When comparing Logitech G700S vs SteelSeries Rival 300, the Slant community recommends SteelSeries Rival 300 for most people. In the question“What is the best gaming mouse?” SteelSeries Rival 300 is ranked 16th while Logitech G700S is ranked 21st.
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Pro Wired or Wireless
The G700s can switch between wireless mode and wired mode.
Pro Many buttons
The G700s has 13 fully re-programmable buttons.
Pro Comfortable for palm or claw grip
The Logitech G700S is a very comfortable mouse that works great with palm and claw grip use.
Pro Dual Scroll Modes
Pro Great for those with large hands and using claw grip
Pro Comfortable to handle
This mouse is very well balanced in weight, size and ergonomics making for a mouse that is easy and comfortable to handle.
Pro Great value for money
At $39 the Rival gaming mouse has a great balance between build quality and value for money.
Pro Highly accurate
The Steelseries Rival gaming mouse has a built in Pixart PMW3310 optical sensor that offers great tracking control. There's no angle-snapping, hardware acceleration, or jitter.
Pro Great accompanying software suite
Steelseries uses a software suite called Engine 3 that is low resource and used to customize their gaming mouse options.
Con Battery life
The battery lasts about a day, depending on what sensor settings you use. This is somewhat mitigated by the ability to just plug in the cable and keep going, though.
Con Large base
The G700s's bottom is exceptionally large, and dirt/grime often gets stuck on the bottom and causes tracking issues.
Con Not extremely ergonomic
Not entirely fit for claw grips with small hands, and gets uncomfortable after a while.
Con Rubber grips get worn out very quickly
Con Rubber grips get slippery with sweaty hands
When using the mouse for long duration's the sweat from the users hands can make the rubber side grips slippery.