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Kensington Mouse in a Box Optical Pro

Kensington Mouse in a Box Optical Pro
alaScore 70

15 reviews

Nov, 2014

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 15 reviews from magazines and websites. Reviewers are impressed by the usability. The design also gets good feedback.

price, design, usability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Mouse & Pointing Devices the Kensington Mouse in a Box Optical Pro is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 70/100 = Good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 14 user reviews of Kensington Mouse in a Box Optical Pro from The average user rating for this product is 3.3/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Mouse & Pointing Devices on

price, design, usability

71% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Kensington Mouse-in-a-Box Optical Pro (PC/USB Mac)Kensington 72126 Mouse-in-a-Box Optical Pro 2.0 USB Mouse (PC/Mac)


Product Specifications

Kensington's Mouse in a Box is one of the most affordable replacement mice on the market. However, you'll get superior value because it backed by the same quality and reliability you've come to expect from Kensington, the leader in personal computer input devices. Installation is easy. No software, no special configuration, no assembly required - just plug it in and go! Optical technology offers better tracking & works on any surface. No mouse ball - no moving parts to clean! There are four programmable buttons & scroll to streamline the tasks and speed through long documents and Web pages easily. Hi-tech metallic top, translucent blue bottom, side-buttons and a taillight offer a cool looking appearance.

Dimensions & Weight



Compatibility:Mac / PC/PC
Manufacturer:Kensington Technology Group
Model:Optical Pro/Optical Pro 2.0
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Kensington Mouse-in-a-Box

Input Device

Buttons Qty:4/5
Connectivity Technology:Wired
Form Factor:External
Interface (DB):PS/2 / USB
Movement Detection Technology:Optical


Color:Black / Silver/Metallic blue

Service & Support

Type:5 years warranty

System Requirements

OS Required:Apple MacOS 8.1 or later / Microsoft Windows 95/98 / Microsoft Windows NT/Apple MacOS X 10.1.5 or later / Microsoft Windows 98/ME/2000/XP