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This piece of candy.

It was only $15, and my current Kensington one is just getting old and decrepit.

Sure be here Friday, and once it comes, I'll provide some pictures and a review for anyone who wants these so called "premium" mouse pads, and how good...or bad...they actually are. For only $15 though, I'm not really expecting that much, but how much can you expect from a mouse pad in the first place?

Does anyone own this pad already, or any other Razer pads?
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have the old version of the Goliathus Speed (different size and no razer splash) as well as a razer mantis control (same as goliathus control with different print and slightly less sturdy thread which has a tendency to fray a bit more at the edges).

Both are excellent for me. I love the hue size and the padding. They are both good surfaces (although they have very different feels friction wise).

Not going to lie and say they are the best things for improving your game (mousing surfaces aren't a huge deal these days. They either work or don't work). Its mostly a comfort thing (and damn i think these are comfortable).
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I have Goliathus Speed too, love the size, very comfortable to me.
Other razer pad? scarab which is hard plastic
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Just bought this also waiting on shipping wld,like to hear ur thoughts on it
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Does the G700 work well with the Goli speed or Razer Scarab ?
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Originally Posted by Sainix View Post
Just bought this also waiting on shipping wld,like to hear ur thoughts on it
Yea, this thing is on the way to my house now according to NewEgg's tracking. All the times I have bought from NE the item has arrived at around 10AM, and it's now 1PM, so I guess our local UPS is just running a little slow today.

EDIT: w00t, just got it in the mail.

The box for the Goliathus was pretty neat to be honest, looked really professional and just overall "cool".

The actual mousepad now is, for a lack of words, amazing. The padding is so smooth, and my MX518 just glides over it. And I can't stress enough how much it glides, the pad is that smooth.

Booted up MW2 just now and did some tests with it, and my aim is very much more loose, but in a good way. I can definitely tell they are much more smooth, and do not have any stutters like they did with my old mousepad.

Overall, definitely a great purchase for only $15. Hope you are happy with your purchase as much as I am Sain.
Edited by Invisible - 4/1/11 at 10:48am
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post #7 of 23
Yup just got mine today with my naga and it just feels so super smooth compaired to my old one im loving it a lot so far great buy
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post #8 of 23
I have one too and I LOVE IT. I roll it and put it back so i don't get cat hair on it or drinks spilled on it. Been a amazing mouse pad!!
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Got the Goliathus Control edition for about 2-3 years now, paired with the Razer Copperhead tempest blue edition mouse it is just simply awesome
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post #10 of 23
I have the Speed Alpha version as a backup. It's decent, very lacking when compared side by side to my PureTrak Talent though.
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