Zowie S1 vs Finalmouse Air58 Ninja

Both of these mice have good shapes but the Zowie S1 is more comfortable that is better suited to palm grips, both of these mice are going to be good for medium to large hands.

Obviously the Air58 is much much lighter than the S1 and the difference in noticeable, the Air58 flies across the mousepad. The S1 is no slouch either, both mice perform admirably with their flawless sensors.

I don't think either mice have an advantage in clicks, both are very good.

Both have very poor scroll wheels, the Air58 seemingly has some durability issues while the S1 is just loud AF.

Both cables are good but the Air58 has an absolutely amazing cable, super soft, you almost don't feel it. The S1 is made of soft rubber with an angled connector that reduces drag of the cable.

This is a close one, if you can find the Air58 at MSRP or close to it, I would get the Air58. If you're a heavy palm gripper then I would suggest the S1, if you can't find the Air58 for a reasonable price, the S1 is a pretty damn amazing ambidextrous mouse.

Side-by-Side Comparison

Mouse nameFinalmouse Air58 NinjaZowie S1
PictureFinalmouse Air58 Ninja - Check Priceread review
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Zowie S1 - Check Priceread review
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Length12.8cm12.6 cm
Width6.0cm6.1 cm
Height4.0cm3.9 cm
Weight58g87 g
Buttons2 primary clicks: left and right
2 side buttons
Scroll middle click
DPI switcher below scroll wheel
2 Primary Buttons
1 Middle Scroll Button
1 DPI Button
2 Side buttons
SensorPixart PMW3360Pixart PMW3360
Cable/WirelessSoft braided cordSoft rubber cable
Battery LifeN/AN/A
SoftwareNo software:
DPI settings are preprogrammed on the Air58:

Step 1: 400 DPI
Step 2: 800 DPI
Step 3: 1600 DPI
Step 4: 3200 DPI
No software:
DPI settings are preprogrammed
Step 1: 400 DPI
Step 2: 800 DPI
Step 3: 1600 DPI
Step 4: 3200 DPI
Warranty3 year warrantyUnknown length
ProsInsanely light
Best cable found on a gaming mouse
Solid construction despite the speed holes
Safe shape, well balanced
Improved lighter buttons
Flexible rubber cable
Flawless sensor
Plug and play
Good light weight at 87 grams
ConsVery hard to find, very expensive
QC concerns
Glossy coating picks up dirt
Noisy scroll wheel

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