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Razer Naga MMO Epic Wireless 5600DPI Gaming Mouse
Razer Naga MMO Epic Wireless 5600DPI Gaming Mouse
Price: 109.99

5.0 out of 5 stars Razer Naga epic, 22 April 2013
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I had a Razer naga, for about a year and i loved it. It was comfortable, functional, durable and fit perfect in terms of size and weight. Then one day, i spilled coke on it and i ended up breaking it, trying to clean it. This is what replaced it.

It is pretty much exactly the same as the wired version, aside it can go wireless and the 2 top buttons are on top of the mouse instead of on the front to the left of the left mouse button, which sounds daft but it works much better i find than where they were on the old mouse.

The wireless mode is great, it lasts ages on battery, about 9-10 hours or something with constant use and the lights on full brightness. It does sometimes freeze for a second or so, but as annoying as it is, it hasn't caused me any issues as yet, and neither has running out of battery since the software tells you how much is left, so you don't get caught out.

the software is excellent to use, allowing you to bind programs to the mouse so it will make the buttons do different things depending on the game or application you are using, amongst other things.

All in all, a very decent mouse, while expensive, is definitely worth it.

Corsair CH-9000003-UK Vengeance K90 Performance MMO Mechanical Gaming Keyboard
Corsair CH-9000003-UK Vengeance K90 Performance MMO Mechanical Gaming Keyboard

1 of 2 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Fantastic keyboard, 22 April 2013
This keyboard is probably the best keyboard i have ever used. I recently went though the stage of finding a suitable upgrade for my G110 which was a great keyboard, just lacking in some areas. First i tried a Razer Anansi, then a Logitech G510, which both claimed to be great gaming keyboards and were utterly useless, unusable and uncomfortable.

This however, is about the best keyboard i have ever used, and also the first mechanical keyboard I've used. The keys are comfortable, responsive and make a very satisfying click when pressed. The back lighting is incredible, similar in fact to the Sidewinder X6 i used to have, only its blue and is very ambient, well designed too.

It is a very hardy keyboard with an aluminium spine, which is quite thick. It looks clean and has a very modern feel to it. The plastics around the metal compliment it perfectly.

The wrist rest is of decent size and makes the keyboard very comfortable to use, but even without the wrist rest on, it still feels good to use, unlike the G110 i had which required the rest. Also it screws on so if the keyboard is lifted up, the wrist rest wont fall off like they do on Logitech's keyboards.

For downsides, i can't really see any, the software isn't the easiest to use i suppose, but you do pick it up pretty quickly and there is a good YouTube video of someone explaining how to record macros on it. i also do find myself tapping keys next to the key i want when typing, but that's something i usually do on other keyboards.

To summarize -

- Clean look and excellent tactile feel.
- Great back lighting.
- large amount of programmable keys.
- Independent media keys, with a volume roller.

- You do notice the keys that aren't mechanical, but it shouldn't cause any issues.
- some of the keys aren't as lit up as others, but i'm now just nit picking.

A very good keyboard, maybe a bit pricey, but you really do get what you pay for, and i would order another one if i had any problems with this one!

(Used primarily for playing world of Warcraft, League of legends, internet browsing, typing essays and writing software for my university course)

(Also sorry for all the Logitech hate, but they are entry level, nothing more)

Razer Anansi MMO Gaming Keyboard
Razer Anansi MMO Gaming Keyboard
Offered by Specialtech
Price: 100.18

2 of 4 people found the following review helpful
1.0 out of 5 stars Another poorly crafted board, 3 April 2013
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Like the G510 i reviewed, this keyboard suffers from keys that are far too firm, meaning running about in games, such as World of Warcraft become a chore, and a chore causes stresses on your fingers, stresses supposed to be cut out by having a gaming keyboard in the first place. Don't buy this or the G510 unless you have a very firm hand, it won't do you justice as the keys are lifeless and unresponsive unless you are.
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Logitech Gaming Keyboard G510
Logitech Gaming Keyboard G510

1.0 out of 5 stars Poor craftsmanship, 3 April 2013
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This keyboard is horrible, the keys need to be pressed all the way down and held down to respond, which useless. For playing World of Warcraft, running around is a nightmare, randomly stopping due to a slight pressure release on the W key, which is often caused by jumping, which is a stable of WoW, running and jumping. Come on logitech, stop making useless keyboards with crappy gimmicks and give us something worth buying.

It's going back, along with the Anansi i also tried,check that review out too if you want more abuse of expensive usless boards...

Logitech G600 MMO Gaming Mouse USB-Powered black
Logitech G600 MMO Gaming Mouse USB-Powered black
Price: 49.50

1 of 2 people found the following review helpful
2.0 out of 5 stars I don't like it., 6 Jan 2013
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Ill begin with my situation. Avid gamer, i play League of Legends, Warcraft and a fair few steam games so a good gaming mouse is something i like to have. I had a razer naga for just over a year then one day, some coke got spilled, mess was made and i had to get a new mouse. I ordered this one over a naga epic as it was half the price and i was under the impression it would replace my beloved naga and at first it seemed to tick all the boxes. It is a great mouse to customize, all keys can be remapped to what you like, there are three on board presents, so you can have different setups for different games and it does have good build quality.

My biggest problem with it is its sheer size. It is far too big to use for anything longer than 10 minutes, my hand ached while using it and it did take effort to move it, which i think a mouse shouldn't require. I usually like heavy mice as i had a cyborg R.A.T. 7 before i got my naga and that was great (that just gave up after 3 months and Saitek weren't much help) so i'm used to heavy mice. But this just feels out of place to use.

It might not be the same for all you other folks out there, if you have huge hands and like heavy mice this will be a great mouse for you, but even with my biggish hands i couldn't use it anything like as easily as a naga.

To summarize then, it is a good mouse for the money, you do get a lot of bang for your buck, but it is far too big and not very ergonomic. Ordered a naga epic after sending this back.

Logitech G110 Gaming Keyboard
Logitech G110 Gaming Keyboard

1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Keyboard, 7 Sep 2012
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Firstly, I like this keyboard. I recently bought it as a replacement for my old Microsoft sidewinder X6 (which I'd by again if it were still in production and had blue LED's) and first impressions are great, the pictures on here don't really do it justice however, it looks much smarter in real life. It feels comfortable to type with but may require some getting used to or a wrist rest for long periods of use. also a point to note is how quiet the keystrokes are and the G-Series key profiler software is really good to use.

the only downside i can see thus far is that the back lighting is pretty dim during the day (I didn't even know it was on) but at night with quite bright lamp light you do notice it. secondly the cable runners underneath the keyboard designed to house wires running from the USB port don't have a clasp or anything to hold wires in, the wire just sits there and if the keyboard is lifted up they fall out which is a little annoying but not a broken feature really.

Aside the two minor points (and they are very minor indeed) this is an excellent keyboard (if you have a sidewinder and need to replace it, you'll not be disappointed with it).

to summarise then:

Good points
- Good looking keyboard
- comfortable
- quiet
- value for money
- enough keys for additional functions and macros
- Blue or Red back lights!

Bad Points
- Not very bright lighting
- cable tidy is a bit naff

(Games keyboard used for are World of Warcraft and command and conquer red alert 3 mostly (plus others older than these))

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