Microsoft SideWinder X8 Mouse review: You tell the software what programs you want to use with the mouse, and it automatically remembers which programs go with each macro set. East Dane Designer Men’s Fashion. Macro recording capability of this mouse makes it stand distinguished from other gaming peripherals in market. Throw in Microsoft’s souped-up BlueTrack sensor technology, a well-sculpted design for right handed people , and a handful of other features, and the SideWinder X8 fits comfortably among the gaming mice elite. The only design flaw of SideWinder X8 is its scroll wheel.

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You tell the software what programs you want to use with the mouse, and it automatically remembers which programs go with each macro set. My trusty Logitech MX Revolution was on it’s last leg after four years. Hybrid functionality, excellent design and mouth-watering features are the plus points of SideWinder X8. The cost would not have been such a turn off, but I want a week from my mouse battery. Don’t see what you’re looking for?


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Records everything, including pauses. Please make sure that you are posting in the form of a question. Can you imagine having to open software every time you wanted to record a macro while in a game?

For warranty information about this product, please click here. Several things about the sidewinder. See questions and answers. The Razor Naga has twelve side buttons. I bought it because other reviewers spoke often about how large it was. There are actually 5 macro assignable buttons possible, the two side thumb buttons, the sidewindfr and right tilt of the mouse wheel sounds horrible but is in fact very nicely designedand the mouse wheel downward motion kicrosoft. Amazon Music Stream millions of songs.

This function allows you to use the mouse with macros for each program, including Windows, on the fly, so the macros you set for gameX are micorsoft used for browsing the web or when you play another game. We can’t guarantee the Logitech M mouse will boost your productivity, but at this price Have one to sell? MS gives you enough leeway that this is all you need.

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Microsoft SideWinder X8 Mouse review: Microsoft SideWinder X8 Mouse – CNET

So I cannot recommend it to people with average size hands. The procedure is quite simple. However, these buttons do not offer much comfort for left handed persons. However, this device fails to cope up with high intensity signal and the scroll wheel has some design issues.


Pages with related products. What of battery life? Overall there is nothing about this mouse to dislike. It doesn’t come off when you use it while operating the mouse.

Next page of related Sponsored Products. The SideWinder X8 has an attractive, futuristic design that’s smoothes out some of the rough edges from earlier incarnations of Microsoft’s new generation of SideWinder mice.

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However, it restricts uses to three manually selected settings. Write a customer review.

If you are a right handed person, two side buttons adds to functionality of mouse.