Best Gaming Mouse Pad Review 2017:
Before going to write anything about Gaming mouse pad, my question is Do you really need one? Well, not like old mice, modern gaming mice can adjust itself to different surface materials easily. But if you want to place your mouse on a comfortable surface, that will not damage your mouse, then go for it. Also, mouse pads that are tailored for gamers are different than a normal one. Some are designed for speed and some others are for control etc. If you have already bought a gaming laptop, gaming mouse why not a mouse pad?
We have listed down some of the best mouse pads currently available in the market. Before going to buy any mouse pad, always look for the size first, and how much space you have left on your table.
|Redragon P001 ARCHELON||12.99 x 10.24 x 0.2 inches|
|Corsair MM800 Polaris||350mm x 260mm x 5mm|
|Razer Firefly Chroma||355mm x 255mm x 4mm|
|Razer Vespula Dual-Sided||11.8 x 9.4 x 0.2 inches|
|Reflex Lab Huge||36 x 12 x 0.2 inches|
|Corsair MM300||36.6 x 11.8 x 0.1 inches|
|Logitech G440||13.4 x 12.4 x 1.6 inches|
Top Best Mouse Pads for 2017:
1. SteelSeries QcK Gaming Mouse Pad:
QcK Gaming mouse pad offered by SteelSeries comes with lots of different sizes say QcK Mini, Qck and Qck plus. NonSlip rubber base with a frictionless surface helps you to move your mouse without facing any problem. This gaming mouse pad has a simple one color design with a SteelSeries logo at the corner. No matter how much space you have left for a gaming mouse pad, you can choose the version that fits and I don’t think that within this price range, you will get a better than this.
2. Redragon P001 ARCHELON Gaming Mouse Pad:
This mousepad is almost 5 mm thick. The design is also beautiful with red color and a Dragon tattoo on it. The top surface is rough as compared to the bottom surface. The top surface is made from silk processed cloth and it has multi-layer surfaces to provide more smooth tracking for the mice. The bottom surface is made of naturally processed rubber that prevents it from slipping. You cannot use it on both sides, but the materials used are waterproof and easy to clean.
3. Corsair MM800 Polaris:
Corsair has released some of the popular mousepads like MM200, MM300, and MM600 previously. MM800 has entered to this list recently with a new look and some amazing features. 5mm thickness and 350mm x 260mm sized this mouse pad has RGB PWM lighting on 15 zones along its borders. Pulse-Width modulation or PWM lighting provides most accurate color representation. And most importantly, you can sync the lighting with your other Corsair Products like keyboard, mouse, headphones etc. using Corsair CUE Software which is used to control other peripherals. It has Built-in USB pass-through port to connect your mouse. The bottom surface is made of rubber which prevents it from slipping. And the top surface is designed targeting both optical and laser sensor mice. Setup is also easy for this mouse pad. If you have already owned a Corsair product, then Corsair CUE Software should be already installed on your PC. Plug this mouse, CUE Engine will detect it automatically, sync lighting with other device and start using.
Overall, this is one of the best looking MousePad currently available in the market.
4. Razer Firefly Chroma:
Razer Firefly Chroma Mousepad is equipped with LED Customizable lighting similar to Corsair mousepad we have seen above. And it is fully compatible with other Chroma-enabled Razer devices. You can control it using Razer Synapse software and sync lighting with other peripherals. It’s hard, micro-textured finish gives you pinpoint accuracy and speed. Either you are using a gaming mouse with high sensibility or with low sensibility, this mouse pad gives you full control and great responsiveness. The base is made of rubber, you can play without worrying anything about slipping. As compared to Corsair, it doesn’t have any USB pass through cable. But if you have other Razer products, go for it.
5. Razer Vespula Dual-Sided Gaming Mouse Mat:
Vespula is a dual sided Gaming mouse pad offered by Razer. One is called as SPEED surface and the another is known as the CONTROL surface. SPEED surface side is flat and nonslippery which is best for gamers like to play with high sensitivity mouse. Similarly, CONTROL surface side is rough as compared to SPEED side, and best for those, who loves to play on low sensitivity. This mousepad has a soft wrist-rest filled with gel, that helps to play games continuously for multiple hours with comfort.
6. Reflex Lab Huge Gaming Mouse Pad:
Looking for an extra large mouse pad? With 3 feet (36-inch x 12 inches ) size, this mouse pad is large enough to hold both your keyboard and mouse. If your computer table has lots of space for mouse movement, this mouse pad is a perfect choice. Back is made of rubber, so it will not slide around. Smooth and less resistance top surface gives best mouse movement and response time. Thickness is 5 mm and weighs around 1.9 pounds. Also, this mousepad is waterproof and you can wash it easily with washing machine. This mouse pad comes in 5 different colors: black, blue, green, red and white.
7. Corsair MM300:
You can choose Corsair MM300 from three different versions: small, medium and large. The large size can cover both of your keyboard and mice together. It is a nonfray mouse pad i.e. the edges are protected with a different material that prevents it from fraying. Back is made of anti-skid rubber that prevents it from slipping. MM300 is available in Greyish color with Corsair sails logo on one side. Overall, it is a pretty decent mouse pad with a nice design.
8. Logitech G440 Hard Gaming Mouse Pad:
This mousepad is best for High DPI gaming, its hard surface minimizes the friction that helps to move your mouse with much less effort. Rubber back keeps the mousepad without slipping, same as other mouse pads. The inner part is built using polymer. G440 is a simple designed mouse pad, with a Logitech logo sitting at the bottom. This mouse pad is one of the simplest currently available in the market, but it is good for everyday use whether you are going to play a game or simply use for other tasks.