Microsoft's Bluetooth Notebook Mouse 5000 does not involve a transceiver, which means it should be quicker and easier to use.
Not only does the lack of a transceiver mean you have an extra USB port free on your laptop, but the Bluetooth Notebook Mouse 5000 also comes complete with a convenient carrying case. In the world of PC peripherals, this is a definite plus point.
As comfort and ergonomic design is central to the success of a mouse, Microsoft has spent a lot of time finding out what shape of mouse is the most easy on the hand and been inspired by a range of unusual objects, even including a baseball. The Bluetooth Notebook Mouse 5000 features soft grip areas and an ambidextrous design, so it should be as comfortable as a nice lie down.
Microsoft claim the Bluetooth Notebook Mouse 5000 is more responsive, precise and allows smoother tracking than previous models. In order that you can save power, a convenient on/off switch has been integrated. It's also possible to keep a constant check on how your power is running, as there's a Battery Indicator handily placed in the centre of the mouse, just above the scrollwheel.
The Bluetooth Notebook Mouse 5000 features four buttons, including the wheel which can be pressed for Auto-scroll. Navigating between folders or web pages should also be a speedy task with the dedicated back button.
The Microsoft Bluetooth Notebook Mouse 5000 will be available for £39 on 4 October.
Microsoft Bluetooth Notebook Mouse 5000 - more comfortable than a baseball