The Basilisk Essential by Razer uses an Optical sensor, providing a DPI/CPI range of 6,400 DPI max. This results in a tracking speed of 220ips, and a maximum acceleration of 30G. It uses a USB connection with a 1.8 m cable. It weighs in at 95 g without the cable and is approximately 125 x 75 x 43 mm (LxWxH).
Using the multi-function paddle, you can activate programmed macros and functions that help you adapt to different scenarios in the game. Here are some ways to utilize the paddle for an unfair advantage.
|No. of Buttons||7|
|No. of Macro Keys|
|No. of Game Profiles|
|Cable length||1.8 m|
|Ambidextrous||No, Right Handed|
|Switch||Razer Mechanical Switches|
|Lift off distance|
|DPI/CPI||6,400 DPI max|
|Max tracking speed||220ips|
|Response time||1000 Hz|
|Colour Options||Chroma lighting 16.8 million colours|
Dimensions & Weight
|Dimension (LxWxH)||125 x 75 x 43 mm|
|Weight w/o cable||95 g|