Kensington laser mouse This week's Podcast

Fevzi Turkalp - The Gadget Detective joins Mike Mendoza

On Saturday mornings from 2.00 to 3.00am to answer your tech questions

and take a look at the latest from the world of Gadgets and Technology.

Gadget Detective on

Gadget of the Week

Kensington PilotMouse Laser wireless mini



Uses laser for even greater precision and fluidity in use

Wireless operation

Stylish appearance

Good ergonomics

Easily used by right or left handed people

Two year warranty as standard



Consumes batteries

Plug in wireless receiver takes up a potentially valuable USB port on your computer unlike those that utilise for example Bluetooth

The 2.4GHz frequency utilised could suffer from interference to or by other 2.4Ghz devices

Non visible laser means its easy to forget mouse switched on

The MouseWorks software needed to configure the mouse isnt provided on a disk with the mouse, instead it has to be downloaded



Price: c £25 inc. VAT



Star Rating: 7 Stars  A good mouse, although my preference is for a good wired mouse