When comparing Razer Imperator vs TrackPoint, the Slant community recommends TrackPoint for most people. In the question“What is the best mouse for programmers?” TrackPoint is ranked 22nd while Razer Imperator is ranked 39th.
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Pro Dual sensors (laser & optical)
The Razer Imperator offers a dual sensor for optimal sensing on any surface.
Pro Adjustable side buttons
Users can adjust the position of mouse buttons 4 and 5 to better fit their thumb placement.
Pro Keep your fingers on the keyboard
Pro No need to carry around a mouse
Con Suffers from double click issue
After a bit of use the mouse might start experiencing a double click issue with its buttons.
Con Common software glitch comes up when scrolling
The trackpoint "rest point" gets skewed, and keeps scrolling when you release.
Con Not good for people with thicker fingers
Depending on how worn down the trackpoint is. People with thicker fingers will often hit adjacent keys by accident.
Con Requires a lot of force to use
The stiffness of the trackpoint leaves your fingers fatigued after even 2 minutes of use.