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Is it worth getting it? Is there any difference between this one and the original one?

Which one would you prefer?

g500
or
The Limited Edition Deathadder?
Edited by SinX7 - 1/28/11 at 8:37pm
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Quote:
Originally Posted by SinX7;12182693 
Is it worth getting it? Is there any difference between this one and the original one?

Only the non-glossy sides, which are kind of annoying, but not worth buying if you already have a deathadder.
     
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You would prefer the DA over g500?
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I love my DA. Not sure if the new ones have DC/accell issues, but the old 1800 one rules.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by SinX7;12182720 
You would prefer the DA over g500?

For the feel, yes. I have owned a mx518, which is similar to the g500, and I hated the feel of it. Everyone is different though, so I would go try it out before you buy at a best buy or something.
     
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Alright, I'll see if I like the g500 or not. if not I'll get the DA biggrin.gif.

Thanks again!
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I own both the DeathAdder (1800 DPI) and the G500. They're both great mice, except the G500 is heavier, feels sturdier, and lacks the DeathAdder's infamous "Dirtmagnet" feature. However, I still feel much more comfortable with the DeathAdder.

If I had to choose now though, I would go with the G500. Why? It doesn't require you to install the software to change the DPI. The G500 also has the resistance free scroll wheel. Much fun to use.
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I own both the DeathAdder (1800 DPI) and the G500. They're both great mice, except the G500 is heavier, feels sturdier, and lacks the DeathAdder's infamous "Dirtmagnet" feature. However, I still feel much more comfortable with the DeathAdder.

If I had to choose now though, I would go with the G500. Why? It doesn't require you to install the software to change the DPI. The G500 also has the resistance free scroll wheel. Much fun to use.

If you're referring to the glossy sides, thats part of the entire point to this version of the DA. Razer listened to their competitive gaming fan-base and got rid of the ricer lighting and glossy sides.

Also, the G500 (and most Logitech mice for that matter) "feels" sturdier because its heavier, which is a bad thing for me, I want my mouse as light as possible.
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I own a G500 only because it was $35 from a black friday sale. It's insanely heavy and the weight isn't balanced unless you add MORE weight to it... ugh. Also, the scroll wheel, imo, is complete garbage. The notched mode feels cheap and loose - it's barely notched at all. I tried out a Deathadder in the past and, overall, thought it was alright. It kinda seemed awkward to pick it up compared to other mice, but I'm hoping the new rubber sides helps with that. I ordered one last night with the free shipping and $5 off codes.
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The DeathAdder Black is not Limited Edition, The Limited Edition is the "Signature" Balck version.
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