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Genius Traveler 6000

Genius Traveler 6000
alaScore 84

34 reviews

Apr, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 34 reviews of Genius Traveler 6000. The average rating for this product is 4.1/5, compared to an average rating of 4.2/5 for other Mouse & Pointing Devices for all reviews. People are impressed by the durability. The usability is also mentioned favorably, whereas there are some less positive opinions about the reliability.

price, usability, durability


We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Mouse & Pointing Devices the Genius Traveler 6000 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 84/100 = Very good quality.

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Expert review by : Paul Briggs (

Genius Traveler 6000 Wireless Mouse Review–Power Sipping Ultra Portable Mouse


The folks out at Genius sent over one of their Traveler 6000 Wireless Mouse units for us to review, and this one will surprise you for a lot of reasons.

One AAA battery to power it ; Hugely responsive

Lightweight ; Sensitivity takes some getting used to

The Traveler 6000 Wireless Mouse is a two button wireless optical mouse with 1200 DPI wireless a scroll wheel and a 2.4 GHz wireless receiver. The receiver plugs into a USB port, and also stores inside a compartment within the mouse itself for travel....

Apr, 2011

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Genius Wireless Traveler 6000x Mouse


I'm very happy with the product

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Nick Rudolph


Great product regardless of price.,

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I've been using the mouse across a room (10- 15 ft) with NO problems. Just plug in and its ready to go. Just have to remember to turn off the mouse when I turn off the computer, but isn't a problem if i don't seeing that it only takes 1 AAA battery to...

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Jean Kayat


This wireless mouse is great. I should've bought one a long time ago.

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Easy to set up and use and the operation is smooth and accurate. Just what I needed for a travel mouse.

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The Genius KYE wireless mouse was perfect for my new laptop....

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Everything is what was expected

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plug in and it work like a champ . very good product

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No problems, works well

Product Specifications

Genius Traveler 600 features power saving technology and a 1000 dpi optical engine. It uses new power saving technology, which can extend the battery life for up to one year or longer depending on usage. The silver and black body fits comfortably in either hand.


Color of product:Black / Blue / Red
Form Factor:Ambidextrous
Receiver Type:Nano / Pico
Surface coloration:Monotone
Wireless receiver interface:USB

Dimensions & Weight


Energy Management

Battery Technology:Alkaline
Battery Type:AA / AAA
Number of batteries supported:1 / 2
Power Source:Batteries


LED Indicators: Yes
Plug and Play: Yes
Wireless range:393.7


Compatibility:Mac / PC
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Genius Traveler

Input Device

Buttons Qty:3
Buttons quantity:2 / 3
Buttons type:Pressed buttons / Touch buttons
Connectivity Technology:Wireless
Device interface:Bluetooth / RF Wireless / USB / Wi-Fi
Form Factor:External
Frequency band:0.027 / 2.4
Interface (DB):RF
Movement Detection Technology:Optical
Movement detection technology:Laser / Optical
Movement Resolution:1000 / 1200 / 1600
Number of scroll wheels:1
Purpose:Office / Travel
Recommended usage:Notebook / PC / PC/notebook / Universal
Scroll: Yes
Scroll type:Wheel
Scrolling directions:Vertical


Color:Black / Silver
Microsoft Certification:Compatible with Windows 7
Vista Certification:Certified for Windows Vista

Other Features

Compatible operating systems:Windows 7/Vista/XP\nMac OSX 10.4 + / Windows 98SE/2000/Me/2003/XP/XP x64/Vista / Windows Vista/XP x64/2003/XP/2000/Me/98SE\nMac OS X+ / Windows Vista/XP x64/2003/XP/2000/Me/98SE\nMacintosh OS X+
Connectivity Technology:Wireless
Mouse dimensions (WxDxH):2.43 x 4.57 x 1.47 / 3.86 x 2.17 x 1.38
Number of products included:1
Package dimensions (WxDxH):8.07 x 4.13 x 1.97
Product dimensions (W x D x H):2.43 x 4.57 x 1.47 / 3.86 x 2.17 x 1.38
USB required: Yes
Wireless connection:Y
Wireless connections: Yes
Wireless technologies:Wireless

Packaging Data

Batteries included: Yes
Package depth:1.57
Package height:5.12
Package type:Box
Package width:3.74
Packaging type:Box
Receiver included: Yes
User guide: Yes


Battery Technology:Alkaline
Battery Type:AA / AAA
Number of batteries supported:1 / 2
Power Source:Batteries

System Requirements

Mac operating systems supported:Mac OS X 10.4 Tiger / Mac OS X 10.4 Tiger, Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard, Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard, Mac OS X 10.7 Lion / Yes
Minimum processor:233Mhz
OS Required:Apple MacOS X or later / Microsoft Windows 98SE/2000/ME/XP / Microsoft Windows Server 2003 / Microsoft Windows Vista / Microsoft Windows XP 64-bit Edition
Processor frequency:233
Windows operating systems supported:Windows 7 Home Premium, Windows 7 Home Premium x64, Windows 7 Professional, Windows 7 Professional x64, Windows 7 Starter, Windows 7 Starter x64, Windows 7 Ultimate, Windows 7 Ultimate x64, Windows Vista Business, Windows Vista Business x64, Windows Vista Home Basic, Windows Vista Home Basic x64, Windows Vista Home Premium, Windows Vista Home Premium x64, Windows Vista Ultimate, Windows Vista Ultimate x64, Windows XP Home, Windows XP Home x64, Windows XP Professional, Windows XP Professional x64 / Yes

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:1.38 / 2.17 / 2.43
Height:1.38 / 1.46 / 3.86
Mouse weight:1.83 / 3.35
Weight note (metric):1.83 / 3.35
Width:2.17 / 3.86 / 4.57