Windows 8 peripherals for tablets and PCs
Need a mouse for your Windows 8 laptop or a keyboard for your Windows RT tablet? These devices from Microsoft and Logitech are solid options from proven peripherals vendors
By Paul Mah | CIO US | Published: 16:01, 13 November 2012
If you've just bought a Windows 8 PC or Windows RT tablet, check out this list of the latest keyboard and mouse peripherals that are designed for Windows 8. Many were crafted with an eye for portability and offer some form of touch capability or shortcuts that will increase the usability of the Windows 8 operating system.
Microsoft Wedge Touch Mouse
The Microsoft Wedge Touch Mouse is a compact mobile mouse designed for use with a Bluetooth-enabled Windows 8 laptop or the Microsoft Surface tablet. The minimalist design makes for a mouse that's half the size of your typical wireless mouse, and it comes with a touch interface with four-way touch scrolling and navigation. Switching off or hibernating your PC or tablet will out the mouse into power-conserving mode automatically. Moreover, the mouse is also equipped with BlueTrack technology, which allows it to track on most surfaces.