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Razer Deathadder vs Mionix Naos vs Logitech G500

post #1 of 11
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I've read countless reviews and opinions and can't seem to make up my mind.

I use a palm grip and I plan on getting a steel series qck pad. I can pick them all up at the same price.

Anyone have experience with at least 2/3 I have mentioned? Any comments would be nice! Thanks
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post #2 of 11
Can't go wrong with any of these mice. The Mionix has the most to offer, but it's also reflected in the price. Deathadder can be had for 45 dollars. G500 can be had for 58 dollars and the Mionix is at 90..so yeah..the price in this case tells you how good each of these mice are. Although, I wouldn't say the Mionix is 2x the mouse the Deathadder is.

Still the Naos has 5000+ dpi and you can change the color of the LEDs to whatever you want. That's so freakin' cool.

If you're looking for something in the middle the G500 is a nice choice.

If you want the best..I'd get the Naos.
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post #3 of 11
ive owned all 3, and the naos is by far my favorite, and best comfort wise. I also palm grip. Close second is the deathadder, but the fact that the naos is a "set it and forget it" where you just install an application, change your settings how you like them, and they are saved on the mouse forever sold me

it also has a ton of customizable colors and settings and just feels the most solid out of all 3

for some reason, i like my old mx518 to the g500..something about the shape didnt feel right to me
post #4 of 11
The Deathadder is the best mouse out of the three (in terms of faithfulness to your movement), but I heard that it skips on the QcK. It's probably been fixed by now though. It's worth a google search.
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post #5 of 11
Deathadder is definitely the best mouse of the bunch, though it would be nice if it had on-board memory to store all five of your profiles.

I have heard that it does store your current polling rate/dpi settings on the mouse though, which is the most important thing when switching across systems.

It is 1800 DPI / 500Hz by default though, which is what most people would use/recommend.
post #6 of 11
You won't be able to make up your mind based on other people's opinions in this case. The only way to get a definitive answer is to buy one and use it. You can acquire the G500 and Deathadder from Bestbuy and take advantage of their liberal return policy. The Naos is a little trickier, sadly.
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post #7 of 11
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I might just take advantage of that return policy and give it a try.

For the Mionix Naos, i was referring to the 3200, not the 5000 - so it is acutally in the same price range as the other two mice.

Is the g500 the same shape as the mx518? I owned a mx518 and I liked the shape of that mouse. The mionix also doesn't look too far from the g500 shape either..
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post #8 of 11
They're all great. But my G500 wheel broke. I now have to push down on it and scroll. It's difficult to push down enough but not middle-click.

Get the cheapest / whichever you think will be most comfortable.
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I might just take advantage of that return policy and give it a try.

For the Mionix Naos, i was referring to the 3200, not the 5000 - so it is acutally in the same price range as the other two mice.

Is the g500 the same shape as the mx518? I owned a mx518 and I liked the shape of that mouse. The mionix also doesn't look too far from the g500 shape either..

MX518 is better than the G500 (no acceleration in the sensor), so if you liked the MX518 just buy another one. You just missed the sweet deal for it on newegg tho.
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post #10 of 11
The deathadder is a simple classic mouse, nothing fancy, good DPI, good accuracy and nonoffensive aesthetics. (Yes I did buy one)
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