Product Comparison: SteelSeries Rival 700 vs SteelSeries Rival 710

Advertiser Disclosure

This site is a free online resource that strives to offer helpful content and comparison features to its visitors. Please be advised that the operator of this site accepts advertising compensation from certain companies that appear on the site, and such compensation impacts the location and order in which the companies (and/or their products) are presented, and in some cases may also impact the scoring that is assigned to them. The scoring that appears on this site is determined by the site operator in its sole discretion, and should NOT be relied upon for accuracy purposes. In fact, Company/product listings on this page DO NOT imply endorsement by the site operator. Except as expressly set forth in our Terms of Use, all representations and warranties regarding the information presented on this page are disclaimed. The information which appears on this site is subject to change at any time. More info

General Specifications
Rival 700
Rival 710
About the Product
Rival 700 is hight-end mouse for most demanding players. It supports all 3 grip types but it is designed only for right-handed gamers. 16000 cpi should satisfy anyone and if that isn’t enough SteelSeries has provided modular design on Rival 700 so you can replace optical or laser sensors.
The Rival 710 elite performance gaming mouse features a custom TrueMove3 12, 000 CPI, 350 IPS optical sensor engineered exclusively with PixArt, and a built-in OLED for notifications and customization.
Key Specs
16000 dpi
12000 dpi
Sensor Type
Number of Buttons
What customers say about "Key Specs"
SteelSeries Rival 700 Optical Gaming Mouse
  • This mouse has one of the best optical sensors available.
  • You can remove/switch with a laser sensor.
  • Tracking is excellent on the mouse, good sensor.
  • Excellent tracking with the optical sensor.
  • The tactile sensor technology is awesome for MOBA play and some RPGs.
SteelSeries Rival 710 Gaming Mouse
  • Ability to upgrade sensor is appreciated.
  • The sensor in this is top notch and definitely feels smoother than g502 Proteus.
  • The optical gaming mouse makes game playing enjoyable.
  • I like this wired optical gaming mouse, nice sensor.
  • Great mouse and performance. Fantastic optical sensor.
Size & Weight
1.65 in.
1.7 in.
4.92 in.
4.9 in.
2.71 in.
2.85 in.
4.79 oz.
4.8 oz.
What customers say about "Size & Weight"
SteelSeries Rival 700 Optical Gaming Mouse
  • It is a great shape and size for bigger hands.
  • Consider size and weight before purchasing. Perfect fit for me.
  • The overall size of the mouse felt good in my hand.
  • The clicks and shape are better for my hand size.
  • It is almost double the weight of my Razr mouse. It is not good for lengthy gaming sessions due to weight.
SteelSeries Rival 710 Gaming Mouse
  • This mouse is the perfect size to be comfortable.
  • I have never used a more comfortable mouse that just fit seamlessly into my hand.
  • I find it an absolute joy to use - so comfortable.
  • Even after 6-8hrs of continuous use, the Rival 710 provided little to no strain on my hand.
  • Fits well in my hand. A little heavy but not to bad compared to other mouse.
Connection Type
Cord Length
6.56 feet
6.5 feet
What customers say about "Connection"
SteelSeries Rival 700 Optical Gaming Mouse
  • You can either have the rubber one or the other cable that feels like a shoelace, good connection.
  • Detachable cable with perfect connectivity is a huge plus.
  • Overall the mouse didn't fit my hand very well, but easy connection with usb detachable cable.
  • Got home, plugged it in and this is where i will say i was very disapointed.
  • The REAL CON is the cord that plugs into the mouse itself.
SteelSeries Rival 710 Gaming Mouse
  • Cable braiding is of a high standard and usb is clearly durable, connectivity is well.
  • Removable cable, on board memory, with good connection.
  • Cable easy to change and connection.
  • It feels solid in your hand. Plug and play connection.
  • The macro software is easy to use like usb connection.
Mouse Type
Body Material
Number of Programmable Buttons
Completely Customisable, Zero Recoil, Real-Time Stats, On-the-fly Customisation, Pixart 3360 Optical Gaming Sensor, Swappable Cables
Customisable Screen, Vibration You Can Feel, Discord Chat Integration, Swappable Parts, 60M Click Mechanical Switches
What customers say about "Features"
SteelSeries Rival 700 Optical Gaming Mouse
  • Nice features of being able to replace the backplate and Rival plate.
  • Fun features, very smooth, easy to customize both the hardware and software.
  • Seriously the most impressive mouse ever the rgb and the features are crazy cool.
  • Great Reliable Mouse with awesome features and software to support it.
  • The custom LED is great, the vibration features are awesome, and the RGB lighting is swell.
SteelSeries Rival 710 Gaming Mouse
  • The removable cable is a very nice feature.
  • RGB is understated enough to not be tacky, but bright and vibrant enough to impress.
  • The program for customising the mouse is easy to use.
  • You can store multiple configurations on the mouse so you can switch games without having to load up the mouse software again.
  • The lcd screen is a complete waste of space, and honestly quite bewildering.
Power Source
Warranty / Certifications
Manufacturer Warranty
1 year(s)
1 year(s)
Other Information
99.99 $

Other reviews