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post #21 of 51
i have the X8 AND its awesome. This is sad news.
post #22 of 51
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Originally Posted by meetajhu View Post
i have the X8 AND its awesome. This is sad news.
Same here. Best mouse I've ever owned.
post #23 of 51
My father had a Sidewinder joystick that was pretty 1337.
post #24 of 51
sidewinder x4 aint so bad. i just bought it yesterday as a replacement for my razer lycosa. I cannot stand mechanical keyboards and thier "design" too bulky for my liking. I need something like a laptop keyboard AND QUIET!
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post #25 of 51
aww. i love my sidewinder x5 mouse and regular sidewinder mouse with the screen for macros.

although i static blast myself on the damned metal scroll wheel all. the. time...

i need to stockpile a few mice for the future then
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post #26 of 51
Sidewinder X6 keyboard = amazing.

The rest of it I could not care for. Oh well... nothing much lost really. Now if only Activision would go away...
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post #27 of 51
I really like my SideWinder X6 (Btw, is it "winder" as in the word "wind", like in the weather, or the word "rewind" like on a remote control?) It's nice to type on for a rubber dome, and I can place the numpad on the left which's a killer for Blender.
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post #28 of 51
I bought the original Microsoft Sidewinder Joystick, from 1995 or 1996, hardly ever used it, but still have it, like new, in it's box
 
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post #29 of 51
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Originally Posted by xeeki View Post
I really like my SideWinder X6 (Btw, is it "winder" as in the word "wind", like in the weather, or the word "rewind" like on a remote control?)
Wow.

Kind of want to sig this.
post #30 of 51
Damn this is a sad day

When it comes to peripherals I like to stick with either Logitech or Steelseries and this is making me sad. The Sidewinder X6 was a great keyboard and the Sidewinder X8 was the first wireless gaming mouse I even bothered trying out and I liked it.

It's such a shame. But you never know they might bring it back
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