When comparing SteelSeries Rival 300 vs Logitech G305 Lightspeed, the Slant community recommends Logitech G305 Lightspeed for most people. In the question“What is the best gaming mouse?” Logitech G305 Lightspeed is ranked 15th while SteelSeries Rival 300 is ranked 20th.
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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.
Pro Hero sensor
Best sensor ever
Pro Scrolling quality
Pro No useless light tuning
1 AA battery for 250h of use
You can buy it for less than 30€ on sale ! Hero sensor & wireless & longevity for that price ? It's a gogo
Pro Good size
Not too big, not too small
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.
Con Buttons for right handler
Format is generic but buttons are on the left side.