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Microsoft Laser Mouse6000
7.2 out of 10

Microsoft Laser Mouse6000

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Overall 8
8.0

Good desktop mouse

Daniel R., Newegg
11 February 2010
  • Summary: I bought this because my new DVI/USB KVM couldn't support my old optical intellimouse 3 that needed too much DC current from USB. I Haven't used it yet for gaming, as I'm using it on a Linux workstation through a KVM, but later will have a windows desktop also on the KVM to try.
  • Pros: Comfortable, low power-draw, laser, responsive, ambidextrous..
  • Cons: Wire is VERY thin, feels brittle.
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Overall 8
8.0

This mouse is an aimbot

Syed A., Newegg
18 December 2009
  • Summary: I have found myself cleaning dirt off of this mouse very often, but I really don't mind the chore. I swear, as soon as I got this mouse, I suddenly got loads better at every first person shooter game.
  • Pros: Absolutely love this mouse. After several months of ownership, everything works. The other reviews mentioned this mouse being slightly too big for the average hand, but it works perfectly for me; plus I got over the whole "accidentally clicking the side buttons" thing in under a week. Very good l...
  • Cons: Very occasionally, the mouse stops responding for a second. However, my old mouse did this too, so I believe it is a problem related to my computer, but I can't help but mention it. It only happened to me once or twice though, and hasn't happened to me since forever. If it happens to you, be pati...
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Overall 8
8.0

Soild

Chris R., Newegg
23 November 2009
  • Summary: Not made for Gaming
  • Pros: Good Soild mouse does what you want it to
  • Cons: the Cost way too high for this type of Mouse
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Overall 8
8.0

User Review

Yi Y., Newegg
17 September 2009
  • Summary: It would be nice if the wire can be longer. The wire is pretty thin, but a little stiff
  • Pros: Good quality. not so lucky with my Microsoft keyboard though...I bought 3 keyboards after getting this mouse. The left and right button are still bouncing back very well after all these years. Good color and finish. The color and shining surface never change a bit. I like the design that even lef...
  • Cons: Nothing really. Being using this mouse 3+ years already. I use it everyday....haven't failing me yet.
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Overall 8
8.0

User Review

William B., Newegg
25 August 2009
  • Pros: Good, basic laser mouse. Easy install and does the job
  • Cons: little customization. Not really for gaming.
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Overall 8
8.0

Basic Mouse

Anonymous, Newegg
9 August 2009
  • Summary: My model is gray but still looks the same. Dunno if that matters.
  • Pros: -Good mouse wheel -Never skips -Comfortable
  • Cons: -Can't find drivers... tilt wheel and red button don't work -Sensitivity takes a huge jump from being too fast to too slow
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Overall 8
8.0

almost perfect

Allen C., Newegg
6 March 2009
  • Summary: If they would move the button on the right, it would be perfect.
  • Pros: Wonderful mouse. I have always loved Microsoft mice. This one is close to my beloved Intellimouse Explorer 3.0 optical mouse, but it is laser. I love that it doesn't have a red or blue light coming out of it. I think a glowing mouse is annoying.
  • Cons: The "forward" button is on the right side of the mouse. I think the forward and back should be next to eachother on the left side of the mouse. Every mouse I have used wtih those buttons has that configuration. I have a very hard time getting used to this.
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Overall 8
8.0

Good starter laser mouse

Anonymous, Newegg
24 January 2009
  • Summary: I think it's a good price for a laser mouse with additional buttons.
  • Pros: Great laser tracking. Upgraded from an Microsoft Optical that would sometimes track strange on the edge of the mousepad. This one is smooth. The DPI is really good, I had to turn down the mouse sensitivity in the control panel.
  • Cons: It's really light. It doesn't have the feel of a Logitech G5. I like the heavier mice. I used to have a Logitech G5, but the scroll wheel broke. So I'm giving Microsoft a try.
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Overall 8
8.0

Good mouse, but with flaws

Anonymous, Newegg
22 January 2009
  • Summary: Precision booster is ok, but I'm kind of on the fence about it, since you only have a choice between your regular tracking and one other setting for more accurate tracking at any time, and it takes a while to figure out the more accurate setting that works for you.
  • Pros: Great tracking on virtually any surface, nice scroll wheel, the thin cable does do a pretty good job of imitating the feel of a wireless mouse without the latency problems, the magnify function is nice for programs like Photoshop or GIMP, Newegg price is much lower than retail.
  • Cons: In an effort to make the mouse ambidextrous, the side buttons have been compromised. The thumb button can be hard to reach, while the ring/pinky button is fairly easy to get to. It seems to repeat recorded keystrokes as fast as possible, which keeps it from being effective at being much more than...
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Overall 8
8.0

Can't use PS/2 adapter

John B., Newegg
1 January 2009
  • Summary: My previous MS optical mouse worked with a PS/2 adapter. Why doesn't this one?
  • Pros: Excellent feel and accurate. Works on almost any surface with no need for a mouse pad.
  • Cons: It will not work with a PS/2 adapter. I had to waste my last USB port, and leave my PS/2 port unused. Minus one egg for that.
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