When it comes to PC gaming, a normal mouse cannot give the best possible experience to gamers. In a normal mouse, you just have right and left button with a scroll wheel, which is not enough for today’s high-end PC gaming purposes. In PC gaming, especially in an FPS game, you mostly use the LMB (left mouse button) for shooting or fire and RMB (right mouse button) for aiming at the target, means you can perform only one action a time. There are other types of games as well and these buttons can be used for different purposes for that matter.
But when it comes to gaming mouse, there are some extra buttons along with a superior sensor and customization that a gamer can use to their advantage. Many gaming mice come with programmable buttons, which means you can set their functions according to your gaming needs. You can set a series of actions for those buttons, for example switching a weapon & aiming down in prone position automatically by pressing a single button and more.
Choosing a gaming mouse is not that easy because of endless numbers gaming mice available in the market. Here is the list, we have chosen as our Top 5 Best Gaming Mice of 2016.
Logitech G502 Proteus Spectrum
|Buttons||DPI up & down, scroll wheel, sniper button, 2 additional buttons on the left side|
|Other||Customizable profiles, RGB colors with G502 Proteus Spectrum|
Logitech G502 is wired mouse comes with 11 programmable buttons. It also feature dedicated button DPI with switching profile option. When you press the sniper button, it decreases DPI for precise aiming from 12,000 to 200 DPI. G502 comes with 3 preloaded profiles with G-Shift technology. Logitech G502’s advanced optical sensor precisely translate hand movements.
Mad Catz R.A.T. Pro X
|Buttons||Single DPI , scroll wheel, sniper button, 2 additional buttons on the left side|
|Other||Alternative parts for mouse customization in the box, PixArt Optical Sensor|
Mad Catz RAT Pro X is one of the most expensive gaming mouse and it comes with nearly unlimited control features. It’s a customizable mouse, so can customize it according to your need. You can interchange lase sensor or optical sensor. Mad Catz R.A.T.’s scroll wheel system pivots sideways that can enables pinpoint precision. Coming to the body & design, titanium & carbon fibre with hydrophobic coating makes its design impressive. This mouse is ideal for RTS, MOBA and FPS gaming.
|Buttons||2 buttons one on the left side and on one the right side|
|Battery||2 AA battery, enough for 3 months of normal use or 30 hours continuous gaming|
Razer Orochi is powered by 2 AA batteries which can achieve up to 30 hours gameplay continuously or 3 months of normal use. Orochi fitted with 6400 dpi laser sensor for fast tracking precision. Orochi comes with ambidextrous hand comfort design and LED on scroll wheel. The best part, you can also switch to wired connection without worrying about its batttry.
|Buttons||DPI up & down, 2 additional buttons on the left side of mouse, sniper button|
|Other||Programmable RGB lighting|
Corsair M65 is fitted with 8200 DPI laser sensor for highly accurate gaming sessions. By sniper button you can quickly switch DPI for better accuracy in FPS games. Onboard profile storage makes easier to save setting & profiles. It comes with Aluminum unibody built and optimal mass distribution with 3 tuning zones to customize mouse weight & balance.
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