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Hey guys ...

@ Corupt : If looks was everything ... my life and pc would suck terribly ... I prefer functionality ova looks ... if it works well then it's good ...

@ All :


The price difference between the Deathadder and mx518 is very minimal in my country ... so it seems that i will be saving a tad extra for the deathadder ...


Is the deathadder an ok mouse for a Claw type user ... I have pretty big hands as well ...

Is the black edition better than normal ... How much difference can the rubber grip sides make ?? ...
The ergonomics of Logitech's mice vary greatly from mouse to mouse and between individuals. I've owned the MX518, G5, G500, G9, and several others, and all gave me hand pains and I ended up having to replace... usually with Razers or MS mice like Sidewinders.

By the way, I have big hands too. I'm 6'5". I'd strongly recommend against Logitech. A mouse should fit into your hand and immediately give you power in games; you shouldn't have to "get used to it". While I was using my Logitech mice, I SUCKED at every FPS I played. When I got switched to the Deathadder or similar mice, it was like a switch had flipped, and I was better than everyone else. FPS games, especially when you don't play all day, take no skill; they just take good mice.

I would probably recommend the rubber grips if you have oily hands. With the slick texture mice, gunk builds up rather quickly and the mouse can get rather gross. I'm a bit of a clean-freak though; Zowie makes a wonderful mouse that's basically a spitting image of the Deathadder called the EC-1; the white version is pure slick, and it's the most comfortable and effective mouse I've ever tried. Optical like the Deathadder too.

Also, try to get a mouse with at least 2000 DPI. A powerful sensor is a must; you should tweak the hardware DPI high and software DPI low.

...And Deathadder is claw or palm. I switch between the two to keep comfortable. Palm for stealthy or tactical gameplay, claw for fast-paced and hectic.
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Hey aaronmonto,

That is 1 very impressive write up ... thank you for the information ...

I can't seem to find a Zowi in my country ... and seems the Deathadder has been recommended so far I will give it a try ...

I know I am bouncing in topics a bit ... but ... How does the deathadder compare to the abyssus ??
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post #13 of 65
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Originally Posted by Emissary of Pain View Post
How does the deathadder compare to the abyssus ??
they say that the abyssus tracks worse than the deathadder. (has jitter on certain mouse pads)
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post #14 of 65
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Well ... then it's decided ... Deathadder all the way ...

Deathadder + Sphex = 1x broke but happy gamer ... LMAO ...

Thanks for all the information !!

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I have a deathadder, don't do it..... mx500/10/18 if you have to, otherwise a nice g500? Some steelseries... just no deathadder... I have one now and its the worst ever, even as the black edition.

They may look/feel nice, but their drivers are the worst ever.....
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post #16 of 65
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Unfortunately I am a claw grip ... Most of the mice I have used have been way to small so I was basically forced into a claw grip so i could use the mice comfortably ... lol ...
I used to be the same way. But you can use claw grip on the deathadder just fine, I switch in between a claw and palm grip when im gaming.
     
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Originally Posted by snoogins View Post
I have a deathadder, don't do it..... their drivers are the worst ever.....
Anyone else having the same thoughts ?? ... what makes u say the drivers are so bad ??


Quote:
Originally Posted by EpicPie View Post
You can use claw grip on the deathadder just fine.
Good to know ...


The driver thing worries me now ... is this a legit problem or just 1 person who doesn't like the drivers ...
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The drivers are perfectly fine. Never had any problems with them.
     
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G9x

The G9x is defiantely out of my price range ... It looks like a great mouse but there is no way I could ever justify spending that just yet ...
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