Pulsar Xlite V2 Wireless Mouse Review

Pulsar Xlite V2 Wireless Mouse Review

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Test Results

Design

Pulsar Xlite V2 Wireless Style Picture

Lighting Color RGB

The Pulsar Xlite V2 Wireless looks precise akin to the erstwhile procreation Pulsar Xlite Wireless. It has a matte achromatic integrative assemblage with pill-shaped cutouts connected the thenar remainder and successful tiny sections connected the broadside of the rodent adjacent the front. The mouse's underside is antithetic compared to astir gaming mice which typically person a coagulated integrative baseplate. The mouse's basal is comprised of respective integrative struts and tiny panels that clasp the PCB and different internals successful spot but don't screen the full underside. There's a azygous RGB LED disposable wrong the rodent that you tin acceptable to show a customized colour with a "breathing" oregon coagulated colour effect. This LED besides shows artillery status.

Pulsar Xlite V2 Wireless 3D Model

Length 4.8" (123 mm)

Height 1.7" (43 mm)

Width 2.6" (66 mm)

Grip Width 62 mm

Note: The 3D scanning instrumentality has trouble accurately capturing the bottommost of this rodent owed to the unfastened design. The resulting scan has somewhat blurry textures, and the scan doesn't accurately represent the hollow areas disposable wrong the mouse. That said, the standard and dimensions of this scan are inactive close and aren't affected by this insignificant ocular error. The hollow interior spaces and nonstop plan of the bottommost sheet are overmuch easier to spot successful this photograph.

Pulsar Xlite V2 Wireless Portability picture

Volume 20.87 in³ (342 cm³)

Cable/Receiver Storing No

Maximum Weight With Wire 96 g

Maximum Weight Without Wire 60 g

Minimum Weight Without Wire 60 g

Weight Distribution Centered

Extra Weights No

The Pulsar Xlite V2 Wireless is highly lightweight. It's virtually the aforesaid value arsenic the erstwhile procreation Pulsar Xlite Wireless and different premium lightweight mice similar the Logitech G PRO X SUPERLIGHT.

Pulsar Xlite V2 Wireless Build prime   picture

The Pulsar Xlite V2 Wireless's physique prime feels excellent. There's nary wobbling, creaking, oregon rattling if you shingle the mouse. There's a precise tiny magnitude of flexibility if you use unit to the framework connected the underside, but this isn't an contented erstwhile utilizing the rodent arsenic intended.

Right-handed Yes

Left-handed No

Ambidextrous No

Coating Matte

Finger Rest No

The Pulsar Xlite V2 Wireless has a precise comfortable, right-handed shape. The buttons consciousness well-placed and tin beryllium reached by astir manus sizes utilizing immoderate grip type. The erstwhile models successful this lineup had pill-shaped cutouts implicit the full aboveground of some sides, which immoderate radical recovered uncomfortable. The areas wherever you remainder your fingers are present coagulated integrative instead.

Pulsar Xlite V2 Wireless Palm Grip Picture

Small Hand Yes

Medium Hand Yes

Large Hand Yes

X.Large Hand Yes

You tin comfortably usage a thenar grip careless of your manus size.

Pulsar Xlite V2 Wireless Claw Grip Picture

Small Hand Yes

Medium Hand Yes

Large Hand Yes

X.Large Hand Yes

You tin comfortably usage a claw grip careless of your manus size.

Pulsar Xlite V2 Wireless Fingertip Grip Picture

Small Hand No

Medium Hand Yes

Large Hand Yes

X.Large Hand Yes

If you person tiny hands, you whitethorn find the beforehand broadside buttons are hard to scope utilizing a fingertip grip.

Bluetooth No

Receiver Yes

Battery Type Rechargeable

Use When Charging Yes

On/Off Activation Auto Off And On/Off Switch

Receiver Extender Yes

Battery Indicator Yes

Pulsar advertises that the Pulsar Xlite V2 Wireless has a artillery beingness of up to 70 hours. The LED airy displays antithetic colors to bespeak the artillery level by default.

Cable Length 6.1 ft (1.9 m)

Cable Type Paracord-like

Permanent Kink Yes

Port Type: Mouse End USB-C

Port Type: PC End USB

The Pulsar Xlite V2 Wireless has a precise flexible and lightweight paracord-like cable. It glides precise smoothly connected mousepads and desks. Unfortunately, it retains immoderate kinks from its packaging.

Pulsar Xlite V2 Wireless Mouse Feet picture

Gliding Experience Very Good

Material Virgin Grade PTFE

Extra Included No

The Pulsar Xlite V2 Wireless has superb feet that glide precise smoothly connected mousepads and desks. There are 2 crisp corners connected the apical foot, but this has minimal interaction connected the gliding experience.

Pulsar Xlite V2 Wireless In the container  picture

  • Pulsar Xlite V2 Wireless
  • USB-A to USB-C charging cable
  • USB receiver
  • USB receiver extender
  • Pulsar stickers
  • User documentation

Control

Pulsar Xlite V2 Wireless Buttons Picture

Buttons Activation Mechanical

Total Number Of Buttons 5

Number Of Side Buttons 2

Number Of Programmable Inputs 5

Profile Switching Button Yes

CPI (DPI) Switching Button Yes

Gesture Support No

You tin reprogram each of the buttons connected the Pulsar Xlite V2 Wireless to execute a assortment of actions, including keyboard functions, CPI adjustments, media controls, macros, and productivity commands. The left- and right-click buttons usage Kailh GM 8.0 switches which are rated for 80 cardinal clicks.

Pulsar Xlite V2 Wireless Latency Data

Expected Connection 5.7 ms

Wired 4.2 ms

Receiver 5.7 ms

Bluetooth N/A

The Pulsar Xlite V2 Wireless has fantabulous click latency. It delivers a precise responsive-feeling acquisition for gaming successful immoderate genre.

Sensor Technology Optical (LED)

Sensor Model PixArt PAW3370

Works On Glass No

Minimum CPI (DPI) 50 CPI

Maximum CPI (DPI) 20,000 CPI

CPI (DPI) Adjustment Steps 50 CPI

CPI (DPI) Variation 6%

Minimum Lift Off Distance 1.2 mm

Maximum Polling Rate 1000 Hz

The Pulsar Xlite V2 Wireless has polling complaint settings of 125Hz, 250Hz, 500Hz, and 1000Hz. You tin toggle the lift-off region betwixt a 1mm oregon 2mm mounting utilizing the customization software. You tin besides configure up to 4 CPI settings per illustration and power betwixt them with an assigned CPI fastener oregon by pressing and holding the near click, scroll click, and the beforehand broadside fastener simultaneously.

Pulsar Xlite V2 Wireless Mouse instrumentality    picture

Scroll Wheel Notched Wheel

Scroll Wheel Steps 24 Steps

Scroll Wheel Tilt No

Thumb Wheel No

Thumb Wheel Steps No Thumb Wheel

The rodent instrumentality connected the Pulsar Xlite Wireless feels precise, operates quietly, and has decently-defined steps. Compared to the erstwhile mentation of this mouse, the scroll instrumentality is raised 1mm, making it easier to reach. The scroll click besides requires little unit to activate.

Operating System And Software

Pulsar Xlite V2 Wireless Software settings screenshot

Software Name Pulsar Xlite

Software Windows Compatibility Yes

Software macOS Compatibility No

Account Needed No

On-Board Memory Yes

CPI (DPI) Adjustment Yes

Polling Rate Adjustment Yes

Profile Configuration Yes

RGB On/Off Yes

The bundle is casual to use, and the interface is cleanable and modern-looking. In summation to modular CPI settings and lighting adjustments, it allows you to grounds macros and customize profiles, lift-off distance, and debounce time.

Windows Compatibility Fully

macOS Compatibility Fully

All the Pulsar Xlite V2 Wireless' default fastener functions enactment connected macOS and Windows.

Differences Between Sizes And Variants

The Pulsar Xlite V2 Wireless we tested is the achromatic colour variant. There are besides White and Red colour variants available. You tin spot the statement for our portion here.

Compared To Other Mice

The Pulsar Xlite V2 Wireless continues Pulsar's Xlite lineup and makes respective tiny but impactful changes from the erstwhile procreation Pulsar Xlite Wireless. The scroll instrumentality is 1mm higher, making it easier to use. The scroll click besides takes little unit to activate. The battery's presumption is further towards the back, truthful the value organisation is centered, and the rodent is easier to control. Most of the pill-shaped cutouts connected either broadside of the rodent are gone, and determination are present coagulated integrative areas to remainder your fingers, making it much comfy to hold. With these changes, this exemplary improves connected the original's look and offers an arsenic lightweight and likewise performant alternate to much costly options similar the Logitech G PRO X SUPERLIGHT oregon the Razer Viper V2 Pro.

For much recommendations, spot our picks for the best lightweight mice, the best FPS mice, and the best wireless gaming mice.

The Logitech G PRO X SUPERLIGHT and the Pulsar Xlite V2 Wireless are some ultra-lightweight gaming mice with comparable performance. The 2 mice measurement virtually the same, but the Logitech has a symmetrical signifier and a coagulated integrative body. It besides has a somewhat wider CPI scope and marginally little click latency. On the different hand, the Pulsar has a right-handed signifier and has pill-shaped cutouts successful its assemblage to trim the wide weight.

The Pulsar Xlite V2 Wireless and the GLORIOUS Model D are some lightweight gaming mice with right-handed shapes and cutouts successful their bodies to trim their wide weight. However, the GLORIOUS is simply a wired-only mouse, and the Pulsar is wireless. The Pulsar is besides somewhat lighter and feels sturdier overall. It besides has a overmuch wider CPI scope and somewhat little click latency.

The Pulsar Xlite V2 Wireless and the GLORIOUS Model D- Wireless are wireless, lightweight gaming mice with right-handed shapes and cutouts successful their bodies to trim their weight. The Pulsar is marginally lighter and feels a spot sturdier. It besides has a somewhat wider CPI scope and somewhat little click latency.

The Pulsar Xlite V2 Wireless is an updated mentation of the Pulsar Xlite Wireless. These 2 mice measurement virtually the aforesaid and execute astir identically. They besides stock the aforesaid wide signifier and sensor, but the V2 Wireless features respective improvements. These improvements see amended value distribution, a somewhat raised scroll instrumentality with a scroll click that takes little unit to activate, and the removal of weight-saving cutouts connected some sides to marque the rodent much comfy to hold.