Best Gaming Mice – October 2017

If you’re currently in the market for a great gaming mouse, we’ve made a list for you with our favorites. These are some of the most highly rated and best-selling mice that you will want to check out before making your next purchase.

1. BenQ ZOWIE FK1/2 E-Sports Ambidextrous Optical Gaming Mouse

ZOWIE leads the pack here with an all around quality product. Great sensor, great shape, and extremely satisfying mouse clicks.

Combining the ZOWIE standards with the Avago 3310 optical sensor is a serious win for all gamers. One of the key features included in this mouse is the low lift-off distance. The new model features a 1.5 ~ 1.8mm lift-off distance which should please any serious enthusiast.

2. Logitech G403 Prodigy RGB Wired Gaming Mouse

The Logitech brand continues to be a leader in the gaming industry and for valid reasons. At just 90g, this ergonomically designed body with help you to mold your hand for superior comfort, even when playing for hours at a time. The rubber grips on both the left and right sides give you the additional control you were hoping for. In addition, it features a 10g removable weight so you can tune the mouse to your exact preference.

If you were hoping to step up the accuracy in your game, this Logitech is a great choice. With one of the world’s most advanced sensors, this Logitech mouse is used by eSports pros throughout the world, so you should be able to trust in it as well.

Finally, you can completely customize this mouse to your own unique style. Choose from a color palette of up to 16.8 million colors or brightness levels. Then, configure the 6 programmable buttons so you can easily execute those complex actions. There are 5 sensitivity levels and you can easily switch between them even during gameplay. Choose from 200 – 12000 DPI based on your needs.

3. SteelSeries Rival 310 Gaming Mouse

SteelSeries is back with its newest iteration of the Rival, and they’ve made some changes.

The exclusive TrueMove3 sensor offers ultra-low-latency with rapid-response tracking. This allows for the most natural mouse movement that is accurate as well. The 1-to-1 tracking paired with the 12,000 CPI and 350 IPS delivers the optimal e-sports performance.

With the ability to adjust the CPI from 3,500 to 12,000 CPI, you can achieve an advanced jitter reduction. Another perk is the 50-million click mechanical switches plus the split-trigger buttons. Both of these will deliver durability with a consistent click feel.

The lightweight materials this mouse is made from will reduce the weight down to just 88.3g for fast movement and gameplay. It also offers an ergonomic right-handed design to ensure optimum balance with all grips. You can choose from 16.8 million colors and the reactive illumination will respond to all in-game events including health, kills, low ammo and more.

4. Zowie EC1-A/EC2-A

Zowie is known for its functionality and straightforward performance and these two models prove why.

The DPI button is located on the bottom of this mouse and easily cycles through your DPI profiles. You can choose from 400 / 800 / 1600 / 3200 DPI. You’ll know which setting you are on based on the color of your scroll wheel.

They both feature the acclaimed 3310 optical sensor which has no smoothing or mouse acceleration even at your lowest DPI.

Both mice are fairly lightweight with the EC1-A weighing 92g and the EC2-A weighing just 93g. The EC2-A seems to be better suited toward a claw and fingertip grips.

5. Razer DeathAdder Elite

This Razer is equipped with 16,000 DPI and true tracking at 450 inches per second and it offers an astounding resolution accuracy of 99.4% making it an esports favorite. Its been tested to be durable up to 50 million clicks.

This model comes with the new Razer Mechanical Mouse Switches that were co-designed by Omron. They offer a fast response time and a ton of responsiveness.

Featuring two rubber side grips, you’ll always be in control during your game and the additional DPI buttons will allow you to tweak the sensitivity just when you need it most, even in the middle of a match.

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