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Mad Catz Announces New Range of Gaming Products for PC, Mac and Smart Devices

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Mad Catz Interactive, Inc. ("Mad Catz") announced today a new range of products featuring the Company's new GameSmart technology. Initial products in the range include the R.A.T.M mobile gaming mouse, the F.R.E.Q.M headset, the M.O.U.S.9 wireless mouse, and the C.T.R.L.R wireless gamepad.

In addition to delivering leading edge gaming performance on PC, Mac and in some instances consoles, GameSmart products are designed to extend the core gaming experience to supporting smart devices. GameSmart offers mobile game developers and publishers standardization, ease of implementation and scalability when enabling controller and console-like accessory functionality in mobile games. GameSmart control products will function through the Bluetooth Smart stack, will be game and hardware independent, and will feature simplified setup, longer battery life and universal compatibility.

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wow, a mouse that turns into a pair of headphones. Nice.;)
 
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From what I remember the RAT 9 received mediocre reviews from both reviewers and consumers alike. I was very disappointed because I loved the look of the R.A.T. If you don't have bluetooth (IE you have a desktop computer) you are shit out of luck.

I have never been a fan of bluetooth anyway.
 
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G500 FTW that's all.
 
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Had two RAT 7's. Both broke in the same exact manner. RMA was a nightmare IF they replied. I never even got an RMA number to return it. Never again will I buy one.

What sucks is the RAT 7 was the most comfortable mouse I have ever had. I mean it was AWESOME........when it worked.
 
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I wish they didn't discontinue the R.A.T. 5 mouse, I don't need all the thrills of the 7 mouse. I thought these would be cool but they seem too mainstream for me. Plus I don't like wireless gaming mice anyways