Corsair DARK CORE RGB PRO Mouse Review

The Corsair DARK CORE RGB PRO is an impressive wireless gaming mouse. It features a class-leading sensor that can reach up to 18,000 CPI and you can adjust the CPI in increments of one. There’s low click latency with its high polling rate allowing for ultra responsiveness when required. Unfortunately it isn’t very consistent but offers weight optimization which may appeal.

if your hands are larger than average or prefer ultralight playstyles such as those using fingertip grip or claw grip techniques respectively (note: not all gamers will have smaller/larger palms so this point has been omitted). Fortunately it’s comfortable design makes right handed palm users happy too thanks to plush materials used on both sides along the left side where most people rest their thumb during use making.

Corsair Dark Core RGB Pro Review

Corsair Dark Core RGB Pro

The Corsair DARK CORE RGB PRO is a perfect office mouse for any hand size with its comfortable palm grip. You can either connect it to your computer through the USB receiver or Bluetooth, which makes it convenient. There are also many customizable buttons that will help you optimize your workflow and there’s even an option of horizontal scrolling available in case you don’t like vertical scroll wheels!

The Corsair DARK CORE RGB PRO is a great mouse for FPS games. It’s packed with gaming features such as low click latency, high polling rates, and wide CPI range. The only downside to this device is that its sensor doesn’t always perform at the set CPI; it also has some issues like being heavy and designed for use by right handed people of any hand size.

The Corsair DARK CORE RGB PRO is excellent for MMO gaming. Every button on the mouse can be macro-programmed, and there are two extra buttons above the left one that allow easy access to shortcuts in game. This mouse has low click latency, a high polling rate, and a wide CPI range; however its sensor tends to have inconsistent results when used at different speeds or angles of inclination which sometimes leads to inaccurate tracking during gameplay compared with other mice available today such as Razer’s Basilisk (which also offers 16000 DPI but only 3 side buttons).

The Corsair DARK CORE RGB PRO is a heavy mouse, which makes it difficult for ultra-light gaming. However, the features are great – low click latency and high polling rate make this an excellent choice. It’s also very comfortable to use!

The Corsair DARK CORE RGB PRO is a great mouse for traveling. It’s fairly portable, and it has room to hold the USB receiver in place so you won’t lose it. You can connect with either its proprietary receiver or Bluetooth at any time which makes your experience more convenient than if you were using other brands of mice that only had one option available to them all the time (like an exclusive wired connection).

The buttons are sensitive yet easy enough for anyone with larger hands or smaller fingers alike; there isn’t too much difference between how small each size person needs their buttons pressed down before they register as being clicked on/off properly nor does this brand require excessive pressure from users when trying out new strategies during gameplay like some others do where.

Pros
  • Remodeled side macro buttons
  • Very good price
  • Qi wireless charging
  • Highly customizable lighting
  • Built-in dongle storage
Cons
  • Textured grip is a bit slippery
  • Fewer buttons than the first Dark Core
  • No really big changes

Corsair Dark Core RGB Pro Style

The Corsair DARK CORE RGB PRO has a gamer-friendly aesthetic. Its ergonomic body is made out of matte plastic with textured rubber on the back and scroll wheel, while its side grips have the same pattern as the back but are hard plastic instead of rubber. There’s also glossy accents throughout including near to where you would scroll down your mouse and an RGB lighting logo at front center – it really makes this product stand out from other similar ones!

Corsair Dark Core RGB Pro Weight

The Corsair DARK CORE RGB PRO is heavy. The weight can be adjusted by adding or removing the pinky side panel, which weighs three grams. A variant of this mouse that’s advertised to have a 10 g difference in its total weight exists as well – it comes with an extra 3-gram shield for your pinky finger and has been called “Corsair DARK CORE RGB PRO SE”.

Maximum Weight With Wire: 176 g
Maximum Weight Without Wire: 137 g
Minimum Weight Without Wire: 134 g
Weight Distribution: Centered
Extra Weights: No

Corsair Dark Core RGB Pro Build Quality

The build quality of the mouse is excellent. The plastic body feels solid and there’s no flex or squeaking when you squeeze it hard. There are sounds, but they disappear if you place your finger on buttons that turn them off so its likely these buttons were a bit loose in their construction process.

I like textured rubber on the back as well as scroll wheel because it makes me feel great using this product with my hands; also glides very smoothly across any surface making work easy for long hours without causing fatigue to hand muscles which looks good too with RGB lighting effects.

Corsair Dark Core RGB Pro Comfort of Use

The mouse has an ergonomic shape designed for right-handed people with a nice thumb and side panel. There is also an additional box you can use to rest your pinky finger. For fewer buttons but similar performance, check out the Mad Catz R.A.T 2+.

Right-handed: Yes
Left-handed: No
Ambidextrous: No
Coating: Matte
Finger Rest: Thumb and Pinky

Corsair Dark Core RGB Pro Wireless Versatility

The Corsair DARK CORE RGB PRO Wireless can be paired with its USB receiver or through Bluetooth, and you can also use it wired while charging. There’s an LED light between the scroll wheel and CPI switch button that indicates battery life (red is low)and pairing status. The battery lasts for at least 16 hours of continuous gaming when using the colorful lighting effects; however we don’t test this aspect of our products as most people recharge them during breaks from playing games anyway!

Bluetooth: Yes
Receiver: Yes
Battery Type: Rechargeable
Use When Charging: Yes
On/Off Activation: Auto Off And On/Off Switch
Receiver Extender: No
Battery Indicator: Yes

Corsair Dark Core RGB Pro Sensor Specifications

The off-center sensor might affect gaming performance, but it shouldn’t be a problem for general office use.

Sensor Technology: Optical (LED)
Sensor Model: PixArt PAW3392
Works On Glass: No
Minimum CPI (DPI): 100 CPI
Maximum CPI (DPI): 18,000 CPI
CPI (DPI) Adjustment Steps: 1 CPI
CPI (DPI) Variation: 10%
Minimum Lift Off Distance: 2.4 mm
Maximum Polling Rate: 2000 Hz

Corsair Dark Core RGB Pro Buttons

An innovative feature that the Razer DeathAdder Chroma offers is reprogrammable buttons. Moreover, you can configure one or two side buttons on either side of your mouse, so if this interests you and are considering a similar gaming mouse with configurable side buttons like Logitech G900 Chaos Spectrum’s then check it out!

Buttons Activation: Mechanical
Total Number Of Buttons: 8
Number Of Side Buttons: 2
Number Of Programmable Inputs: 8
Profile Switching Button: Yes
CPI (DPI) Switching Button: Yes
Gesture Support: No