swear!

That is just so bad.

Like a V6!


Now, about your mouse, the G500 is a very nice one, that will feel the same as that awesome G5. Also, have you ever tried a razer deathadder?

This is a G500

Edited by SpeedNuggeT - 1/25/11 at 3:58pm
post #22 of 29
Well I was at my parents house yesterday and I took a pic of their g5 and felt it and yes.... Its lighter and its balanced differently. Its close to the same shape as the g500 but it is different and slightly smaller. I will say after playing with it I still like the G500 a tad bit better. I ran with 3 light weights all the way forward in the g5 and I prefer the g500 empty with just the weight cartridge installed.
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Yes..... I can't believe anyone would be able to make a song about drinking cough syrup famous

That's what that song was about?! Wow...
    
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That's what that song was about?! Wow...

Yeah.... its about drinking sizzurp also called purple drank which is a mix of cough syrup and allergy medication.
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post #25 of 29
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I picked up a g500 because my g5v2 was dying. It's heavier, the weight isn't balanced, the shape isn't 100% the same, the scroll wheel is horrible, the extra side button is awkward, the sensor quality is random (took me three tries to get one that didn't have massive lift off jitter - this is a known QA issue according to their forums, but Logitech doesn't seem to care). Give me a g5v3, please.
Have to agree. I tried both and the new G500 is resting in the box, while i am using my 5 years old G5.

Shape, wheel, side buttons, top finish - i find those things better on G5. (I have the nova blue edition, or whatever it is called).
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post #26 of 29
Thread Starter 
Thanks for all the responses, after days of indecisiveness I've ended up with the Xai.

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Have to agree. I tried both and the new G500 is resting in the box, while i am using my 5 years old G5.

Shape, wheel, side buttons, top finish - i find those things better on G5. (I have the nova blue edition, or whatever it is called).
Indeed, managed to find a store where they had it after all. Only the sensor is obviously better, for the rest it's worse.
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post #27 of 29
Cool. I was thinking about Xai too, only drawback being I heard it couses windows to boot up slower than normal. Let us know how you like it.
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post #28 of 29
I see this thread is a little old, but I didn't notice anyone mentioning the lifetime warranty on the good ole' G5. RMA through logitech would be the best option for anyone with a worn out or broken G5 that would like to get another. That way, you don't have to settle for a similar yet different mouse (G500). Just my 2 cents, as that is what I would do if my G5 broke.
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You wont get another G5, they will send you g500 as a replacement.
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