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Asus ROG Chakram vs Razer Basilisk Essential Comparison

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Mouse Details

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Manufacturer Asus Razer
Model ROG Chakram Basilisk Essential
Release Date 2020 2019
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Dimensions and Weight

Mice size, weight and cable length (if applicable).

Length ~132.7 mm
~13.27 cm
~5.22 in
~124 mm
~12.4 cm
~4.88 in
Width ~76.6 mm
~7.66 cm
~3.02 in
~60 mm
~6 cm
~2.36 in
Height ~42.8 mm
~4.28 cm
~1.69 in
~43 mm
~4.3 cm
~1.69 in
Weight ~122 g
~0.12 kg
~0.27 lbs
~95 g
~0.1 kg
~0.21 lbs

Technical Specs

Full tech specifications of the given mice.

Sensor Type Optical Optical
Sensor Model PMW3335 PAW3328
Resolution (CPI/DPI) 100 - 16000 100 - 6400
Maximum Acceleration 40 G 30 G
Max Tracking Speed 400 IPS 220 IPS
Polling Rate 1000 Hz (1 ms) 1000 Hz (1ms)
Lift Off Distance ~1.2 mm High (2.5 mm)
Switch (Lifespan) Omron (50 million clicks) Unknown (20 million clicks)
Feet (Lifespan) PTFE PTFE
Onboard Memory Yes No
Smoothing / Filtering No No
Hardware Acceleration No No
Click Latency - -
Shift Latency

Accessories and Features

Other options such as grip style, lighting and connectivity.

Mouse Type Gaming mouse Gaming mouse
Sensor Type Optical Optical
Ergonomy Right-handed Right-hand
Buttons 9 7
Suggested Grip Palm grip Palm grip, Fingertip grip
DPI Indicator Yes Yes
Lighting Yes Yes
Adjustable Lighting Yes Yes
Adjustable Weight No No
Colors Black Black
Battery Time 79 hours n/a
Battery Type Unknown

Price and Warranty

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Warranty 2 Years 2 Years
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