Roccat Kone 3200dpi Gaming Mouse

Software & Configuration

 
Software & Configuration
 
As I mentioned previously, the Kone comes with it's own configuration utility. In here, it is possible to manipulate all of the variables related to a mouse that you could possibly imagine. The user interface is well laid out and easy to understand, clearly split into 5 sections shown as follows.
 
Main Control
 
In this section, it is possible to assign the functionality of the Kone's buttons with a long predefined list of commands including “Button OFF”. Additionally, sensitivity, mouse wheel and scroll speed can be adjusted in small increments. Fairly standard stuff.
 
Driver Control
 
 
Colour
 
This is where things get a little more interesting for those that are particularly interested in the Kone's lighting system. Here, it is possible to enable/disable the lighting, independantly assign each LED one of 38 colours and even assign a flashing pattern.
 
Kone Colour Controls
 
 
Advanced
 
Here lies the juicy variables. In this section, it is possible to select the polling rate of choice, sensitivity of both x and y axis, mouse acceleration and windows pointer speed. Finally, this is where profiles are saved to and loaded from.
 
Kone Advanced Controls
 
 
Update
 
This tab will scan your mouse to find it's current firmware version and see if there are any updates available. If there are, it will take you to Roccat's download section of their website.
 
Kone Update Page
 
 
Help/Support
 
Got problems with your Kone? No problem! Follow the link in this tab to see the support section of the Roccat website.
 
Kone Help
 
Various attempts to try and crash the program by means of repeatedly changing settings, loading and saving profiles were unsuccessful. The application was stable and applied settings to the mouse fairly quickly. With a memory usage of just 10MB, it's hardly going to slow your system down either!
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14-06-2009, 08:58:07

JN
"Ever felt as though your otherwise unbeatable fragging skills were being held back by your computer? Maybe newcomer to the scene Roccat can help..." - by Mul.

http://www.overclock3d.net/gfx/artic...221409854s.jpg

Roccat Kone 3200dpi Gaming MouseQuote

14-06-2009, 09:03:51

Evo2RaidPc
Looks pretty cool, would like to try it out. I love my logitech 518 but ? This could feel and work better than mine I would switch. Nice pic.Quote

14-06-2009, 09:51:07

Brooksie
Nice mouse, might have to consider this to go with my Roccat Taito mat Quote
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