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    Best Mouse

    whats the best mouse at around the £30-35 mark, i was looking at one of the Blue Razors or a Logitech

    Will be used for gaming and general mouse work alike

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    Re: Best Mouse

    I don't know the best one but i have the Logitech MX-1000 and its pretty damn good, especially for this price

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    Re: Best Mouse

    There is no best mouse IMO.

    Mice are a very personal item......I would at least try and use the ones you are interested in beforehand.

    I have found some mice make me stretch my fingers which hurts after a while, some make me scrunch my hand up etc
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    Re: Best Mouse

    I wrote a post about this very subject recently on my blog. [start shameless plug]If you are looking for a good gaming mouse then you can check it out[/end shameless plug], but to save you the trouble I'd recommend either the Logitech MX518 or the Razer Diamondback 3G which should fall in your budget.

    Even better, if you look hard enough you should be able to find a Razer Deathadder or Logitech G5 for close to £40. Check Amazon, eBay or Google's product search.

    But as shaithis says, a mouse is a very personal item and you should try before you buy. The Diamondback fits very well if you have small hands, whereas the Logitech mice tend to have a bigger shape.

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    Re: Best Mouse

    Logitech G5, scan have the silver one listed at about £32.

    I'll tell you what i think of it when it arrives, it should have been here Friday along with my Saitek Eclipse and a monitor stand...

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    Re: Best Mouse

    +1 for the G5.

    I've had mine nearly a year now and it's the best mouse I've owned. Totally top notch product.

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    Re: Best Mouse

    my intellimouse v4 (wired) hasn't let me down yet

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    Re: Best Mouse

    I have the MX518...no problems and is a great gaming mouse

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    Re: Best Mouse

    MX518 here....great mouse, but sadly doesn't fit my hand too well.
    Recently had a deathadder (Razer) and its cracking. Had it because it was like my older intelimouse v3 which I loved until I got very angry over a certain match on UT2004 and it ended up in pieces

    Shaithis is spot on. A mouse is a personal thing. Go with any of the major brands (Logitech, Microsoft, Razer ect...) and you won't go wrong, its just preference
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    Re: Best Mouse

    Quote Originally Posted by Agent View Post
    Recently had a deathadder (Razer) and its cracking. Had it because it was like my older intelimouse v3 which I loved until I got very angry over a certain match on UT2004 and it ended up in pieces
    This being the one reason i didn't by one, with my game tantrums it wouldn't last a week My Logitech Click! has taken a hell of a beating in the 2 years i've had it and it still works so im hoping the G5 will survive too...

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    Re: Best Mouse

    I'm happy with my MX518, but then again, I also consider the £10 MS Intellimouse I got for work to be a nice piece of kit as well, if it'd been just that little bit heaiver, I'd have one at home as well.

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    Re: Best Mouse

    MX518 gets my vote too
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    Re: Best Mouse

    Quote Originally Posted by donkiddik View Post
    MX518 gets my vote too
    I would say the MX518 but i've never used any other. So you cant take that as a vote for mx518 or not.
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