Dafran initially started out as a professional Overwatch player and then streamer. However, after a couple of years of facing various controversies and difficulties, he decided to quit Overwatch and gaming streaming altogether and announced his transition to farming instead in June 2020. Since then, he has gone on to stream his IRL farming progress instead. So, his channel now evolves more around building greenhouses, planting vegetables and hatting with his community. He still sparks some controversy such as by standing up for men’s rights in the online community. Otherwise, he is known for his love of the outdoors, DIY skills minimalist living and self-sufficient farming. Below, we have provided an overview of the specs that are included in Dafran’s gaming setup, in case you’re interested in knowing what he uses to maintain his edge when he does occasionally game.
WHAT MOUSE DOES DAFRAN USE?
Dafran uses a BenQ Zowie EC2-A mouse. The BenQ Zowie EC2 a wireless plug-and-play gaming mouse that comes in two sizes, namely EC1-A (Large) and EC2-A (Medium). It i integrated with a 3360 Optical with preset DPI options of 400, 800, 160 and 3200. As it has a driverless design, these setting cannot be adjusted. It is also possible to toggle the polling rate between 125Hz, 500Hz and 1000Hz. It is suitable for right-handed gamers who favor either a claw or palm grip. It features 7 buttons that can be set with macros within games offer the option, again due to its driverless deign. The EC2-A measures 11.9 x 6.6 x 4.1cm (4.7 x 2.6 x 1.6”) and weighs 90.7g (3.2oz.)
WHAT MOUSEPAD DOES DAFRAN USE?
Dafran uses a Logitech G640 mousepad. The Logitech G640 is a large-sized gaming mousepad that is made with a cloth surface that is bonded to its textured rubber base. The cloth provides moderate surface friction that optimizes mice with low DPI settings. This is because it affords more control when you are preforming rapid movements. The rubber base serves a double function of preventing the mousepad from moving during use, in addition to providing soft comfort for the user’s wrist while they are moving their mouse It is also flexible enough to be easily rolled up for storage while Wardell is on the go. It measures 40 x 0.3 x 46cm (15.75 x 0.12 x 18.11″.)
WHAT KEYBOARD DOES DAFRAN USE?
Dafran uses a Corsair Gaming K65 RGB keyboard. The Corsair Gaming K65 RGB a tenkeyless, wired gaming keyboard. It is constructed from an aircraft-grade anodized brushed aluminum frame that is soldered with Cherry MX Red switches that are topped with laser-etched ABS keycaps. The switches have a smooth, linear feedback and actuation at a force of 45G at actuation point of 2mm for a total travel distance of 4mm. It boasts full N-key rollover, as well as 100% anti-ghosting capabilities and a 10,000Hz polling rate.
Although it does not have dedicated macro keys, the Corsair Utility Engine software does allow for macros to be bound to any key. It also enables per-key RGB lighting effects to be set. These can also be synchronized with other Corsair products. It comes with a detachable soft-touch wrist rest and has a non-detachable 1.82m (6ft) braided cable that terminates in a USB 2.0 Type-A. Its software is compatible with Windows 7 or later, and it can be used with an Xbox One. It will need an adapter for the PS4 and is not optimal with Macs. Its dimensions are 38.61 x 23.88 x 5.33cm (15.2 x 9.4 x 2.1″.)
WHAT HEADSET DOES DAFRAN USE?
Dafran uses an EPOS I Sennheiser Game Zero headset. Dafran’s gaming setup includes the Sennheiser Game Zero headset. It is a wired stereo headset with a closed-back design. It has a lightweight plastic chassis that has XXL over-ear ear cups that are fitted with 40mm drivers. These drivers offer a 15-28,000Hz frequency response range at a nominal impedance of 50Ω and an SPL 108dB @1kHz. The earcups are cushioned with leatherette-covered triple-layered memory foam and connect to the headband with a 2-axis hinge folding mechanism.
It also features a flip-to-mute microphone that has a cardioid polar pattern. It has a frequency response range of 50–16,000 Hz that operates at a sensitivity of -38dBV/PA. It is compatible with
This headset is compatible with a wide variety of gaming devices and PCs. It is also easily stored thanks to its collapsible design and hard-shell carrying case. PC, Mac, Xbox One, PS4, PS5, Nintendo Switch, and Smartphone thanks to its 3.5mm input jack. It measures 9 x 18 x 17.5cm (3.54 x 7.09 x 6.89″) and weighs 300g (10.6oz)
WHAT MICROPHONE DOES DAFRAN USE?
Dafran uses a Shure SM7B microphone. The Shure SM7B is a dynamic microphone that is constructed from ark gray enamel aluminum and steel case. This protects its moving coil and cartridge from being damaged during transportation or through accidents. Its cardioid polar pattern inputs at an end-address, meaning that the audio inputs will be focused from the front, while noises from the sides and back of the device will register far less.
It has flat, wide-range frequency response range of 50-2000Hz that effectively captures vocals and bass instruments. It operates at a sensitivity of -59 dBV/Pa and a nominal impedance of 150Ω. There is also both a presence boost button and high press-filter at its base, as well as an internal pop-filter and shock-mount. Additionally, it comes with an external windshield, close-talk windscreen, switch cover plate and locking yoke mount. It does not need phantom power, but it does connect with an XLR cable.
WHAT CHAIR DOES DAFRAN USE?
Dafran uses a Herman Miller Embody chair. The Herman Miler Embody chair is an office chair that is designed to offer maximum support for the user. Its ergonomic construction accomplishes this by automatically balancing pressure distribution, supporting natural alignment and encouraging healthy body positioning. It is constructed from an aluminum frame with plastic casing and synthetic fabric padding that is held by a five-star base resting on strong carpet casters. It offers armrest adjustment options of 16.51 – 29.21cm (6.5 – 11.5″) for height and 30.48 – 53.34cm (12 – 21″) outward. It also provides seat depth adjustment, heat adjustment and tilt options. It has a maximum weight limit of 136kg (300lbs) and has dimensions of 71.1 x 71.1 x 62.2cm (28 x 28 x 24.5”.) It is also available in an array of color options including Berry Blue and Green Apple Rhythm.
Dafran no longer uses a chair, as he stands up at his desk now.