[H-GEN] Reliable mouse?
rob at rotapile.com
Thu Aug 26 06:55:51 EDT 2004
Greg Black wrote:
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> There were lots of replies. The overwhelming preference was for
> Microsoft, followed by Logitech. Since I want at least one
> little mouse, I've ordered the little MS optical notebook item
> and hope to receive it tomorrow. Thanks to everybody who gave
> me their thoughts.
Those mice are the best product to come out of Redmond yet. Them and the
When it comes to the higher end stuff though, I still feel Logitech is
lightyears ahead in design, comfort and durability , there's a
timeless quality about their gear that MS has never been able to emulate.
 I still have (and sometimes use) my second mouse, a logitech
mouseman plus, it cost $150 in 1992, has a 2.5m lead, is on its third
ball, came with a serial/ps2 adapter, has done 100,000km, survived
atleast 7 upgrades and has the texture of an old prosthetic limb. The
microswitches are still like new. I expect my grandchildren to be
disgusted by it.
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