Mouse Comparison

G502 Hero Vs. Rival 500

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G502 Hero Rival 500


No. of Buttons: 1115
No. of Macro Keys: 
No. of Game Profiles: 5 onboardOnboard Profile Storage
Connectivity: USBUSB
Cable length: 2.1m Braided cable2m
Colour: Black
Ambidextrous: Right HandedNo
Software: Logitech Gaming SoftwareSteelSeries Engine 3
Weights: up to 18g (5x3.6g)No
Switch: SteelSeries Switches, 30 Million Clicks


Type: OpticalOptical
Brand: PixArt
Model: HeroPMW3360
Processor: 32-bit ARM
Lift off distance: 
DPI/CPI: 100 - 16,000 DPI100 to 16,000 cpi
Memory Size: 
Max tracking speed: 400+ IPS300 ips
Max acceleration: 50g
Response time: 1000 Hz (1ms)1 ms (1000 Hz)


Colour Options: RGB16.8 Million
Lighting Effect: 

Dimensions & Weight: 

Dimension (LxWxH): 132 x 75 x 40 mm118.75 x 78.34 x 43.34mm
Weight (grams): 129.7g
Weight w/o cable: 121 g
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G502 Hero

The G502 Hero by Logitech uses a Hero (proprietary) sensor, providing a DPI/CPI range of 100 - 16,000 DPI. This is combined with a 32-bit ARM processor. This results in a tracking speed of 400+ IPS. It uses a USB connection with a 2.1m Braided cable. It weighs in at 121 g without the cable, has 5 x 3.6g weights that can add up to 18g extra weight and is approximately 132 x 75 x 40 mm (LxWxH).

Rival 500

The Rival 500 by Steelseries uses an Optical sensor from PixArt, specifically the PMW3360, providing a DPI/CPI range of 100 to 16,000 cpi. This results in a tracking speed of 300 ips, and a maximum acceleration of 50g. It uses a USB connection with a 2m cable. It weighs in at 129.7g grams with the cable and is approximately 118.75 x 78.34 x 43.34mm (LxWxH).