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I am using the G9x; it comes with multiple grips and a weight set so that you can change the weight of the mouse to your liking. Without any weights it is one of the lightest mouse I have used, and I have absolutely no complaints about it in general; a great mouse all around IMO. Hope that helps... and I believe it uses the same laser as the G500.
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G9 would be just as heavy or more so than a g500. Roccat kone was the lightest mouse I have ever used but they are somewhat expensive and not sold in NA. Mine broke or I would still be using it :/
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I am using the G9x; it comes with multiple grips and a weight set so that you can change the weight of the mouse to your liking. Without any weights it is one of the lightest mouse I have used, and I have absolutely no complaints about it in general; a great mouse all around IMO. Hope that helps... and I believe it uses the same laser as the G500.
From what I can gather it is about the same weight as a G500 and those mice are actually pretty heavy imo. So I was thinking about the Puretrak mouse since it is supposed to weigh around 75g, where the G500 weighs around 135g I think.
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Just got my RAT3 today. It's very light. Full DPI it seems very responsive and light.
I read that the R.A.T. 7 is 154 grams (w/o the additional weights) which is more than my M705 with two AA batteries installed.

The a4tech wireless/batteryless mouse I mentioned is around 70/80 grams.

So could be nice to have any actual numbers about RAT 3/5/9 because seem easier to have access to the area 51 than having the exact weight of the RAT mice.
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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?
I don't think that mouse exists. The Xai might be the lightest I think, but it isn't that light.

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Maybe a list of some weights of various mice and what they use for a sensor?
That list exists, and it's available here: http://www.overclock.net/11138676-post1.html

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I need at least 3000CPI though.
You think you do, but you don't.

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I have read that the Avago ADNS 3090 is the best sensor to have in a mouse, is this true?
Currently false.

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I will for sure get the Puretrak Valor then because it is very light and has 3500CPI, more than what I need.
I'd wait until the weight is verified from multiple sources. The Valor may also have other unknown issues.
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I don't think that mouse exists. The Xai might be the lightest I think, but it isn't that light.


That list exists, and it's available here: http://www.overclock.net/11138676-post1.html


You think you do, but you don't.


Currently false.


I'd wait until the weight is verified from multiple sources. The Valor may also have other unknown issues.
bland and to the point, I like it. I actually just started using my mouse at 1800CPI and it is not that slow after only a couple minutes of using it. So is there a really light mouse that has 1800CPI, is not wireless, and has no acceleration or high LOD problems? Thanks for everyone's help so far and sorry for all the questions lol.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by hfcobra View Post
So is there a really light mouse that has 1800CPI, is not wireless, and has no acceleration or high LOD problems?
I'm fairly certain that the answer is no. Most mice with higher DPIs usually have high LODs as well. I think the closest you can get would be the Razer Abyssus, but only if you can get the scotch tape mod to work for it like you can with the Deathadder (since they use the same sensor). But that fix won't magically give the Abyssus side buttons, so if that's important to you the Abyssus isn't an option.

You can check here: http://www.overclock.net/11138676-post1.html
Edited by cuad - 4/19/11 at 4:00pm
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I'm fairly certain that the answer is no. Most mice with higher DPIs usually have high LODs as well. I think the closest you can get would be the Razer Abyssus, but only if you can get the scotch tape mod to work for it like you can with the Deathadder (since they use the same sensor). But that fix won't magically give the Abyssus side buttons, so if that's important to you the Abyssus isn't an option.

You can check here: http://www.overclock.net/11138676-post1.html
Alright, well I think for now I will just stick with the Xai. Gotta sell my other mice first though! Thanks for all your help and I will see what the reviews say about Puretrak's new mouse that is supposed to be ambidextrous and should be basically an ambidextrous version of the Valor.
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