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I have been using a G500 for some time now, but I would really like to try out something new. Does anyone know of a really light mouse that still uses the AVAGO ADNS-9500 laser that is in the G500?

Maybe a list of some weights of various mice and what they use for a sensor?

Thanks a ton for any help.

Perhaps something that is light with a better sensor then? I need at least 3000CPI though.

EDIT: I have read that the Avago ADNS 3090 is the best sensor to have in a mouse, is this true?
I will for sure get the Puretrak Valor then because it is very light and has 3500CPI, more than what I need.
Edited by hfcobra - 4/19/11 at 12:54am
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post #2 of 19
Your budget?
This is around $50

Light mouse, plenty of features.
I don't know much about sensors, but this users a double sensor to help on "uncertain" surfaces and has adjustable DPI.
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I would say the SS XAI.
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Light mouse, plenty of features.
Light mouse ?

Is not the heavy weight the main drawback of the RAT mice ?

BTW I think that few mice are lighter than the batteryless from a4tech but i don't know what sensor they are using.
post #5 of 19
my zowie ec2 seems pretty light to me
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post #6 of 19
lightest mouse around imo is like a ms 1.1 IMO. Only issue is having to manually mess with ur drivers to get 500hz polling rate.

But it aint gonna feel like a g500 sensor in the slightest. Might have to make some compromises.
    
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lightest mouse around imo is like a ms 1.1 IMO. Only issue is having to manually mess with ur drivers to get 500hz polling rate.

But it aint gonna feel like a g500 sensor in the slightest. Might have to make some compromises.
It's going to feel better.
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Light mouse ?

Is not the heavy weight the main drawback of the RAT mice ?

BTW I think that few mice are lighter than the batteryless from a4tech but i don't know what sensor they are using.
Just got my RAT3 today. It's very light. Full DPI it seems very responsive and light.
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It's going to feel better.
Hahah indeed. I have like 7 of them playing around best mouse ever.

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Alright, thanks for the input. I think that I will wait for the puretrak mouse because I really need to have the 3000CPI otherwise it feels REALLY slow to me and I would hate the mouse.
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