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I did, switched to a mionix and they don't use any of this glossy stuff so it won't feel "sticky" or anything.

A lot of people seem to use razer mice and have no problem with it, does anyone else feel that "icky" sensation when you hold the mouse?
post #2 of 38
Either you have sweaty or greasy hands


Try to not sweat please. Use A/C for gods sake.

I have the imperator, and I have 0 issues that consern me. Sure, it has glossy sides, and the lift off issue, but neither bother me.


What DOES bother me is the crap software. Although I just downloaded that once, set the settings, and uninstalled. Problem solved.
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well, i am not really bothered with them.. but they do feel a bit..cheap..for the price you pay.
    
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post #4 of 38
The Razer Mamba seems fine, never feels sticky or anything.
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It would have been nice if my current Deathadder was a bit heavier, other than that no complaints. But I do get your point, non glossy sides would have been nicer.
    
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post #6 of 38
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Originally Posted by De-Zant View Post
Either you have sweaty or greasy hands

Try to not sweat please. Use A/C for gods sake.
A/C + glossy/non-wicking material doesn't solve Hyperhidrosis I'm afraid, nor everyone's situation. Regardless the mouse itself should be designed better, not force people to adapt around it.

I used a Copperhead for many years and loved it because the sides provide amazing grip (see here ). None of Razer's mice since then have been able to replicate that.
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Originally Posted by exousia View Post
A/C + glossy/non-wicking material doesn't solve Hyperhidrosis I'm afraid, nor everyone's situation. Regardless the mouse itself should be designed better, not force people to adapt around it.

I used a Copperhead for many years and loved it because the sides provide amazing grip (see here ).
My thought was that if the room is hot, you sweat more and the plastic bothers you more. With A/C, you'd sweat less, and have proper grip on the mouse.
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post #8 of 38
I have absolutely zero issues with the glossy sides on my Lachesis.
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post #9 of 38
I had a huge problem thus modded mine to be foam instead of glossy black surfaced.
    
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post #10 of 38
Problem solved...

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My hands sweat like crazy though. Without that the mouse would be covered in sweat in 10mins. That's not even from intense gaming or anything. Just normal web browsing or whatever. What's bad is on the smoother side of the mousepad (rocketfish speed side) my fingers sweat and it gets on the mousepad. Then the mouse moves over the sweat and stops tracking . The control side is better about that though.
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