Company Unveils Largest Lineup of Wireless Mice and Keyboards, Rolls Out Unique Features That Break Hardware Mold
Microsoft Corp. today introduced six new wireless peripherals that debut an innovative new scroll wheel and wireless optical technologies, advancing the way people interact with their computer and giving consumers more desktop-personalization options than ever before. Combining industry-leading performance, comfort and style -- including longer battery life for improved ease of use -- these new devices offer a unique side-to-side spin on innovation and are unlike any peripherals on the market.
The new product versions introduced today are Microsoft® Wireless IntelliMouse® Explorer, IntelliMouse Explorer, Wireless Optical Mouse, Wireless Optical Desktop Elite, Wireless Optical Desktop Pro, Wireless Optical Desktop and Basic Wireless Optical Desktop.
"Two decades ago we designed the mouse simply as a utilitarian device to help users navigate Microsoft Word," said Matt Barlow, worldwide director of marketing and business development for Microsoft Hardware. "The mouse and keyboard have evolved to become essential devices used each day, and it is our goal to improve these products with innovations that are intelligent, intuitive and exciting. With the debut of these new features and technologies, we're revolutionizing the way consumers access the power of the PC."
News source: Microsoft PressPass