Microsoft Habu In designing the Habu, Microsoft teamed up with a leader in the gaming mice scene like Razer from whom we are also reviewing a product in this same round-up. Contact Support Get support by phone, chat or email. If you are accustomed to Logitechs gaming mice, the Habu may take a little getting used to. On the box you can read about the various features the mouse sports. By proceeding, you consent to our cookie usage. Razer products are designed to work well beyond when the warranty has expired. The software includes pre-set commands for things like media controls and general Windows operation.

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It’s accurate, comfortable, and uniquely customizable, proving that bearing the Microsoft brand which is becoming a lot cooler now than it used to be did nothing to pollute the Razer genes that make the Habu tick. The Habu software has a good interface and allows for customizing game-specific profiles, up to five of which can be saved to the mouse itself. The Habu also sports Razer’s trademark glowpipe of illuminated semi-transparent plastic.

Whereas most mice force gamers to accept the thumb button microspft stock placement, either far forward for the finger-tip players like Fatal1ty, or towards the rear for gamers who like to palm the mouse and move their whole hand, the Habu offers two interchangeable thumb-button sets to accommodate either style.

Please see Razer’s Cookie Policy. On the outside the Habu is still more Razer than Microsoft, which isn’t a bad thing.


Of course the mouse comes with a driver Haabu and a “quick start” manual. This offspring from Microsoft and Razer looks like it packs a mean wallop, but does it pack enough to oust Logitech and their G5 gaming mouse, or even the off-beat Fanatec Headshot?

With the Habu, Microsoft has moved on and released their very first “Gaming” mouse. In fact, when comparing Microsofts mouse to the DeathAdder, it appears that Razer deliberately held back some functionality on their own mouse in order to help the Habu succeed. We are sorry if there are any delays in processing your order.

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Microsoft and Razer Habu Gaming Mouse Review – ExtremeTech

Who better to turn to microsogt Razer? Page List Top 1. Underneath, Microsoft uses one large and two small Teflon feet that produced a nice gentle glide across my mouse pad.

Where can I enter the code so I can use it to purchase products? The upper surface of the mouse uses a habi, velvet-like rubber material which is really comfortable during extended use. By continuing to use this website, you agree to their use.

Microsoft Habu

Let the Razer Community help. If you purchased product from an unauthorized reseller, all support and warranty issues should be directed to that reseller. As with any new Razer mice, the Habu comes with a spare set of Teflon feet which comes in handy if you microdoft so unlucky as to ruin the original feet.

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Subscribing to a newsletter indicates your consent to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. This is a bit comical to us because we often times run into problems with side buttons on some mice. The Habu’s Teflon feet hwbu along nicely, though pretty much any gaming mouse these days can make that claim.

It says it all in my opinion. You may unsubscribe microsofy the newsletter at any time. No mention of Razer is found on the mouse, but just wait until you install the software.

Microsoft simply has the benefit of slapping their own logo on there and shoving it into a red box. Turns out that our Habu was D. Encoding macros of both microsott and mouse buttons to a single button on the Habu is also possible.

Their cooperation with Razer is really an understatement. Introduction The new Microsoft Habu mouse is the first result of the cooperation between Microsoft and Razer. The Habu also incorporates Razer’s “Synapse” cache of 32KB of onboard memory, useful for haabu customized profiles for specific games directly to the mouse for mucrosoft migration to other PCs without the hassle of downloading software a remapping a profile.

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