Steelseries, a company, known in the gaming world for producing quality gaming equipments for many years has again launched another product “World of WarCraft gaming mouse”. This mouse, however, has been designed for a specific game, as you have probably guessed from the title of post, that game is Blizzard Entertainment's World of Warcraft. This Multiplayer online game is currently live and attaining a massive and continuous increase in no of users. With more than 11 Million monthly subscribers, this game has been continuously attracting the attention of people who are looking to develop gaming peripherals.
Without discussing too much about the game, lets directly dive in and see what “SteelSeries” says about the mouse on their own site.
The World of Warcraft MMO Gaming Mouse was designed specifically for World of Warcraft® by Blizzard® and SteelSeries. The World of Warcraft MMO Gaming Mouse provides remarkable benefits to all MMO gamers, regardless of level or play style. The mouse features incredible customisation options to accommodate personal preferences. Seamless integration between software and hardware will provide an amazing in-game experience that provides superior performance, comfort and control. The World of Warcraft MMO Gaming Mouse is fully scalable to meet and exceed the requirements of even the most discerning World of Warcraft® gamer.
Specification of mouse, given on the SteelSeries website is as below
- World of Warcraft® branded GUI
- Assign World of Warcraft® commands
- Develop custom macros (up to 160 characters)
- Adjust DPI and standard mouse settings
- Adjust illumination colour, effects, and intensity
- Independently adjust x and y-axis sensitivity
- Real-time profile switching
- Import and export profiles
- Max. resolution: 3200 DPI
- Max. acceleration: 20 g
- Max. speed: 65 inches/second
- Max. USB report rate: 1000 hz / 1ms
- USB data format: 16-bit
- USB interface: Full speed
- Sleep mode: Disabled (Always On)
- Windows Vista, Windows XP, or Windows 2000
- 100 MB Free Hard Drive Space
- 128 MB RAM
- Available USB port
The only point that make this device little iffy is that product’s software has a WoW based skin. Besides this everything works fine.