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What is the max DPI you can use before it becomes uncontrollable for you?

#1KamenRiderBladePosted 12/28/2013 1:48:56 PM
For me, I found out that after 6200 DPI, I can't maintain sufficient precision while moving my mouse at normal speeds, so that's where I'm capped at as a user.

How about you folks?
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#2daemon_danPosted 12/28/2013 1:49:35 PM
about 5000
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#3MaxCHEATER64Posted 12/28/2013 1:52:39 PM
Mine is currently at 8300 DPI but I have the control panel settings turned all the way down.

So I have no idea what would be my theoretical "limit".

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#4KamenRiderBlade(Topic Creator)Posted 12/28/2013 4:35:26 PM
bump
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#5TheC0ndemnedOnePosted 12/28/2013 4:47:11 PM
No clue. I used 3600 for a while with the in-game sensitivity down low. Then I realized a high DPI isn't really that great and made my hands cramp when trying to pull off precise movements. So then I switched to 450, and my in-game sensitivity is still relatively low. Movement is a lot more fluid now.
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#6DarkZV2BetaPosted 12/28/2013 4:57:50 PM
5000 with mouse sensitivity of 6.
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#7Majoras_pantsPosted 12/28/2013 4:59:01 PM
I don't know my mouse has 4 settings and I keep it at the third highest. It's kind of sensitive I guess.
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#8GunSlinger092Posted 12/28/2013 5:06:59 PM
Anything that's above 1800. I currently have mine set on 800dpi.
#9BeefCastlePosted 12/28/2013 5:09:10 PM(edited)
i can't go much higher than 1200. It blows my mind how people can play at these high settings and be accurate, I keep my DPI around 800 and have in game setting at 1 sometimes lower.
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#10ElDudorinoPosted 12/28/2013 5:08:29 PM
Like 900.