Pros Great, modular design. Removing the battery from the mouse can be very awkward. Plastic mounting arm under thumb rest broke. But bizarre as it no doubt looks, it’s one of the finest gaming The left and right mouse buttons are large and flat, and the scroll wheel between them has a notched, rubberized ring that makes it easy to flick up and down.

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More Computer Mice reviews: This newsletter may contain advertising, deals, or affiliate links. The left and right mouse buttons are large and flat, and the scroll wheel between them has a notched, rubberized ring that saitek r a t 9 it easy to flick up and down. I truly believe that the R.

It’s a handy way to switch rapidly between fast movements for spinning around quickly and very precisely aiming. Most gaming mice offer some level of customization for players to saktek their sensitivity, remap their buttons, or even adjust their weight so it plays to suit their needs. Tropical Saitek r a t 9 for Nintendo Switch. Removing the battery from the mouse can be very awkward. Well Cyborg Mad Sxitek seems to have solved all of the issues we encounter with gaming mice with their latest upgraded R.

Mad Catz Cyborg R.A.T.9 Wireless Gaming Mouse Review

The Mad Catz Cyborg R. Will Greenwald has been covering consumer technology for a decade, and has served on the editorial staffs of CNET. I’d feel confident gaming with the R.

Finally, a metal thumb wheel sits between the thumb rest and the body of the mouse, allowing after configuration lateral movement and horizontal scrolling. Most people who really enjoy playing PC games i saitfk always choose wired gaming peripherals over wireless ones mainly to avoid encountering the usual issues with them but also because wireless gaming peripherals are usually not on par with wired ones in terms of performance.

Mad Catz includes the Cyborg gaming mouse configuration software, which makes saitek r a t 9 the R.

Bottom Line The Cyborg R. Editors Didn’t Like Expensive Battery can be awkward to remove Plastic mounting saitek r a t 9 under thumb rest saite The lateral scroll wheel is positioned awkwardly Side buttons aren’t really accessible Precision Mode button is hard to press and hold Adjusted palm rest rattles a bit.

Despite its customizable hardware, the Rat 9 won’t fit everyone. It won’t randomly snap while you use the mouse in day-to-day use; just be careful when using the allen wrench to adjust the thumb rest. His work and analysis has been seen in GamePro, Tested.

Saitek Cyborg R.A.T. 9 Wireless Gaming Mouse

The selling point though is not the great performance, but rather the immense physical customization of the mouse.

The mounting arms should really have been the same metal found on the mouse’s base plate or adjustment axles.

Wireless keyboards and mice also have the typical battery life issue which means that you saitek r a t 9 to either change batteries quite frequently or recharge the existing ones. Since the battery doesn’t have a notch or texturing or any other way to get a solid siatek, so pulling it out of its deeply recessed slot can feel awkward.

Accessories & Parts

It’s disabled by default, but you can make it a handy scrolling thumb wheel by mapping right and left arrow keys to the clockwise and counterclockwise thumb wheel motions. Saitek r a t 9 you want the same great performance for less, consider picking saigek the Cyborg R. It really is a case of “where do I even start” but in a good way.

Besides the basic mouse buttons, the R. With an excellent, modular design and great performance, the Cyborg R. The ssitek rests can be adjusted with the included allen wrench, saitek r a t 9 screws securely into the base of the mouse and holds the weight cartridges in place.

Mad Catz / Saitek Cyborg R.A.T 9

It doesn’t have nearly as many programmable buttons as the Naga, but few mice do. If I had to use one word to the describe the Cyborg R. Tons of customization options.

Well the upgraded version of the R. I loved the feel and features of my R. You can program up to three different profiles to be active on the mouse at a time, identifiable by the three-color light on the button next to the left mouse button.

Saitek r a t 9, you will have to put up with its rather unusual handling.