The Razer Viper 8K gaming mouse was released and claims to have the “fastest speed and lowest latency ever achieved”. It comes with Razer’s advanced optical switches and offers Hyperpolling technology that delivers a true polling rate of 8000Hz. This allows the Razer Viper 8K mouse to send more data to your computer, which reduces lag and makes mouse movements more responsive. The Viper 8K is also very lightweight, although it is not the lightest mouse that Razer offers. It also has a skillful design.
Razer Viper 8K price, availability
The Razer Viper 8K is priced at $ 79.99 (~ Rs. 5,900) in the US and is available for purchase on the company’s website and Best Buy. There is a black color option, and so far Razer hasn’t shared any information on the availability of the Razer Viper 8K in India.
Razer Viper 8K specifications, features
The Razer Viper 8K has an impressive design, making it suitable for both right and left-handed users. Polling rate is 8000Hz, which means it sends data to the computer eight times more than a gaming mouse at a polling rate of 1000 Hz. HyperPolling technology enables a low delay of about 0.125ms. It also has a high-speed USB controller and weighs just 71g. The Razer Viper 8K uses the company’s second-generation optical switches that are rated for 70 million clicks.
You get a 20,000 dpi optical sensor and haptic scroll wheel on the Razer Viper 8K. There is on-board memory that also allows you to store a profile on the mouse itself that will help retain settings even if you connect it to a different computer. There are eight programmable buttons on the mouse. The Razer Viper 8K is compatible with Razer Chroma RGB lighting that shines through the Razer logo on the body. For smooth movement, this gaming mouse has 100% PTFE polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE) feet and advanced take-off / landing distance customization. It allows for sensitivity adjustment on the fly and comes with an eight meter Speedflex cable.