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:


We’ve designed the paddle so it feels natural to press and hold when talking just like a walkie-talkie in your game.

DPI Shifting

Hold the paddle in for low DPI aiming to snipe in FPS games, and then release it to shift back to your default setting.

Press & Hold Function

Whether it’s to charge a special attack or heal yourself, use the paddle for quick press and hold functions.

Native 6,400 DPI Optical Sensor

Gaming-grade precision for better control over your movement.

7 Customizable Hyperresponse Buttons

Assign macros and secondary functions for extended controls.

Razer™ Mechanical Mouse Switches

Fast response with a durability of up to 20 million clicks.

Powered by Razer™ Chroma

With 16.8 million customizable color options.

20 million clicks.

Razer Basilisk Essential Gaming Mouse



  • At a glance

    • True 6,400 DPI Optical Sensor
    • Multi-function Paddle
    • Right-handed Ergonomic Design
    • 7 Customizable Hyperesponse Buttons
    • Powered by Razer™ Chroma