ThermalTake Black Element Cyclone Vs. Razer DeathAdder Elite

Black Element Cyclone DeathAdder Elite
Black Element Cyclone DeathAdder Elite
No. of Buttons: 97
No. of Macro Keys: 45
No. of Game Profiles: 5
Connection: USB, gold platedUSB, Gold-plated
Cable length: 1.8m braided2.1m
Wireless: No
Battery: No
Colour: BlackBlack
Ambidextrous: NoNo
Coating: Industrial rubber coating
Software: YesSynapse
Weights: Yes, 5 x 4.5gNo
Switch: Omron
Type: LaserOptical
Brand: Avago
Model: 9500
Lift off distance: 
DPI/CPI: 650016,000 dpi
Memory Size: 128KB
Max tracking speed: 450 IPS
Max acceleration: 50 g
Response time: 1000 Hz
NVIDIA Reflex: 
Colour Options: Chroma lighting with 16.8 million customizable color options
Lighting Effect: pause-break
Dimensions & Weight: 
Dimension (LxWxH): 155 X 66.7 X 41.6mm127 x 70 x 44 mm
Weight (grams): 105 g
Weight w/o cable: 
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Black Element Cyclone

The Black Element Cyclone by ThermalTake uses a Laser sensor from Avago, specifically the 9500, providing a DPI/CPI range of up yo 6500dpi. It uses a USB, gold plated connection with a 1.8m braided cable.

DeathAdder Elite

The DeathAdder Elite by Razer uses an Optical sensor, providing a DPI/CPI range of 16,000 dpi. This results in a tracking speed of 450 IPS, and a maximum acceleration of 50 g. It uses a USB, Gold-plated connection with a 2.1m cable. It weighs in at 105 g grams with the cable and is approximately 127 x 70 x 44 mm (LxWxH).