A German startup has created a mouse without an optical sensor that is worn on the fingers. Called Clip Mouse, it reproduces all the gestures of a Magic Mouse from Apple, and works with all compatible devices with a Bluetooth mouse.
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Here is a mouse that is out of the ordinary. There Clip Mouse is a wireless, portable, minimalist U-shaped mouse. According to its manufacturer, it was designed to replace the Magic Mouse from Apple which offers many gestures, but it also works on PC. Just place it around two fingers, and it detects movementsmovements hand and fingers.
The Clip Mouse is intended for both left-handed and right-handed people, and promises autonomyautonomy of 50 hours. She recharges via a port USB-CUSB-Cplaced so as not to interfere with the use of the mouse (unlike the Magic Mouse from Apple, where the port is placed under the mouse). The mouse detects the movements of the hand thanks to a gyroscope, and integrates a tactile zone located directly under the fingers, in order to detect the gestures, like the click, and their force.
Funding via a Kickstarter campaign
The mouse works in Bluetooth 5.0 and is compatible with Windows, macOS and Linux, as well as any device mobilemobile which accepts Bluetooth mice. It incorporates a button, easily accessible with the thumb, which allows it to be deactivated in order to write freely on the keyboardkeyboard. In the event of a problem, pressing for three seconds repositions the pointer in the middle of the screen.
The Clip Mouse is only available through a campaign Kickstarter. It is offered at 59 euros, with delivery scheduled for October. It will be possible to choose the colorcolor of his mouse via a survey once the campaign is over.
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