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Armed with the top of the range Pixart PMW 3360 optical sensor

Precision Engineered

Built to withstand

The RAT range is built for endurance, using materials and components specified to meet the demands. RAT 8 is constructed around a super lightweight aluminium chassis that ensures the sensor position is perfectly balanced for tracking on your gaming surface. It also provides the rigid foundation for the rest of the control modules.

Ultra-reliable OMRON switches with an industry leading life of 50 million clicks ensure that even the highest Actions Per Minute (APM) gamers will never miss an attack.

SWAPPABLE PALM RESTS AND PINKIE RESTS FURTHER ENHANCE YOUR GRIP.
super lightweight aluminium chassis that ensures the sensor position is perfectly balanced
Ultra-reliable OMRON switches with an industry leading life of 50 million clicks
IMPROVE YOUR REACTION SPEEDS WITH THE ADJUSTABLE WEIGHT SYSTEM.
THUMB REST MOVES ALONG TWO AXES, IMPROVING COMFORT AND MACRO BUTTON ACTUATION.

Dynamic Ergonomics

Customize your RAT to enhance your playing style.

All gamers are different. The RATs are precision engineered, making key parts of the product adjustable, to enhance and improve your playing style. The RAT 8 has an adjustable palm rest, pinkie rest, thumb rest and weight system.

  • Palm Rest: Whether your grip is palm, claw or finger-tip, the RAT 8 can quickly adapt by adjusting in length to suit you.
  • Thumb Rest:Moves along two axes, improving comfort and macro button actuation.
  • Extra Parts: Swappable palm rests and pinkie rests further enhance your grip.
  • Weight:Improve your reaction speeds with the adjustable weight system.
Dynamic Ergonomics

Kameleon RGB Lighting

Intelligent lighting control - 16.8 million colors

Take the RAT to a new dimension of customization with 3 independent RGB Illumination Zones. Fine tune your color and lighting to make your RAT the centre piece of your gaming rig.

Using the preset themes you can also control the speed of LED effects, such as breathing, heartbeat and color cycling – click on the icons and try them out here.

  • Rainbow
  • Breathe
  • Beat
  • Cycle
  • Solid

Flux interface

Powerful software to customize performance

RAT customization goes beyond the physical. Regardless of your preferred genre or style of play, every aspect of the sensor, button output and lighting can be tweaked to enhance performance.

  • Profiles: Create and edit unlimited profiles for all your games and desktop software. Assign complex macro commands with timing accuracy to 1/1000th of a second to any of the programmable controls.
  • Precision Aim : Increase or decrease the sensor speed with one button press, ideal for snipers.
  • Sensor: resolution, lift-off height and USB report rate can also be tweaked to perfection.

Onboard Profile Memory

Store up to three profiles, containing all of your macro button, sensor and lighting settings, on your RAT. Always have your favourite loadouts ready to go at a moment’s notice, without the need for software to be installed.

Flux interface

Tech Specs

12000 DPI Optical Sensor

Armed with the top of the range Pixart PMW 3360 optical sensor, the RAT 8 is capable of withstanding extreme movement speeds of up to 250 inches per second and 50G of acceleration. This is crucial for ensuring that all snap shot reflexes and fast tracking movements are lag free.

Pixart PMW 3360 optical sensor

Tech Specs

  • Sensor: Pixart PMW3360
  • DPI Range: Up to 12000
  • USB Report Rate: 125, 250, 500 or 1000Hz
  • Tracking Speed: Up to 6.3m/s / 250”/s
  • Acceleration: 50g
  • Frame Rate: 12,000
  • Left and Right Mouse button: Up to 50M clicks
  • Programmable buttons: 11
  • Weight: 145g without cable

Box Contents

  • RAT 8
  • 3 x Removable 6g Weights
  • 1 x High Top Palm Rest
  • 1 x Rubber Coated Palm Rest
  • 1 x Rubber Coated Pinkie Rest
  • 1 x Extended Wing Pinkie Rest
  • QSG

Minimum System Requirements

  • Windows®: 7, 8.1, 10.
  • 1 x USB 2.0 Port
  • Internet connection for software download.

compare rats

RAT 1 RAT 4 RAT 6 RAT 8 RAT PRO S+ RAT PRO X+
Wired or Wireless Wired Wired Wired Wired Wired Wired
Sensor type Optical Optical Laser Optical Optical Optical/Laser
DPI range Max DPI-1600 Max DPI-5000 Max DPI-8200 Max DPI-12000 Max DPI-7200 Max DPI-5000/8200/12000
Lighting type Single Color Single Color Kameleon RGB Kameleon RGB Kameleon RGB Kameleon RGB
Lighting Zones 1 3 3 3 3 3
Main Button life 5 Million 20 Million 50 Million 50 Million 50 Million 50 Million
Macro Buttons 6 9 11 11 8 10
On-board memory - -
Profile slots/modes 1 3 4 4 4 10
Precision Aim -
Analogue Strafe - - - - -
Swappable sensor module - - - - -
Adjustable weight - - - -
Adjustable Palm Rest
Adjustable pinkie rest - - - -
Adjustable Thumb Rest - - - -
Adjustable Scroll Wheel - - - - -
Adjustable Glide Feet - - - - -
Chassis Material Plastic Plastic Aluminum Aluminum Plastic Magnesium
Weight ( - cable) 60g 90g 120g (max 138g) 145g (max 163g) 80g 110g
Cable Length 1.8m 1.8m 1.8m 1.8m 1.8m 1.8m