It also feels like that grade of quality. Update Unrecognized Zip Code. I think the cleverest thing about this trackball, though, is in the functionality. Rated 4 out of 5 by Ellory from Must have for Video Editing I’ve never used a trackball so I bought this because I needed more precise wheel movement on a professional video editing software. I, for example, set the top-right button to primary click so I could hit it with my strong middle finger and avoid wearing out my thumb on the default bottom-left click setting. This jumbo sized ball is a large part of what makes the Expert Mouse worth its considerable price tag.

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Submit answers in the comments Worse, it seems to skip, stick, and pause for breath during use — leaving me with a profound lack of confidence that it will actually work when required.

Kensington Expert Mouse Trackball Review – All Things Ergonomic

The position of the items in the command specify the button to assign a function to. Nothing more, and nothing less.

Therefore, I think the source of the name is clear: Portability is not a strong point of the cumbersome Expert Mouse, particularly if you use the wrist rest with its flimsy attachment plate. Please keep your prices low and service high they way they are now, and you can’t go wrong. Finally, a few words about the price.

Additionally, this Trackball is cross-platform compatible. Enter the padded wrist rest provided with the Expert — big enough to accommodate any choice of operating position, and thick enough to reduce back-bending on the wrist.


To initiate Bluetooth pairing, you switch to Bluetooth mode duhand then press and hold all four buttons simultaneously. The only problem is the scroll ring sometimes goes more than a page even with a small movement. Plus, the trackball is easier on my hands and wrist than a traditional mouse. You agree to receive updates, alerts and promotions from CBS and that CBS may share information about you with our marketing partners so that they may contact you by email or otherwise about their products or services.

Kensington Expert Mouse Wired Trackball. Kensington But once you get past the name, this really is a very nice and exceptionally versatile trackball.

Kensington Expert Mouse Trackball Review

Now I mostly use the palm of my hand or multiple fingers to move the cursor. To illustrate this, imagine trying to do CAD with a tiny, thumb-operated trackball or finger joystick such as the ones featured on early laptops. For those who might want a bit of wrist support or elevation it also includes a detachable padded wrist rest.

I had one of these years ago and the ball was lighter.

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I would definitely order from you again – after doing my mandatory price research, of course!! Having used this device, I was disappointed and puzzled by the wheel on the twice-more-costly Expert Mouse.

I’ve got one, and I’ve been trying it out along with the latest release of the Raspbian Linux operating system. Hands-on with the Pi-Desktop kit This kit promises to turn kensingon Pi into a functional desktop computer.


Rated 4 out of 5 by Ellory from Must have for Video Editing I’ve never used a trackball so I bought this because I needed more precise wheel movement on a professional video editing software.

It has a trzckball of features, both physical and functional, which I think are extremely good and some of which are quite unusual. I’m going to try it out and see how easy it is to assemble and use. I would have given it a 5 stars but the wheel has a slight rough kensingtno and feels like sticking so I bumped it down to a 4. Or not so merrily. Hi, I’m Kealoha, an American engi-nerd. I’m on the computer all day and do everything i can to make my day run smoother. In Stock Update Location close.

Kensington Let’s start this by getting the name out of the way.

Rated 4 out of 5 by enviroboys from I love the extra buttons No more pain using the Kensington Expert trackball. I have had a lot of trackballs over the years, and this is one of the best that I have seen.

I ordered the Kensington Expert Pro Trackball,