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The Microsoft SideWinder X5 is a new right-handed only mouse.

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Pros

5 programmable buttons

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Cheaper than most gaming mouses

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On the Fly DPI switching

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2000 DPI laser

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Cool red light spreading out from the back..

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durable construction

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comfortable

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Very Sensitive Laser

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5 teflon feet makes it slippery and easily movable

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Cons

Is not ambidextrous

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Plastic quality build (feels cheap)

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ugly aesthetic

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Only 2 buttons on the left

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lightweight

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It's like a ball near the palm, get's all sweaty, and you are forced to use what gamers call "Claw grip"

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poor for small handed people

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The Microsoft SideWinder X5 is a new right-handed only mouse. Released in August 2008, the X5 has nine buttons, five of which are completely programmable, and includes one which allows gamers instant access to their games, and another which changes the DPI settings which are instantly applied. Similar to the SideWinder X6, the X5 allows users to create customizable mouse movement macros with included software.

Features
  • Sensitivity: 400 - 2000 dpi
  • Technology: Laser tracking
  • Operating system compatibility: Windows XP, Windows Vista
  • Dimentions: 3.06" x 5.07" (77.7 x 128 mm)
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