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Kensington Mouse IN A BOX Optical PRO 2.0

Kensington Mouse IN A BOX Optical PRO 2.0
alaScore 72

15 reviews

Sep, 2016

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 15 reviews of Kensington Mouse IN A BOX Optical PRO 2.0. The average rating for this product is 3.3/5, compared to an average rating of 4.2/5 for other Mouse & Pointing Devices for all reviews. Views about the usability and design are generally positive.

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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 2.0 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 72/100 = Good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 14 user reviews of Kensington Mouse IN A BOX Optical PRO 2.0 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 People are impressed by the usability. The design is also appreciated.

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

Sep, 2016

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.


Built-in Storage Capability: No
Charging Unit Included: No
Force / Vibrate Feedback: No
Read / Write Functionality: No
Scrolling Function: Yes
Scrolling Type:2-ways
Scrolling Wheel: Yes
USB: Yes
USB Hub: No

Dimensions & Weight


General Features

Battery-free Mouse: No
Gaming Product: No
Graphic Tablet with Mouse:Not Applicable
Graphic Tablet with Pen:Not Applicable
Input Registration:Optical LED
Notebook Mouse: No
Platform:PC / Mac
Type:PC Mouse
Type of Connection:Cable


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