Zowie FK1 vs Steelseries Rival 600

Side-by-Side Comparison

If you don't have shape preferences then the Rival 600 is a better overall gaming mouse than the FK1. Better buttons and a a better sensor make the Rival 600 superior to the FK1.

Shape wise the FK1 is an ambidextrous lower profile that is slightly better suited smaller hands.

The Rival 600 is an ergonomic shape that feels quite a bit larger than the FK2.

Mouse nameSteelseries Rival 600Zowie FK 1
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Buttons2 Primary Buttons
1 Middle Scroll Button
1 DPI Button
2 Side buttons
1 side sniper button
2 Primary Buttons
1 Middle Scroll Button
1 DPI Button
2 Side buttons
SensorTrueMove 3 Optical Gaming Sensor
Second height sensor
Cable/WirelessSoft rubber cableSoft rubber cable
Battery LifeN/AN/A
SoftwareSteelseries Game Engine Software:
RGB lighting settings including add-on PrismSync options
DPI/CPI stepping
Polling Rate
Angle Snapping
Saved profiles on the mouse
Button remapping
Macro recording
No software:
DPI settings are preprogrammed
Step 1: 400 DPI
Step 2: 800 DPI
Step 3: 1600 DPI
Step 4: 3200 DPI
Warranty2 year warrantyUnknown length
ProsGreat shape
Solid buttons
Good weight for size
Reasonable price
Comfortable super popular shape
Flexible rubber cord
Light for its size
ConsSecond sensor doesn't seem to make a huge difference in performance
Wireless 650 version is heavy
Sensor isn't as good as the best sensors
Heavy clicks
Loud scroll wheel

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