updated 05:15 pm EST, Thu January 19, 2012
Genius outs wireless mouse with capacitor
Taiwanese computer peripherals maker Genius has just released its DX-ECO BlueEye Mouse. The mouse centers on a recharge time of just three minutes and will allow the mouse to last a whole day thanks to its use of a capacitor rather than a traditional battery. The gold capacitor has a quoted life of 100,000 recharges.
The wireless mouse otherwise uses the 2.4GHz frequency for a range of up to nearly 50 feet. Its pico receiver hides inside the mouse under its top panel. The mouse has a four-way scrolling ability and can switch between 800 and 1600dpi scrolling. Two hot keys allow users to quickly go back or forward on web pages.
The mouse is said to be available now for $40.