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What is a Computer Mouse?
A mouse for computers allows you to scroll and click in comfort. They typically rest on mouse pads, which provide friction and wrist support. An optical mouse for computers uses light-emitting diodes (LEDs) for more precision. It doesn’t work on a semi or fully-reflective surface without a mouse pad or a similar surface.
A laser computer mouse uses a laser, making it functional on almost any surface. A laser computer mouse is an upgrade from an optical mouse. Both types of mice are available with a variety of button/scroll wheel configurations. Purchase a USB computer mouse to keep your office running smoothly.
What Are the Features of a USB Mouse for a Computer?
Some gaming computer mice offer up to 16,000 DPI (dots per inch), programmable, while standard computer mice start at about 1600 DPI. When referencing the DPI of a computer mouse, it refers to how many pixels the cursor will move if the mouse moves 1 inch. It is basically a measurement of the speed of a mouse. It’s most important to gamers who need their cursor to move quickly across their monitors. Some computer mouses have programmable buttons for personalized setup and use. Certain computer mice have USB compatibility as well.
A USB computer mouse can be easily transported to and from the office for convenience. Most mouses for computers have buttons designed for speed and enhanced functionality. This allows you to scroll through pages quickly, complete paperwork in a short amount of time, and much more. Purchase computer, monitor, and keyboard cleaners so your setup is ready to use each time.
What Types of Mouses for Computers Are Available?
- Corded - requires no batteries, uses plug-and-play technology, and is tethered to the computer via the cord.
- Wireless, plug-in - requires batteries, and works using a sending unit that plugs into the computer or keyboard.
- Wireless, USB - typically operates at 2.4 GHz, and uses a small sending unit that plugs into a USB port. It works well with laptops and requires batteries.
Computer mice come in a wide variety of configurations to suit any need, whether for home or office computer use or with a full-on gaming setup. Mouses for computers come in a variety of colors, including black, red, pink, blue, purple, green, orange, yellow, and more.
When it comes to purchasing a USB mouse for a computer, find ergonomic options that have a comfortable design. Some computer mice have Bluetooth capabilities. Quill carries a variety of trusted brands like Adesso, Dell, HP, Kensington, Logitech, Mircosoft, and more.