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Creative Optical 5000

Creative Optical 5000
alaScore 77

15 reviews

May, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 15 reviews of Creative Optical 5000. The average rating for this product is 3.4/5, compared to an average rating of 4.2/5 for other Mouse & Pointing Devices for all reviews. People are impressed by the usability. The design also gets good comments, but many are negative about the size.

price, design, usability


We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Mouse & Pointing Devices the Creative Optical 5000 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 77/100 = Good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 12 user reviews of Creative Optical 5000 from The average user rating for this product is 3.3/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.1/5 for other Mouse & Pointing Devices on Reviewers are impressed by the usability. The price is also appreciated. Some have doubts about the size.

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This summary is based on the products: Creative Labs Optical Mouse 5000Creative Labs Optical Mouse 5000

May, 2018

Product Specifications

Creative Mouse Optical 5000 combines exciting new levels of precision and functionality to your desktop. The ergonomic design is contoured to provide a comfortable fit for your hand and the power of the 800 dpi optical sensor provides more accuracy than conventional optical mice. The Creative Mouse Optical 5000 delivers superior precision that will astound you in games, web navigation and everyday applications. Five fully customizable buttons provide outstanding gameplay and instant access to all your most frequently used functions to maximize your productivity. The convenient scroll wheel provides maximum control, allowing you to scroll through the Internet, documents and presentations with ease. Now you can even take full control of your multimedia experience with a unique volume control feature. And installation on your PC or notebook is effortless with a simple USB connection. Enhance your desktop navigation experience with the Creative Mouse Optical 5000 and bring increased precision, comfort and affordability to your PC.


Cable Length:78.7


Manufacturer:Creative Technology
Model:Optical 3500/Optical 5000/Wireless Optical 5000
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Creative Mouse

Input Device

Buttons Qty:3/5
Buttons quantity:5
Connectivity Technology:Wired/Wireless
Device interface:RF Wireless / USB
Form Factor:External
Interface (DB):PS/2 / USB/RF
Movement Detection Technology:Optical
Movement detection technology:Optical
Movement Resolution:800
Scroll: Yes


Color:Black / Metallic blue

Service & Support

Type:1 year warranty /2 years warranty

System Requirements

Minimum RAM:32
OS Required:Microsoft Windows 2000 / XP / Microsoft Windows 98 Second Edition / Microsoft Windows 98/ME/Microsoft Windows 98 / Microsoft Windows 98SE/2000/ME/XP
Processor frequency:266