I shot every brand and model I could before buying. My primary requirement was the same as it always was with a compound, quiet. I settled on a Mission 400. Nothing else was close in my mind. No dampeners etc. required.
i like it when they get under your stand and get real tense when they finally get a whiff of you. the best thing to do then is to yell as loud as you can and try not to wet yourself when you see what the deer does next.