You can also have this jumping problem in documents, but not any more with the scroll w heel and scroll ring. I just wish it was more compact. A couple hours a day. Using Logitech Flow, you can pair your MX Ergo with multiple computers and move the cursor between them just as you would on a multiple-monitor setup. The M comes with a three-year warranty. Quick Overview Navigate with greater comfort and precision while saving valuable desktop space. Rozette Rago Thumb-operated trackballs are usually right-handed only, but other than the trackball itself, they work just like traditional mice.

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He said making larger pointer movements with kensingtoj entire arm and making smaller movements by rotating the arm and wrist instead of bending the wrist have helped him avoid hand and wrist pain.

Product Description Optical tracking technology delivers precise cursor control at the touch of a finger while the ambidextrous, two-button design provides a familiar user experience for mouse converts. The Kensington Orbit Trackball with Scroll Ring typically costs a third as much as the Expert Mouse but has a smaller ball and offers only two buttons instead of four.

The rechargeable Logitech MX Ergo promises around four months of battery life, and the Logitech M is the best of the bunch kensinbton tested with an estimated 18 months of life on a single AA battery. I just wish it was more kenisngton. If the MX Ergo is too expensive, or if you want the cheapest good introduction to the world of trackballs, get the Logitech M Wireless Trackball.


Unlike both of those models, however, the MX Ergo uses a rechargeable internal battery instead of AA batteries. The Logitech Options software has most of the settings you need to customize the MX Ergo and its eight buttons.

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Eventually, after 3 w eeks of use, I’ve learned how to use it See orgit 12 brand new listings. View cart 0 Items: This trackball is what I have been missing for years and did not realize this until now. Trackballs come in two variations: With this smaller ball you need to put in more effort to move the cursor across the screen: Show less Show more. JavaScript seems to be disabled in your browser.

To correct for this, the Expert Mouse comes with a detachable leatherette-covered wrist rest to prop the hand in a neutral position. Similar to the MX Ergo, the M is made of molded plastic with a small divot for a pinky to rest on.

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Instead, you use Logitech Control Center, which has the same features but an older look. Instead of a scroll wheel, the Expert Mouse has a scroll ring around the ball. And it has a fast-charge feature that Logitech says will give it enough juice tracball a full workday in a minute of charge.

With the Kensington Orbit, I really like the smoothness of the trackball’s movement, as well as the scroll ring. The MX Ergo has eight programmable buttons—twice as many as the Expert Mouse, and three more than the M—and one non-programmable button on top to switch between paired computers.


Logitech MX Ergo Budget thumb-operated trackball: If you opt for a wireless trackball, you can expect at least four to six months of battery life. Logitech promises 18 months of battery life for the AA-powered M; judging from Amazon reviewsthat claim seems accurate. The M has five buttons: And they often have a larger ball, which makes it easier to fling the cursor across a larger space, such as on a 4K monitor or across multiple monitors.

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This one does using the ring controller – well designed and is a pleasure to use. Kensongton may also like. Why you should trust us The best finger-operated trackball: Although the scroll ring is chintzy plastic, it feels much smoother to scroll than the gritty wheel of the Expert Mouse.

I’m use to this type and design, the ring is used on a certain type of game I’m playing. Like every other trackball we iensington, the MX Ergo lacks ogbit scrolling. Longer warranties are nice but not required. Packaging should be the same as what is found in a retail store, unless the item is handmade or was packaged by the manufacturer in non-retail packaging, such as an unprinted box or plastic bag.

This component makes the Expert Mouse over 9 inches deep, so it might be too big for some work spaces.