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I have the G500 right now but everyone keeps saying how nice the Deathadder is and I am thinking of trying it out. Is it really worth spending $50 to try one out or not?
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DeathAdder

Easily one of the best mice on the market
     
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Originally Posted by Balsagna View Post
DeathAdder

Easily one of the best mice on the market
I already own the G500 and I am wondering if it is worth the money to try out the Deathadder. I know it is one of the best, but so is the G500, so I am not sure if the money will be worth it or not. Plus, they have a lot of differences so that is another reason that I am asking this question.
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post #4 of 14
< G500 owner

You already have a G500. If you love it (not just like it) I'd say don't bother spending the money.
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post #5 of 14
DeathAdder is the best mouse I've ever used, and I use a claw grip (usually palm prefers it).

Plus the Black Edition is out.
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post #6 of 14
Go for a DeathAdder if you can find the original 1800DPI one. Awesome sensor, awesome mouse.
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I went to Best Buy the other day and tried them both. I liked the DeathAdder more, so I bought that one. I really love it for gaming. I'm pretty happy with my choice, plus, it was $5 cheaper . It's really comfy to hold.
    
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post #8 of 14
G500 would be the choice.
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post #9 of 14
Deathadder 3G. optical "infared" > laser
Edited by cuad - 2/14/11 at 5:02pm
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post #10 of 14
Quote:
Originally Posted by Yor_ View Post
Go for a DeathAdder if you can find the original 1800DPI one. Awesome sensor, awesome mouse.
People can't seem to let go of the past.

The 3500 DPI Avago ADNS-S3888 works fine w/ V2.41+ or V.100 BE firmware.


@ OP

It's a preference thing. One is neither better than the other if you yourself don't like it.
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