The Best Value Ergonomic Mouse for Unlike any other trackball I know of, the Expert holds its ball in by gravity alone. By default your wrist is likely to end up on the desk, which is bad — and bent back due to the slope of the trackball, which is worse. Maybe it will break in after a while Logitech MX Ergo wireless trackball mouse. The Kensington Expert, with its extra-large ball, scroll wheel, and programmable buttons, is frequently held up as an example of trackball greatness.

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It works, and I like it better than a regular mouse, but I sure wish it had the espert feel of quality as the one I used at work. There are a lot of great features: I think the cleverest thing about this trackball, though, is in the functionality. Submit answers in the comments I have had a lot of trackballs over the years, and this is one of the best that Rrackbal have seen.

The good news is, it has one. Rated 4 out of 5 by Ellory from Must have for Video Editing I’ve never used a trackball so I bought this because I needed more precise wheel movement on a professional video editing software.

Kensington Expert Mouse Trackball Review

Update Unrecognized Zip Code. I never regretted it and even after extreme long usage they still last.


There are a lot more choices. Scroll Ring Scroll comfortably with a minimum of wrist movement with this handy scroll ring immediately surrounding the track ball.

Hands-On: Kensington Expert Mouse Wireless Trackball

Also, the User Guide that is included has a few pictures, and short bursts of text in 13 languages yes, thirteenso one way or another you should be able to puzzle it out. International orders are processed the next shipping day. Therefore, I think the source of the name is clear: Rated 4 out of 5 by enviroboys from I love the extra buttons No more pain using the Kensington Expert trackball. You agree to receive updates, alerts and promotions from CBS and that CBS may share information about you with our marketing partners so that they may contact you by email or otherwise about their products or services.

People switch to trackballs for a lot of reasons. That’s pretty easy to figure our using xev – details trackbql to the reader. The position of the items in the command specify the button to assign a function to. The scroll wheel also feels very rough, plastic on plastic binding.

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The Best Value Ergonomic Mouse for With its four short posts sticking up, this plate reminds me very much of the display stands used with small action figures. By default the buttons function as traditional mouse left, right, middle and There is a very subtle blue LED between the left and right buttons visible in the scroll ring picture above which will start to blink when it is in pairing mode, and will go off again when pairing is complete.


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The numbers given in the xmodmap command specify the mouse button functions, kensibgton follows:. The one on the right is a wireless mode switch – when set to the right it is in USB 2.

There is much to like about the latest version of this venerable device, but also one or two drawbacks to consider.

Kensington Expert Mouse Trackball Review – All Things Ergonomic

Alas, no such luck. No matter what you are using it for – it gives a much better feeling then a mouse: Having used this device, I was disappointed and puzzled by the wheel on the twice-more-costly Expert Mouse.

Order in the next 0: I ordered the Kensington Expert Pro Trackball, Please don’t buy this, it is a waste of money. Please review our terms of service to complete your newsletter subscription. It also feels like that grade of quality.