It's the cheapest it's been on Amazon.
Now ᴍɪɢʜᴛ ʙᴇ a terrible tiᴍᴇ ᴛᴏ ɢᴏ ʜᴜɴᴛɪɴg ꜰᴏʀ graphics ᴄᴀʀds, ʙᴜᴛ ᴀᴛ leᴀst tʜᴇ sales ᴏɴ otʜᴇr PC pᴀʀᴛs ᴀɴd accessᴏʀies ᴀʀᴇ sᴛɪʟʟ bᴜsɪɴess ᴀs ᴜsual. Razer's ᴏʀigɪɴal Bᴀsilɪsk moᴜse hᴀs ʙᴇen a ꜰᴀᴠᴏʀɪᴛe ꜰᴏʀ mᴀɴy ᴏᴜᴛ ᴏꜰ Razer's lɪɴeᴜᴘ ꜰᴏʀ a ꜰᴇᴡ yᴇᴀʀs (ᴡᴇ ɢᴀᴠᴇ ɪᴛ ᴀɴ 80/100 ɪɴ ᴏᴜʀ reᴠɪᴇᴡ), ᴀɴd ɴᴏw ɪᴛ's availᴀʙʟᴇ ꜰᴏʀ $39.99. Thᴀᴛ's ᴀɴ ᴀʟʟ-tiᴍᴇ ʟᴏᴡ prɪᴄᴇ, ᴀᴛ leᴀst ᴏɴ Amazᴏɴ.
The Razer Basilisk has a 6400 DPI optical sensor, customizable RGB lighting, a button toggle for quickly adjusting the DPI, and a total of seven programmable buttons (including the two primary click buttons). Razer promises the mechanical switches will last for 50 million clicks, and there's a two-year warranty to back that up. The settings and lighting are adjustable through Razer's Synapse software, so if you already have that installed, at least you won't have to download yet another utility.
We reviewed the Razer Basilisk when it was first released in 2018, and the mouse earned an 80/100 score for its comfortable design and features. Our main complaint at the time was with the Razer Synapse software, which still requires you to create an online account to change any settings. It has since been succeeded by the Basilisk V2, which we also reviewed.
Razer Basilisk Gaming Mouse | $39.99 (save $30)
Razer's Basilisk gaming mouse was originally priced at $70, but now you can get it for an all-time low price of $39.99. Only the white color is available, and Amazon appears to be the only retailer left selling any version of the original Basilisk.View Deal
If the Basilisk isn't quite the shape you're looking for, head over to our guide to the best gaming mice for other recommendations.