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#1 OrsenPike

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Posted 10 July 2013 - 17:20

So my Logitech MX518 has finally died after many, many years of service.

 

Firstly I am not a PC gamer I just really liked the MX518. The design was great and so comfortable. The only thing about it that I would have changed is to make it wireless.

 

So I am looking for some advice on a good wireless mouse in the vein of the MX518. The thing I want the most is good back/forward buttons by the thumb.

 

So what do you guys suggest?




#2 Astra.Xtreme

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Posted 10 July 2013 - 17:46

I have the M705 that I use at work, and it should have everything you require.  It get's insanely long battery life too.  I think I've had it for almost 6 months now and use it 8+ hours a day, and still have the original batteries in it.



#3 spikey_richie

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Posted 12 July 2013 - 08:27

I had one of these for ages, before switching back to wired with a Kone+ http://www.amazon.co...0/dp/B000GSR1T4

 

The M$ Laser mouse was tres bon.


I have two towers that I use with one monitor thru the use of a KVM switch. I'm using the wired keyboard/mouse but I really would like to use my Microsoft Wireless keyboard/mouse. Any suggestions?

 

The wireless mice come with a bluetooth dongle, which should work in a KVM...



#4 Kami-

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Posted 12 July 2013 - 11:32

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The wireless mice come with a bluetooth dongle, which should work in a KVM...

 

Logitech unified receiver works in my KVM, nothing else to really add.



#5 Vvo

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Posted 12 July 2013 - 14:16

I'd go for the logitech g700 or g700s gaming mouse, wired/wireless hybrid



#6 undertaken316

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Posted 13 July 2013 - 16:09

Take a look also at the G700S. Don't hesitate because its a wireless gamng mouse. 

 http://youtu.be/u2JdarGKM_4



#7 Innuendo

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Posted 13 July 2013 - 16:24

Definitely see if you can pick up a G700 on close-out. It was replaced by the G700S and the only difference between the two mice are the branding on the mouse. The hardware is identical.



#8 Coagulated

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Posted 13 July 2013 - 16:47

Logitech G9X is alright, I preferred it over the Logitech G700, but I am a PC gamer and just could not get comfortable with the mouse for those purposes.  For general use though, the G9X was decent, now I've moved onto the Shogun Bros. Ballista MK-1 and that does a great job of covering all bases.



#9 +patseguin

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Posted 21 July 2013 - 01:52

If you're not a gamer, I think the Logitec T620 is an excellent mouse.



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