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I've read some issues with this mouse ( tracking for one ), are they true? Also what is the biggest problem you've had with it?
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I'm not aware of any issues, I just don't see how someone would be able to deal with a mouse like that.
post #3 of 11
People with huge hands (like me) would deal with it happily

I've heard of some issues but after asking on the R.A.T. group on OCN they said there weren't any issues. It may have been resolved in firmware updates.
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Originally Posted by fr0st. View Post
People with huge hands (like me) would deal with it happily

I've heard of some issues but after asking on the R.A.T. group on OCN they said there weren't any issues. It may have been resolved in firmware updates.
How big is your hand? ( Is there a specific way to measure the size of a hand? )
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I tried several different surfaces and found the mouse to track rather sporadically. It would jump around a lot. I've since moved on to a G500 and used the same few mouse pads and not had any issues. I could of had a bum model, but in the end, the shape just wasn't doing it for me either. Give it a shot. I loved the look of the mouse. It just wasn't right for me.
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The only problem I have had Is I cannot seem to get the software to work. It was fine on a previous windows install but now when I attempt to run the profile editor it gives me an error and I have found no way to fix it thus far which means I cannot adjust the sensitivity or set the buttons. It works well for games and it's quite comfortable but I would have bough something else.

I have not seen others with this problem so I think I'm the outlier here.
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post #7 of 11
I have a RAT 5 and a full black mouse pad and zero tracking problems
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post #8 of 11
Quote:
Originally Posted by Final Version View Post
How big is your hand? ( Is there a specific way to measure the size of a hand? )
Tip of your pinky to tip of your thumb when stretched out.

Incidentally, this is also the size of your member.

and i bet everyone just checked
post #9 of 11
Does not play well with gray mouse mats.

Other than that, I have no issues with it.

...and I don't have hands, I have meat hooks.
post #10 of 11
I think the main issue, if any, is that it doesn't like glossy surfaces at all.
I use mine on a solid black mat and have zero issues at any dpi setting.
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