If you're like me, you've probably thought about how easy it would be to play a MOBA with one of those fancy MMO mice with tons of buttons, freeing up a hand to do all kinds of fun activities.
Well now you can with the SteelSeries Rival 500. It was designed with that very task in mind, having 15 buttons on-board. Whether or not you enjoy it will come down to preference and if you can accept the drastic change.
SteelSeries brings an OLED display to the world of gaming mice in the Rival 700 so you can look at your favorite gifs between frag fests.
You’d be forgiven for thinking MMO mice are a daft idea. Taking a perfectly good mouse and ramming in a load of tiny buttons right where your thumb sits sounds like it would be a recipe for disaster. At least, that’s what I thought ...
The Rival 500 has an ergonomic multi-button layout approach for MMO/MOBA gaming. It also shares the Rival 700's PixArt PWM3360 optical sensor and haptic feedback feature.
Those who wanted a better, more stylish way to control their games often turn to specialized gaming mice. Our friends out at the Max Borges Agency sent over a SteelSeries Rival 500 gaming mouse for us to try, and this little beauty ...