Reviews and Problems with Razer Taipan Expert Ambidextrous Gaming Mouse
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Great mouse for work (and gaming). Tracking is smooth as butter.
Andrew Merskin "Andy M", Amazon
19 April 2015
Summary: I use this mouse consistently for 5-7 hours per workday at my job, and though it's a gaming mouse, it's perfect for getting work done. I use it with my Macbook Air with SmoothMouse installed, and it feels absolutely perfect.
Summary: This mouse is just perfect for a simple gaming mouse. With the Synapse program you can adjust the DPI levels and add macros rather easily and it will keep those DPI levels even when using it with my PS4. Good buy with only one complaint.
Summary: If Razer keep making these mice, i would be very glad to buy another mouse for my own use.
Pros: Ambidextrous design: Use for both hands, so great because i have to use with my left or right hand. High DPI: up to 8.200, fast and high accuracy for gaming. Color: well this makes me feel even more better with a new look, WHITE, i love white too much to buy !!!
Cons: There are only 2 editions, black and white, i prefeer more editions: Chroma, Wireless, etc.
Great Mouse. No fatigue even after multiple hours of ...
Mark Sparks, Amazon
16 January 2015
Summary: Great Mouse. No fatigue even after multiple hours of gaming. Wide selection of DPI settings, and a low profile for those of us who prefer fingertip mouse grip mice for precision. Some things to consider however....
Summary: This is a great mouse. I chose this mouse over the Steelseries Sensei Raw which is really the only competition it has in the ambidextrous market. It works great, but the only downfall is that the two buttons on one side is always going to be harder to operate than the other side.
Summary: The extra dpi is worth it. max dpi crew checkin in.
Pros: I have always loved razer peripherals. I came from the mamba recently when it broke after a year and a half. So I purchased the Taipan for the higher dpi. It is what you would expect from a precision piece of equipment.
Cons: I do feel the thumb buttons could have gone in the groove area where your thumb naturally sits for better ergonomics and easier access for voice applications.
Summary: So far a great mouse, my biggest complaint isn't really a complaint. I'm not a huge fan of their synapse program, however I must admit it's nice to be able to tweak settings with it and create profiles. I would just prefer to see the program not be "always on"
Summary: I love the feel of this mouse, but with razer synapse and "turn LEDs off when screen is off" on the mouse can "freeze/lock up" randomly for less than a second. With the LED setting off, the issue is less noticeable, so next I'm going to try an actual Razer Mouse-pad and see if that's an issue.
Summary: I bought three different gaming mouses: Razer Taipan, Steel Series Sensei (MLG edition) and Logitech G100s. The Sensei was too big for me. I have small hand and never palm a mouse (I use a "claw" grip). The Razer is small than the Sensei but slightly larger and heavier than the G100s.
Summary: I grip my mouse with my ring finger wrapped around the side of the mouse. Unfortunately, that's exactly where the ambidextrous buttons of the mouse are. Now I'll either have to adjust my ring finger's positioning, or grip my mouse loosely so that I won't accidentally press the buttons.