Today, Microsoft adds three new mouse with the BlueTrack Technology to their arsenal – the Wireless Mobile Mouse 3500, Wireless Mouse 2000 and Comfort Mouse 4500. Although there are already a few mouse with BlueTrack Technology available, having more options never hurt. This way you can go to a shop and find the best mouse that suits your hands best.
The Wireless Mobile Mouse 3500 and Comfort Mouse 4500 also have a variety of colors to choose from, great for spicing up your working area. Below is the official press release from Microsoft Australia.
SYDNEY 30 June, 2010 – Today Microsoft Hardware extends its line of BlueTrack Technology mouse products. You now have the opportunity to track on virtually any surface1 at an affordable price with three new mice to choose from — the Wireless Mobile Mouse 3500, Wireless Mouse 2000 and Comfort Mouse 4500. The Wireless Mobile Mouse 3500 and Comfort Mouse 4500 will be available in bright colors adding a touch of personality to your computer.
BlueTrack Technology was created in response to people’s increasingly mobile lifestyles, letting them ditch their mouse pad and use their BlueTrack mouse virtually anywhere1— from the granite kitchen counter and the wood table at the coffee shop to the armrest at the airport. Debuting in September 2008, BlueTrack Technology is now available in eight Microsoft mice so you can choose the best design, colour and price to fit your needs.
Wireless Mobile Mouse 3500 and Wireless Mouse 2000
The Wireless Mobile Mouse 3500 includes a Nano transceiver that sticks out less than a centimeter from the USB port, so it can remain plugged into the computer at all times. The Wireless Mouse 2000 comes with a minitransceiver that easily snaps into the bottom of the mouse when on the go. The two mice also offer an ambidextrous shape with rubber side grips; the Wireless Mouse 2000 is a full-size mouse while the Wireless Mobile Mouse 3500 is a bit smaller, so you can pick the best fit for your hand size. The Wireless Mobile Mouse 3500 will be available in Loch Ness Grey and Dragon Fruit Pink, and the Wireless Mouse 2000 will be available in grey.
Comfort Mouse 4500
The Comfort Mouse 4500 is the first wired mouse featuring BlueTrack Technology, making it a great choice for people who never want to deal with changing batteries. Like its wireless counterparts, the Comfort Mouse 4500 will track on virtually any surface1 and will be available in Grey.
Pricing and Availability
The Wireless Mouse 2000 and Comfort Mouse 4500 are available now for a recommended retail price of $49.95 and $39.95,2 respectively. The Wireless Mobile Mouse 3500 will be available now for a recommended retail price of $49.952. All products will be backed by an express worldwide three-year limited hardware warranty from Microsoft Corp.
1 BlueTrack Technology does not work on clear glass or mirrored surfaces.
2 Estimated retail price. The price you pay will be deterimined by your retailer.