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#1 Teebor

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Posted 16 January 2013 - 16:42

I've been using an old Razer Exactmat with my new RAT7 mouse but I decided it was time to get a new mat.

So I purchased a Razer Goliathus as it was a soft fabric mat and figured it might be nicer to use, however it causes REALLY bad mouse creep when the mouse is not moving and as it is always a downwards creep it makes movig the mouse upwards terrible.

can anyone suggest a new replacement that will work well with this mouse?


#2 Astra.Xtreme

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Posted 16 January 2013 - 16:47

Does turning down the DPI remove the creep? (I know it's not exactly a good solution to the problem)

#3 Crisp

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Posted 16 January 2013 - 16:51

I'm the owner of a Goliathus, the large one with the green splat logo (fragged?) and I don't have mouse creep. In fact it's an amazing mat which I cannot fault.

Edit: Seems I have the speed edition which has smaller weave.

#4 +Mindovermaster

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Posted 16 January 2013 - 20:15

I've always used XTracPads. I used the Ripper XXL and the Pro versions. Never had a problem. My two cents.

#5 Jub Fequois

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Posted 16 January 2013 - 20:19

I love the Steel Series mats. I'm using a 4HD or whatever it's called at the moment.

#6 Xoligy

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Posted 16 January 2013 - 20:29

Im currently using the Razor Sphex which is about £10 its ultra thin (sheet of paper thick) and sticks to the service so it does not move.

http://www.amazon.co...t/dp/B002GQSIWI

#7 OP Teebor

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Posted 17 January 2013 - 15:41

Not sure which version I got I will have to check.

Turning down the dpi makes no difference :( but I also like high dpi settings, except in games like fallout



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