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HP Mouse DC172AT vs Microsoft Wheel Mouse Optical

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HP Mouse DC172AT

http://h10010.www1.hp.com/wwpc/ca/en...-80745859.html





Microsoft Wheel Mouse Optical

http://www.microsoft.com/hardware/mo...s.aspx?pid=008







Topics not about the looks but the feel of the mouse. I have these two at my house and I don't know which one is better. I think I might like the Microsoft one a bit more even tho I'm used to using the Hewlett Packard one. My neighbor just gave me this mouse for my brothers computer, but I don't know if I want to give him that one if its better than the mouse I'm currently using. A little help please.




At newegg the hp one cost more than the microsoft one. I wonder which one has better response times...

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16826105185

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16826700044
Edited by IlovetheChosenone - 3/9/11 at 10:54am
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post #2 of 8
WMO obviously, best mouse of all time.
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The MS Mouse is much better.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by WMO1.1a View Post
WMO obviously, best mouse of all time.
Were you being sarcastic or no, I couldn't tell.
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Awww... I like the feel to the hp more, just tried this MW out for a bit and I definitely prefer the HP mouse more. The Microsoft Wheel makes loud noises when I scroll. Now that I feel this Microsoft mouse, it feels like it was made for a person with bigger hands then mine. While the HP one feels like medium size/small hands. I'd say my hands are medium sized.
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post #6 of 8
I am going to tell you, the feel for your mouse might be your opninon.

WMO scroll wheel and microswitches and build quality feel might be garbage, but that sensor and specifically that mouse has probably won more high-profile counterstrike tournaments and leagues more than any other. The Hp mouse on the otherhand, will never be seen in competitive play. Also the life span of WMO is very long, its a durable mouse, but the hp one (which is a rebranded logitech mouse) i would consider a disposable mouse.
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I have alot of fond memories of the MWO use that I loved it until I got my hands on a G5, one computer at my school has one and I always go to that one for the nostalgia
    
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post #8 of 8
wmo is much better.


Just manually bump the polling rate via HIDUSBF
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