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Targus Kaleidoscope Mouse Pointing Device

Targus Kaleidoscope Mouse Pointing Device
alaScore 81

27 reviews

May, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 27 reviews of Targus Kaleidoscope Mouse Pointing Device. The average rating for this product is 4.9/5, compared to an average rating of 4.2/5 for other Mouse & Pointing Devices for all reviews. People are impressed by the design, but there are mixed reviews on the usability and price.


We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Mouse & Pointing Devices the Targus Kaleidoscope Mouse Pointing Device is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 81/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review ( review summary for Targus Kaleidoscope Mouse Pointing Device


alaTest has collected and analyzed 20 user reviews of Targus Kaleidoscope Mouse Pointing Device from The average user rating for this product is 4.9/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.1/5 for other Mouse & Pointing Devices on People really like the design, whereas there are some mixed opinions about the usability.


100% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Targus AMU0301US Desktop Kaleidoscope Optical MouseTargus AMU0301US Desktop Kaleidoscope Optical Mouse

May, 2018

Consumer review (

fun mouse, but has issues


looks cool, and generally works

occasionally the cursor will just gradually drift to the left until you grab the mouse and move it, and that stops it. sometimes the cursor will just bounce all over the screen for a second, as if you were shaking the mouse back and forth. again, it...

Apr, 2008

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Awesome Mouse... Great Newegg.


I got this it from Newegg with a good discount. I'm pleased with the mouse as well as the Newegg.

Nice glossy finish. Changing colors when idling. Cool and soft colors. Good tracking. Comfortable fit


Dec, 2007

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Great Mouse


It actually looks better than the picture shows. This mouse is High Gloss, and kinda has a Logitech shape to it. Nice retail packaging.

Pretty neat light effect on this mid-sized USB mouse. No drivers needed, Plug N Play all da way

Absolutely None

Dec, 2007

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Top Notch Mouse


Arrived on time and well packed.

Turned off computer-Plugged in to usb-Booted up and it was recognized immediately. No fuss, no muss. Cool changing lights. Smooth operation

None so far. See how long it lasts

Nov, 2007

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I really Rate this mouse!

Jan, 2008

Consumer review (

Excellent Mouse and Value For Money


At the price purchased I was concerned that the mouse would be bulky and cheap. I was very pleased to find a smooth and comfortable mouse. The changing colours are an added bonus. The mouse reacts well and is easy to use and install. I would recommend...

Jan, 2001

Product Specifications

The Targus Kaleidoscope Mouse is a full-size optical mouse designed for desktop use. Featuring a unique, patented design with 7 rainbow colours rotating around the mouse's top cover. PRODUCT FEATURES: Decorates the desktop: unique, patented 7 rainbow colors rotating around the mouse's top cover and enhances user's workstyle; Optical sensor technology: provides accurate cursor movements and precision in data transmission and works on most surfaces; Ambidextrous design: provides ergonomic fits for right and left-hand users and is comfortable for full-time desktop operations; USB cable without software driver: offers true plug and play for greatest convenience and ease of use.


Color of product:Black

Dimensions & Weight



Compatibility:Mac / PC
Model:Kaleidoscope Mouse
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Targus

Input Device

Connectivity Technology:Wired
Device interface:USB+PS/2
Form Factor:External
Interface (DB):USB
Movement Detection Technology:Optical
Movement detection technology:Optical



Other Features

Compatible operating systems:Windows 2000, XP, Vista / MAC OS X (10.4 +)
Mouse dimensions (WxDxH):4.49 x 2.24 x 1.61
Product dimensions (W x D x H):4.49 x 2.24 x 1.61

Service & Support

Type:1 year warranty

System Requirements

Mac operating systems supported: Yes
OS Required:Apple MacOS X / Microsoft Windows 2000 / Microsoft Windows Millennium Edition / Microsoft Windows XP

Weight & Dimensions

Mouse weight:4.23
Weight note (metric):4.23