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    Anyone tried the Sharkoon FireGlider?

    Might be swapping my dodgy saitek for the new sharkoon mouse(Its £25). Anyone tried it? I havent seen any reviews yet but it looks good + the spec seems good.

    http://www.scan.co.uk/Products/Shark...ns-plus-Macros
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    Re: Anyone tried the Sharkoon FireGlider?

    not sure, it's pritty however
    - DPI switch with color display (6 steps)
    IF it's the same setup as my A4tech mouse, this is a real pain.
    basically I have 6 speed settings and a single button that cycles between them, it's nice but not that useful during game play, each click increases the speed/twitchyness but to slow it down or go back to the original speed is a pain.
    I find I much prefur just 2 speeds which you can flick between.
    or maybe the old sharkoon one, which used 2 buttons on the side to increase and decrease the speed.

    If you're not someone who changes mouse speed in the middle of a fight, I think it'll be very good

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    Re: Anyone tried the Sharkoon FireGlider?

    The only mouse I can happily recommend is the Logitech G5, even moreso cause it has come down in price recently
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    Re: Anyone tried the Sharkoon FireGlider?

    Actually the new Genius Ergo 555 looks quite good
    http://www.scan.co.uk/Products/Geniu...i-Programmable

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    Re: Anyone tried the Sharkoon FireGlider?

    Habu one button to go up the profiles, and one to go down. profiles are saved onto the mouse using the software... works well
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    Re: Anyone tried the Sharkoon FireGlider?

    Looks like a rebranded Habu to me, i might get one, i've knacker'd my current gigabyte after 3-4months of use :S

    edit: beaten to the Habu by a man on fire, and a drunk horse
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    Re: Anyone tried the Sharkoon FireGlider?

    Quote Originally Posted by TAKTAK View Post
    Looks like a rebranded Habu to me, i might get one, i've knacker'd my current gigabyte after 3-4months of use :S

    edit: beaten to the Habu by a man on fire

    and you'd buy another one after breaking it so soon? :S
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    Re: Anyone tried the Sharkoon FireGlider?

    Well it would be with scan and iirc i only paid £25/£28 for the saitek mouse, so nothing wrong this this? Cause i dont know if id like the g5 (its £33 anyway) and it seems nice .
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    Re: Anyone tried the Sharkoon FireGlider?

    Quote Originally Posted by format View Post
    and you'd buy another one after breaking it so soon? :S
    that was a gigglebyte mouse

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    Re: Anyone tried the Sharkoon FireGlider?

    Sharkoon FireGlider....that sounds deadly!!


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