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SteelSeries Sensei Ten


Aug 20, 2019
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About ten years after the release of the Sensei (Xai), SteelSeries brings one of their most beloved shapes back with the Sensei Ten. It may look like the original Sensei from the outside, but has the most recent tech under the hood: SteelSeries' newest flagship sensor, the TrueMove Pro, and main button switches rated for 60 million clicks.

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Dec 6, 2010
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Sevierville, TN
System Name All Switched Up
Processor Intel Core i9-9900k @ 5.0GHz
Motherboard ASUS Z390 Maximus XI Hero Wi-Fi
Cooling Custom XSPC/EK watercooling loop - RX360/RX240 Rads
Memory 16GB Corsair Dominator Platinum RGB 3200MHz
Video Card(s) Gigabyte GTX 1080 G1.Gaming w/ EK-FC1080 GTX G1 Waterblock
Storage 1x Samsung 500GB M.2 NVMe SSD - 2x Samsung 860 EVO 500GB SSD - 1x Samsung 860 EVO 1TB SSD
Display(s) BenQ XL2430T 24" 144Hz LCD / ASUS VG248QE 24" 144Hz LCD
Case NZXT Switch 810
Audio Device(s) Mayflower Objective2 + ODAC | Audio-Technica ATH-M50xDG
Power Supply Corsair Professional Gold Series AX850
Mouse SteelSeries Sensei Wireless / Logitech G502
Keyboard Corsair K95 RGB
Software Windows 10 Pro 64-bit
Benchmark Scores yes
WHAT!?! Where are all the holes!? Blasphemy!!

Actually. Good on SteelSeries on sticking to what the Sensei has been over the years.. Really like my other Sensei mice, even though they don't get used as much anymore.
Sep 9, 2015
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I've been using the Sensei RAW and its variants like the COD and Heros of the the Storm editions for the last 6 years. It's definitely my favourite mouse around but I'm sad to see they have not equipped the TEN with a paracord style cable and ~10grams less would also be welcome. Other then those, I will be trying one if I find it on a sale around $50.

Thanks for the review!
Jan 31, 2012
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System Name Sandfiller
Processor I3-7100
Motherboard Asus PRIME Z270-P
Cooling Noctua NH-L9i
Memory 2 x 8GB Cruicial 2400 mhz DDR4 CL17
Video Card(s) RX 580 4GB NITRO+
Storage Cruicial M.2 275GB drive + WD black 500 GB + WD Blue 640 GB
Display(s) 2560x1080 LG 29"
Audio Device(s) Creative Sound Blaster Z
Power Supply Fractal Design IntegraM 650W
Mouse Logitech G602
Keyboard Dell Somethin wireless
Software Windows 10 x 64 bits
I've said this before, but all I want from them is a wireless Kinzu PRO edition. Other than that, in my head SteelSeries will always be Danish design+cheap internals at high prices (at least the low-mid tier mice). You could probably get better internals from A4Tech (Bloody) at half the price and be fine with it.
Jun 25, 2014
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System Name Ryzen shine, Mr Freeman
Processor 3700X
Motherboard ASRock X470 Taichi Ultimate
Cooling NH-D15S
Memory Ballistix LT 2x16GB white 3200
Video Card(s) GeForce GTX 1070FE
Storage 500GB-970EVOplus, 256GB-850Pro, 1TB-860EVO
Display(s) LG OLED 55B8
Case Fractal Meshify C White TG
Audio Device(s) Xonar Essence STU, Mackie MR5+MR10S, HD598
Power Supply Seasonic Prime Titanium 850W
Mouse GPW
Keyboard Fnatic Streak
Why exactly is this highly recommended? It simply fails in 3 of the most important points, and there is an ocean filled with better mouses already, even if we only consider the pertty much outdated wired category.
Jul 22, 2009
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Quite the crappy new product, as accustomed by all the latest SteelSeries products that have all been downgrades and insults to the older models' finishing and product quality.
While the Sensei PRO had metallic cover, this new model has the same cheap plastic all the SteelSeries mice have.
While the Sensei PRO had the braided mouse cable, this new Sensei Ten has the same bland all-plastic cable.
Sep 9, 2015
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The matte rubberized coating is the PREFERRED choice among Sensei users. Also basically everyone would cut off the braiding on the cable, bringing it back to the rubber to make it more flexible and have less resistance.

Sounds like you have no experience with these. As you are listing the both of those as cons - when they are what the community wanted for this mouse. A paracord cable and around 10 grams less are the only other things I would want from this mouse.


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Jan 23, 2020
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I've had bad luck with the SteelSeries Ikari, but I really loved the shape of that mouse- then I got introduced to the Naos Mionix which also gave me problems both mice end up having double clicking issues . I just got the TEN and I'm kinda of disappointed still trying to find the perfect mouse. I'm actually pondering if I should just buy another IKARI it seems there isn't that much around apart from eBay. I might just do that.