• 5.0 out of 5 stars

    lovely mouse

    • Written by from Croydon

    I only bought this mouse today but so far I am loving it. It is a bit of an odd shape but I find it comfortable to use and it glides seamlessly. It's like a conventional mouse with some really happy extras :-))))

    3 of 5 people found this useful

  • 4.0 out of 5 stars

    When people complain about the size...

    • Written by from BRIGHTON

    I noticed a lot of people complaining about the size and how flat the mouse is. To be honest with you, I was bugged about it at first, but like another review, this problem took less than 30min to get used to and i realised it's A GOOD THING.

    Not only does it look absolutely gorgeous on your desk (and you dont have to hide it when it's not in use), you dont actually stick your hand to it too much so less sweating, and less grease gets stuck on the mouse.and you feel less gross and aching at the end of the day.

    the one let down was how easily scratched the surface was, seeing my shiny new toy get scratched was such a pain (should've gotten the moshi protector for it). but (maybe it's because i have small hands, but everyone in my family managed to use it with no problems), i thought the size was perfect! maybe more features could be added in the future, like better tracking technology. but PLEASE dont change the size, it looks BEAUTIFUL and seriously i think the complaints are WAY exaggerated (maybe because of the price of the product)

    10 of 13 people found this useful

  • 1.0 out of 5 stars

    How can Apple get a simple mouse So Wrong!

    • Written by from Broadstairs

    I am not alone in thinking that this mouse is the worst bit of kit Apple have ever released. I have tried different textured mat, reflective mats, graph paper - just about everything to try and coax this evil rodent into action, but it simply stutters and jerks across the screen with a mind of it's own. It is a joke and would strongly urge anyone contemplating the purchase of one of these to save your money or look elsewhere.
    Doesn't deserve one star

    8 of 24 people found this useful

  • 4.0 out of 5 stars

    Very close to Awesome...

    • Written by from Desborough

    First of all - buy this mouse, it's awesome, it really is. It takes about 30 minutes to get used to, but once you do, it's well worth it. I bought the MacBook Pro and to be fair, you don't actually need the mouse, but I find it really nice to flick between the two.

    The reason I gave 4 out of 5 stars is because the mouse doesn't track fast enough - even on the highest setting - I have got used to it now (sort of) and when I am moving around quickly, I tend to use the Track Pad, not the mouse - which is a shame.

    Apple, please please resolve this v. small issue and you would have another perfect product!

    4 of 10 people found this useful

  • 2.0 out of 5 stars

    Stylish and yet....

    • Written by from IVER

    Great looking piece of kit, but use it in anger and you get variable results. Not very accurate for FCP, poor range, lumpy performance and lagging response. I've resorted to Mighty, can't get on with this one after three months of persistence.
    Works well as a door wedge

    8 of 13 people found this useful

  • 1.0 out of 5 stars

    Style over substance: The worst mouse I've ever used

    • Written by from CAMBRIDGE

    The magic mouse is somewhat uncomfortable to use for long periods. It's too thin and flat to support the hand so you have to hold your hand like a claw to use it.

    It gets worse when you try to use the right button, the click detection is so poor that you have to spend time clicking different parts of the mouse until you finally get the right click.

    It doesn't matter how cool it looks, what's the point of a mouse without buttons that work accurately. Bring back the wireless mighty mouse.

    6 of 11 people found this useful

  • 5.0 out of 5 stars

    Solid Quality

    • Written by from Surbiton

    When I was in the Apple store buying this, I kept asking myself "why am I spending £56 on a mouse?", I thought I was crazy.
    I've had the mouse a couple of days now and it's been in constant use; it is comfortable to hold, has a solid high quality feel to it without being heavy and cumbersome. The swipe features are almost intuitive and it is so nice not to clutter up the desk with cables.
    Expensive yes it is, but buy it anyway, you wont be disappointed.

    10 of 12 people found this useful

  • 1.0 out of 5 stars

    Ouch...

    • Written by from kolding

    Brilliant looks. Great for browsing web. But for me it's to small, so I get wrist pain. And if you use indesign the mouse scrolls all over the place and it is very unprecise. So for me it is useless.

    13 of 16 people found this useful

  • 5.0 out of 5 stars

    Excellent mouse

    • Written by from Mullingar

    It is excellent, I can't fault it.

    3 of 7 people found this useful

  • 1.0 out of 5 stars

    Nice look - bad functions

    • Written by from Allerød

    If you use windows on your Mac, don't use this mouse as the right clicking is very difficult

    7 of 11 people found this useful

  • 5.0 out of 5 stars

    Tracking Speed

    • Written by from Radstock

    I've had the mouse for a year now and find that it suits my purposes admirably. I only use scroll and swipe, the other options I find a little complicated to use. Tracking speed was poor until I downloaded magic prefs, used their settings and now the speed is excellent. Another point in it's favour is the way my wife can use it, it still functions perfectly when she is sitting at 100 degs off to the computer. (She has sight issues). Everything considered, I am pleased with the mouse, but now of course, along comes the trackpad!

    3 of 4 people found this useful

  • 3.0 out of 5 stars

    great BUT.............

    • Written by from exeter

    i am having to replace the batteries every 2 weeks, so maing this kinda expensive, and i have tried various different ones, but still the same ............am now thinking of getting a wired mouse as this is silly having to replace so often

    1 of 4 people found this useful

  • 5.0 out of 5 stars

    Excellent Mouse

    • Written by from PRESTON

    Snug fit for my hands, very responsive, improvement on my previous Apple bluetooth mouse. Would recommend

    8 of 11 people found this useful

  • 5.0 out of 5 stars

    A great product!

    • Written by from Galway

    before this i thought that this mouse is not ergonomic. u might feel so at first. but after using it for a few hours, i think that this mouse i great. is makes my job easier. u can drag easily. the key is not to use the mouse at the edge of the table (move further away to your front). by doing so, u wouldnt hurt your wrist. however, it is not suitable for gaming. I LOVE IT!

    9 of 11 people found this useful

  • 3.0 out of 5 stars

    easy damaged

    • Written by from Tamworth

    it was a good mouse before i accidentally put the keyboard down on it and now i have a really annoying scratch on it so every time i swipe it feels like there is dirt stuck on it

    4 of 15 people found this useful

  • 2.0 out of 5 stars

    Beautiful design, but not ergonomic

    • Written by from Soutsea

    This mouse is nicely made and I really wanted to like it, but I just can't get on with the low deign and the sharp edges. Looks were apparently more important than function in this case. I also find it has a heavy click and has less precise tracking than say a normal Microsoft or Logitech mouse. These days I only use this for travelling as it fits easily in my bag.

    The scrolling feature works very well though, and the 'buttonless' design is comfortable to work with.

    7 of 7 people found this useful

  • 2.0 out of 5 stars

    Hopeless for Design App's

    • Written by from AIRDRIE

    Nice feel, certainly better than the previous mouse, although could be too flat for some. The only real major flaw in the design is with creative applications such as InDesign, where the single-finger swipe moves the view around the pasteboard too much and is hyper-sensitive. Would recommend InDesign / CS users stay with scroll-wheel mouse.

    23 of 27 people found this useful

  • 4.0 out of 5 stars

    Size Matters

    • Written by from LONDON

    This is a wonderful device and does everything it says on the tin, but I find it too small to fit properly within the palm. It would be wonderful to see it available in more than one size.

    11 of 14 people found this useful

  • 1.0 out of 5 stars

    A whole lot of (wrist) pain

    • Written by from Peterborough

    It looks nice, the scrolling is clever and useful but it doesn't right click if you have any other fingers resting on it. Highly irritating.

    The worst thing about this mouse is that after an evening of light usage if gave me severe pains in my hand because it is simply not comfortable to hold. The pain lasted days and i truly believe you could seriously Injure your hand using this mouse.

    Im an apple fan and i even liked the old mighty mouse. This mouse on the other hand is a complete ergonomic failure.

    Google "magic mouse pain". Im not the only one injured by this horrid thing.

    31 of 37 people found this useful

  • 3.0 out of 5 stars

    Scrolling and disconnection issues

    • Written by from Alcester

    General usability is superb. Multitouch is superb. Scrolling is superb, but ONLY with Apple software. Other companies programs scrolling functionality ranges from average (Microsoft) to horrendous (Sibelius). Lack of expose is a major loss over the mighty mouse.

    Keeps disconnecting bluetooth connection from my mac. Getting unacceptable to the point where I'm considering returning it. This will make it the 3rd Apple mouse I've got through in 2 years. Which is worryingly bad build quality.

    16 of 18 people found this useful