Logitech Cordless Desktop MX 5500 Revolution Review
Bundles are great value especially when it comes to keyboard and mouse bundles as it features two of the most important parts of a desktop computer.
The Logitech Cordless Desktop MX 5500 Revolution aims to revolutionize the way we use the keyboard and the mouse. This product features an ergonomic keyboard for comfort, a laser mouse, Bluetooth USB hub and charger among others. Since the Logitech Cordless Desktop MX 5500 Revolution features a software disk, you can use it to install and be able to customize some of the features of both and keep an eye on the shelf life of its battery. Most of the keys and functions are self-explanatory but others may need a bit of exploring and trial and error as there is no instruction manual on how to use the keyboard and mouse to its full potential.
The keyboard of the Logitech Cordless Desktop MX 5500 Revolution, when you look at it is ergonomic in its design as it looks a bit bigger than the standard keyboard and it also features a huge wrist bar just below the keys and has small divots that helps keep your hands cool. It features various media and hot keys. A small LCD screen is also placed in a strategic position in the top middle of the keyboard so that you can see it easily. It is not rechargeable, but instead uses four AA batteries. Battery life is expected to last for 180 days.
The LCD screen is useful when using some of the keys as it tells you various details like is when the batteries need to be replaced. This keyboard is easy to use and some keyboard control functions are printed as reminders so you would not need to memorize each one. The LCD screen is a “dynamic keyboard display” as it not only tells the date and time but also receives incoming messages, screen for calculator, play music and more. The Logitech Cordless Desktop MX 5500 Revolution is a combo bundle that is perfect for both gaming purposes and general computer activities as it has more features than other combos in the market today.
The mouse on the other hand, is very accurate, smooth and pinpoint in its tracking on any surface available. Rapid scrolling is made smoother. This one can be recharged as it has a built in rechargeable battery and has a rapid charging stand. There is a small light that is noticeable especially if the mouse needs to be charged. There is also a Bluetooth adapter that you can use.
Overall, the Logitech Cordless Desktop MX 5500 Revolution indeed can revolutionize the way we use our keyboard and mouse as this product does more than support and comfort as it makes computer work much more productive and convenient. It may be a hassle as it is a requirement before using the keyboard that when installing the software for the customization and programming of hot keys. Other than that, the Logitech Cordless Desktop MX 5500 Revolution is a great combo to have and may be worth the money.
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