Reviews and Problems with Microsoft Wireless Optical Desktop 3000
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Value for money 6
Overall quality 8
Well made but some annoying features
21 April 2014
Summary: The keyboard is satisfactory, but sometimes seems not to pick up the signal quickly and so, will run very slowly - not sure why. There is no light or anything to tell you that the capital lock is on when it is and so, one has to keep track of that all the time.
Excerpt: Price was very attractive but obviously for a reason. I need a very basic keyboard and mouse. This one works great but the absence of indicator lights for the Caps Lock and Num Lock are a big nuisance.
Pros: Easy To Set Up, Fast Response, Highly Compatible
Excerpt: It's quite difficult—and potentially misleading—to attempt to review two significant components when the survey treats it all as a single product. The fact is that the keyboard has a number of feartures that would be better appreciated by a gamer or most home-based users, but is, nonetheless, a very...
Summary: I've had this keyboard for a few months now and the mouse drives me crazy by its lag time. Sometimes it works great but other times one has to wait for the mouse to catch up. Downloaded all new drivers and still a problem. BTW I'm on a i7-2700K processor so I'm sure that it's keeping up.
Excerpt: The keyboard has a mushy feel. The mouse clicks are noisy. I have used better mice and keyboards, but for casual use this system will do. Next time I'll go back to Logitech's product line. The main reason I purchased this set was for the 5-button mouse.
Excerpt: Bought this when Staples had the 20 off 30 coupon deal so I paid [$] for the keyboard and mouse. This combination is worth that price. The problem I have is with the extra buttons and their placement.