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Razer Deathadder a complete ripoff?

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Just noticed this today on hotdeals.

http://www.hotukdeals.com/deals/msi-...87488#comments

while the Deathadder:


So it seems the death adder is 10x more expensive than the MSI because it's a different colour and has Razer written on it? I presume they are of the same spec?
Edited by QuackPot - 3/2/11 at 12:51pm
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When did the MSI one come out? If it came out after, I'd say MSI ripped it off.
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Just because £3.99 one like deathadder does not mean its a deathadder. I the cheap one probably have a super cheap laser sensor and cheap quality while deathadder is one of the most reputed gaming mice.
    
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Not only that a ton of mouses look like each other a-ton, It's not ripping off each other it's sticking with innovative design, That's like saying every mouse is copying a IBM Because it clicks.
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post #5 of 8
Razer*

and it's most likely one of these seeing as top part doesn't cut off like a real DA.

http://item.taobao.com/item.htm?id=5962625999
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Probally the crap sensor from copperhead. I wouldnt get that
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Quote:
Originally Posted by HaiiYaa View Post
Probally the crap sensor from copperhead. I wouldnt get that
Its the crappy sensor for the Logitech G5/Sidewinder X5

1.35m/s Perfect control and malfunction rate on cloth.

Quote:
Originally Posted by Reflux View Post
No specs, have updated the review a little. I could possibly open up another if another comes in stock, but if another doesn't come in within the next week, I could open this one up.

Edit: On the back it does have some extra stats, sorry for my ignorance there.

Pixel Processing: 5.8 Megapixels/second
Refresh Rate: 7080/second
Maximum Acceleration: 20G
USB Speed: 125Hz/s
USB Data format: 16bit
Cable Length: 1.35m
Key life: 5 million times
Connection port: USB available
Computator (LOL): Compatible with Win95+
Size: 123mm x 69mm x 43mm

http://www.avagotech.com/pages/en/na...eam/adns-6010/
post #8 of 8
They have no shame at all. It literally looks exactly the same as a DA.
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