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URGENT: Shall I buy Deathadder ?

Poll Results: Which mouse do you prefer:

 
  • 69% (32)
    Deathadder
  • 19% (9)
    G500
  • 10% (5)
    Neither....both suck(post your choice in thread)
46 Total Votes  
post #1 of 46
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I sold off my graphics card today, so the only game I can play now is CS1.6.......... am going to buy a new mouse tomorrow morning (it is 12 at night here in India). I have my eyes set on the Deathadder. Please tell me now if there is any other mouse better than DA in that price-range.
If you dont have any advice just tell me which mouse you prefer. Come on guys, need instant help this time. Rep+ to all suggestions. Thanks in advance.
    
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post #2 of 46
I absolutely love mine.

Fits my choice of grip and styling. I've had it for about 2 years and beside the scroll click being unreliable (probably MY fault) it is flawless.
    
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post #3 of 46
I loved my Deathadder. I have a G5 now, and would probably take another Deathadder over it honestly.
    
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post #4 of 46
I love my deathadder. I bought one for work and one for sig rig!!
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post #5 of 46
I have a logitech G500. it was way cheaper, and in my opinion, better. it cost about $50.
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post #6 of 46
Yes, if you're a palm gripper

Basically a palm gripper rests his palm on the back of the mouse, and moves his arm as well to move the mouse. If you do not move the arm, and do not rest the hand on the mouse, but keep the fingers crooked and only move the mouse with the wrist and fingers, you're a claw/fingertip gripper.

It will work for all 3 grips, but it's the best for palm. It's a GREAT mouse anyhow.

Just be aware of the glossy side plastic that becomes VERY annoying when you're sweaty. If you're not sweaty, you'll have no issues.
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post #7 of 46
any of the saitek R.A.T. mice are great, and I had my microsoft sidewinder for 2.5 years and it's still great, but i just got the rat 7 because i like the customization
    
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post #8 of 46
Either the DA or Logitech Mx518 (from my experience) will work.
    
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post #9 of 46
Love my adder. You should goto a best buy and test one out.
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post #10 of 46
I originally used the deathadder until my cat chewed on the cord :/ It was a very nice mouse and very precise. The rubber feel can wear off but that is probably a long time down the road. I bought a new mx revolution and love it. But wireless isn't for everyone.
    
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