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CS:GO Pro Mouse: Choosing the Best in 2017

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What mouse parameters are important for a professional gamer?

Gaming mouse for Counter-Strike Global Offensive according to pro players need to have certain characteristics, which are important for playing. The combination of all factors will give your improvement in gameplay.

  • Comfort
  • Flexibility of configuration
  • Good sensor
  • Anti-slip surface availability
  • Very small response time (1ms)
  • Durability of mouse buttons
  • Easy-to-click mouse buttons

The top list is based on parameters and the preferences of pro players which we analyze from our base of CS:GO pro players' setups. But you need to remember that first thing you need to choose is a comfort for your hand form.

5. SteelSeries Sensei Laser

SteelSeries Sensei Laser

Specifications:

DPI Number of buttons Size Weight
8200 8 129x69x41 mm 120 g

The SteelSeries Sensei has the sensor resolution of up to 11400 DPI/CPI because of the use of ARM 32 bit processor, which is very beneficial for playing such FPS games as CS:GO, Call Of Duty and many others. The Sensei is also one of the most customizable models on the market. The Sensei RAW offers 8 buttons and enables you to use the macros recorded with the help of the bundled software.

The glossy smooth surface of the mouse prevents your palms from getting sweaty while using the mouse, and the cord never gets tangled because of its double braided nylon design.

Pros:

  • Rich customization options
  • Mouse programming without using a PC
  • 3 LED-lit zones with any color you like
  • Excellent bundled software

Cons:

  • Minor software-related issues
  • Some users may find the model not very convenient as well as many right-handed models
  • High chance of accidental button pressing

Here is the list of professional gamers who use this mouse model

(The following information may be updated):

 4. SteelSeries Rival Optical

SteelSeries Rival Optical

Specifications:

DPI Number of buttons Size Weight
6500 6 133x70x40 mm 128 g

Steelseries Rival Optic Gaming Mouse is considered one of the best models for playing the CS:GO. The Rival offers 6 programmable buttons and an adjustable response time with a minimum value of 1 ms. The model is equipped with an optical sensor that makes it a perfect solution for FPS games, such as the CS:GO.

The model offers many settings and its highly functional included software enables you to even load your custom settings table with your nickname.

Pros:

  • Looks beautiful
  • Right-handed design
  • Vast color customization

Cons:

  • Has only 6 buttons (some users don’t find it a downside)
  • You may find the sensor performance not good enough for your needs

Here is the list of professional gamers who use this mouse model

(The following information may be updated):

3. Razer DeathAdder Chroma

Razer DeathAdder Chroma Multi Color Comfortable

Specifications:

DPI Number of buttons Size Weight
10000 5 127x70x44 mm 105 g

The Razer DeathAdder Chroma was designed for providing a comfortable grip by fitting snugly in your palms. The ergonomic design of this gaming mouse has been tested by professional gamers and has proven itself worthy of the name.

What is of the utmost importance for playing the CS:GO? The weight of the Chroma is very well distributed and balanced to ensure the maximum control precision. In addition, you can customize the color palette and button functions of the DeathAdder using the bundled software.

Pros:

  • Fits both hands excellently
  • Very convenient to use
  • Arguably the most popular mouse model on the market

Cons:

  • The buttons may feel itty-bitty

Here is the list of professional gamers who use this mouse model

(The following information may be updated):

 2. Zowie Gear (EC1-A/EC2-A)

Zowie Gear (EC1-A/EC2-A)

Specifications:

DPI Number of buttons Size Weight
3200 5 128x69x43/120x64x40 mm 99/93 g

The Zowie Gear EC1-A and EC2-A models are good choices for playing such titles as CS:GO, Dota 2 and LoL. Both models feature an ergonomic design and a big number of DPI presets. These gaming mice are equipped with 5 programmable buttons and new Avago 3310 sensor. If you prefer gaming at low sensibility settings, you will love the Zowie Gear weight as it provides incredible smoothness of movement and control precision.

What’s great about these models is that you do not need to install any additional software to assign the EC1-A and EC2-A buttons their functions or set the DPI value. All you need is to plug the mouse into the port, select the DPI preset by pressing the dedicated button near the mouse bottom, and you’re ready for gaming battles.

Pros:

  • Use one of the best optical sensors available
  • Have a conventional design
  • Real plug-and-play solutions

Cons:

  • Users can’t switch off the LED under the mouse wheel
  • Side buttons are not customizable
  • The matte finish makes the mice slippery for sweaty fingers/palms

Here is the list of professional gamers who use these mouse models

(The following information may be updated):

 1. Zowie Gear Gaming Mouse FK1-FK2

BenQ ZOWIE FK1 E-Sports Ambidextrous Optical Gaming Mouse

 

Specifications:

DPI Number of buttons Size Weight
3200 5/7 128x67x37 / 124x64x36 mm 90/85 g

The FK1 and FK2 Gear Gaming Mouse models by Zowie will do just fine for playing the CS:GO. For these gaming mice you can switch between 400/800 / 1600/3200 DPI. The implementation of the Avago 3310 optical sensor allows user to do the aiming with great precision when playing the CS:GO. These models are designed for using with both hands, and what is also important, you can use Zowie Gear FK1 - FK2 comfortably even if you have big palms and long fingers. To resume, these two models are very well suited for playing CS:GO, DOTA 2, LoL, WoW and SC2 titles.

Pros:

  • About every aspect, except the cons

Cons:

  • Side buttons may feel hard to click

Here is the list of professional gamers who use these mouse models

(The following information may be updated):

 

by k1nd3r 
  • Last Update 26 September 2017
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