Users with big hands will love the MS-3. It is very comfortable because it supports the whole hand, and the weight is so well-distributed that it doesn’t need a weight adjustment system. Buttons are well-located around the thumb area. Func struck gold with a clear design for the interface of the configuration software, but macro recording is limited to the basics. The Surface 1030 XL complements the mouse by offering two options of sliding surfaces that will cater to the user’s gaming style and will fit the resolution set for the mouse.

Strong Points

  • Suited for big-handed players
  • Twelve programmable functions
  • Excellent button placement
  • Comfortable rest for the whole band
  • Clean and simple configuration software
  • Instant Aim feature for emergency resolution changes
  • Beautiful illumination
  • Ingenious solution of having two different surfaces on the same mousepad
  • Mousepad has rounded borders

Weak Points

  • Small-handed users might find it clunky
  • Only basic macro recording features
A self-assumed gadget-freak and an avid gamer, André Gordirro has written about pop culture, Internet and technology for the past ten years. He works for SET Magazine, Brazil's biggest movie magazine, and usually contributes to its technology section writing about consumer products. His body lives in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil – although his mind is said to inhabit cyberspace.