Mad Catz RAT 5 Gaming Mouse

By Xah Lee. Date: . Last updated: .
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RAT 5 vs RAT 7
          name         thumb wheelWirelessAdjustableDPIProgrammableWeightsRechargeable
RAT 3 Buy at amazon nonono3.2k DPI (optical)nonono
RAT 5 Buy at amazon yesnoAdjustable length4k DPIyesyesno
RAT 7 Buy at amazon yesnoFully Adjustable5.6 DPIyesyesno
RAT 9 Buy at amazon yesyesFully Adjustable5.6 DPIyesyesyes

Is RAT Series Mouse Really Good?

The RAT is a nice-looking mouse, but as for real functionality, it's lack luster.

I would recommend the following instead:

Mad Catz MOUS 9 Wireless Mouse

This is their new one. Beautiful.

Cyborg MOUS 9 wireless mouse
“Mad Catz MOUS 9 Wireless Mouse for PC, Mac, and Mobile Devices” Buy at amazon

Not very good reviews on amazon. The DPI cannot be adjusted. The Bluetooth doesn't seems to work on the Mac.

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Mad Catz's models. At Tokyo Games Show . From left to right Amie Lynn @misshabit @VampyBitme @KayaneFR (image source)

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