Peripheral maker Belkin Corp. is offering a new
wireless keyboard and mouse
combination that’s compatible with both Macs and PCs. The $70 combo is expected to hit store shelves by the end of the month.
The keyboard and mouse attach to any computer equipped with USB and PS/2 interfaces, and is molded in metallic silver and dark grey, equipped with a foldaway wristrest. The keyboard is outfitted with programmable keys that can provide instant access to Web sites, e-mail, applications and files.
The mouse is a two-button model with a scrollwheel as well; it features a design optimized for right-handed users. The optical mouse features 800dpi tracking.
Belkin said that both the keyboard and mouse operate at a distance of up to 6 feet away from the computer. The keyboard and mouse are compatible with Mac OS 10.x or Mac OS 8.6 and higher, as well as various versions of Windows.