Wired or wireless keyboard and mouse?

Discussion in 'Mac Accessories' started by RustyMac, Nov 20, 2007.

  1. macrumors member

    Mar 21, 2007
    I want to hear people's experiences with both the wired or wireless keyboard and mouse. Any issues with either? Is one better than the other? Any info would be great!

    I am using it for the new iMac and for graphic design work.
  2. macrumors 68040


    Apr 2, 2005
    Is a keypad important to you? If so, go wired. The bt keyboard doesn't have a keypad, making it unusable for some.

    They are both excellent keyboard and I highly recommend them.

    As for the mighty mouse...meh. The scroll ball always gets stuck, even when you clean it. I wouldn't buy another one.
  3. macrumors 603


    Oct 29, 2006
    ~119W 34N
    I've been using the BT MightyMouse since it came out. Works great, and is comfortable (for me, at least). It's precise enough for image work, though I usually switch to a Wacom tablet.

    I also purchased the new BT (aluminum) keyboard. It has a good feel and haven't had any issues with it. However, if you need the full layout (keypad, etc.) you might need to go with the wired version.
  4. macrumors regular

    Jun 26, 2006
    I've been using a BT Mighty Mouse for a little over a month and I love it.

    I had to get used to the tracking (I think it uses a laser instead of traditional optical tracking), but that only took a couple of days. The battery still reads full, it doesn't disconnect from my computer and it works in Vista.

    I recommend it.
  5. macrumors regular


    Oct 7, 2007
    Stockholm, Sweden
    You will love to get rid of all the cables.
    It's really fantastic to have an almost wireless desktop. :)

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