9.5 of 10
A mouse well worth recommending.
Very Happy with the mouse, it gets plenty of options, and you can customize what you want.
R.A.T. 8+ ADV features the signature adjustability made famous by the R.A.T. range. Key components of the mouse adapt to suit your preferred style, shifting ergonomics from casual to dynamic. The Mad Catz Dynamic Ergonomics Design allows gamers to adjust for different grip or gaming styles, enhancing the gameplay experience
Moves along two axes, improving comfort and macro button use.
Whether your grip is palm, claw, or finger-tip, the R.A.T. 8+ ADV can quickly adapt by adjusting in length to suit your gaming style.
Improve your movement with the adjustable weight system while under different gaming environments like FPS or MMO. You can set up your preferable movements: stable or fast.
Specially designed Pinkie Rests, offer a choice of control for different grip styles
R.A.T. 8+ ADV comes with two pairs of the swappable palm rests and pinkie rests, including anti-slip palm rests, pinkies rest to further enhance your grip.
Armed with the top-of-the-range Pixart PMW 3389 PRO optical sensor, the R.A.T. 8+ ADV is capable of keeping up with extreme 20000 DPI and movement speeds of up to 400 inches per second, with 50G of acceleration. Armed with a 4-level DPI switch, gamers can easily control the way their mouse behaves in battle.
R.A.T. 8+ ADV comes fitted with extremely durable switches that provide a life expectancy in excess of 60 million clicks, ensuring that your gaming mouse won’t let you down in the heat of the action!
With the unique barrel scroll design on the R.A.T. 8+ ADV, FPS games take on a whole new life, with easier leaning and sharper controls when hiding from the enemy.
Increase or decrease the sensor or cursor speed with a single button press, ideal for sniper modes and smashing that perfect shot!
Program your favorite commands and macros to each of the 11 buttons and save them to 4 individual profiles on R.A.T. 8+ ADV giving gamers the power they need to dominate on the battlefield.
R.A.T. customization goes beyond physical adjustment. Regardless of your preferred genre or style of play, every aspect of the sensor, button configuration and lighting can be tweaked to enhance performance.
Create and edit profiles for all your games and desktop software. Assign complex macro commands with timing accuracy to 1/2000th of a second to any of the programmable controls.
Resolution, lift-off height and USB report rate can also be tweaked to perfection.
You can not only control the lighting effects, such as breathing, heartbeat, and color cycling but also the speed – click on the icons and try them out here.
|Model Name||R.A.T. 8+ ADV|
|Sensor Name||PixArt PWM3389 PRO|
|DPI (Dot Per Inch) Max||20000|
|IPS (Inch per Second)||400|
|Polling Rate||2000 Hz / 0.5 ms|
|On-Board Memory Profiles||4|
|Number of Buttons||11|
|Adjustability||Palm Rest, Weight|
|Extra Accessories||Palm Rest x 2 Pinkie rest x 2 Removable Weight x 3|
|Illumination||16.8 million RGB color|
|Cable Type||Braided Fiber|
|System Requirements||Windows® 7, 8, 10|