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#1 Bosco

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Posted 19 May 2013 - 07:28 PM

Tonight Mr Bluecow takes a look at ROCCAT Hiro Mousepad.

 

Read his review here:

 

http://www.overclock..._hiro_mousepad/

 


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Posted 19 May 2013 - 10:37 PM

A $50 mouse-pad?? :doh:

Regardless of how good it really is, it just can't justify the pricing IMO.

A descent or good mousepad should be priced in between $25-30 at max.

 

Anyway, it's a good review. :)


Edited by d6bmg, 19 May 2013 - 10:37 PM.

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Posted 19 May 2013 - 10:54 PM

yeah that was the hardest thing for me, I really wanted to mark it down for being so costly. If you read the conclusion you'll see why I didn't and they deliver what is offered. 

 

I'm using it right now and played some counter-strike go the other day and got first place :) I also spilled soda on it again, like I thought I would.


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Posted 19 May 2013 - 11:27 PM

An editor may wish to recheck the review as the very first sentence is missing a word.

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Posted 20 May 2013 - 12:10 AM

An editor may wish to recheck the review as the very first sentence is missing a word.

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Posted 20 May 2013 - 01:47 PM

what has this world come to...$50 mouse pads? $30 premium mouse pads would more than suffice for anything, even as a pro gamer.


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Posted 20 May 2013 - 02:04 PM

inflation?


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Posted 20 May 2013 - 04:35 PM

Do these mouse pads offer more accuracy than non gaming ones? I'm interested cause its jumping when I move it mm by mm.

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Posted 20 May 2013 - 05:16 PM

even my super cheap Logitech mouse worked great . if you look at the side with high magnification you can see how neatly it's threaded . now is it better than other mouse pads or ones that are $25 . idk

the generic ones has low thread count that can causing that jumping . what mouse are you using?

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Posted 20 May 2013 - 05:39 PM

even my super cheap Logitech mouse worked great . if you look at the side with high magnification you can see how neatly it's threaded . now is it better than other mouse pads or ones that are $25 . idk

the generic ones has low thread count that can causing that jumping . what mouse are you using?


Would you buy it over a $5 pad?

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Posted 20 May 2013 - 06:20 PM

After spending some cash on a decent one I would for gaming only. My everyday mouse pad is a massive cheapy.


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Posted 20 May 2013 - 06:32 PM

After spending some cash on a decent one I would for gaming only. My everyday mouse pad is a massive cheapy.

I meant this specific one.

$50 is a lot for a pad with no real uniqueness IMO.

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