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I just recently received a replacement wireless laser desktop from Microsoft. Its the new 6000 series v3. It sucks. With my old 4000 series I could play WOW with no problems. The new one keys stick, mouse is sluggish and i hate it, LOL.

So I'm looking at getting a mechanical keyboard and a new mouse.

I'm looking looking at getting:

http://shop.steelseries.com/us/index...ries-6gv2.html

http://shop.steelseries.com/us/index...r-mouse-1.html

With the 30% off I'm looking at $138.88 shipped.

I'm thinking this is a pretty good deal.

Comments and Suggestions would be greatly appreciated.

Thanks
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post #2 of 17
keyboard is good. I would recommend the Logitech G500 over the steelserries mouse though.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...-318-_-Product
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post #3 of 17
xai is definately better than g500 especially 30% off

they use the same sensor anyway but the xai has more of a shape that anyone could use. and isnt it nice to have the samme brand ?
post #4 of 17
Just bought a 6gV2 and I love it. I use a razer abyssus which has a simple shape like that mouse but comes at a much lower cost.
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Originally Posted by HaiiYaa View Post
xai is definately better than g500 especially 30% off

they use the same sensor anyway but the xai has more of a shape that anyone could use. and isnt it nice to have the samme brand ?
Yep they do have the same sensor. I just like the feel of the G500 better. I also like the fact that it has the weight system, and the quick scroll button.

I don't think I have ever had matching brand perephrials. Brb going to go buy a deathadder now
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post #6 of 17
Take a look at the Ikari..I've heard lots of good things about it.
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post #7 of 17
Get those two. The XAI is a beast.
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post #8 of 17
The keyboard is fine, but if you're just playing WoW and don't need the special features associated with most gaming mice such as small lift distances, disabling mouse acceleration, etc. which are mostly FPS features, then I think you'd be better off with a mouse that has more buttons so that you have quick access to more of your abilities. The G700, Naga, and the Steelseries WoW mouse come to mind, I personally prefer the G700 as the keys are clearly sculpted differently as opposed to the Naga, where it can be difficult to tell which button is which. I don't know much about the Steelseries mouse and it's a little too flashy for my tastes, but if you don't mind the looks and have the coupon, that's another option as well.
post #9 of 17
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I looked at the WoW mouse, but I don't need that many buttons, its too confusing to me, LOL.
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post #10 of 17
I have that keyboard and a Razer Deathadder. Both are pretty and both work very well.
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