Logitech Wireless Anywhere Mouse MX Review

Logitech Wireless Anywhere Mouse MX for PC and Mac

Logitech Wireless Anywhere Mouse MX for PC and Mac

With Logitech’s new Darkfield Laser Technology on board, the Logitech Wireless Anywhere Mouse MXcan go where no mouse has gone before, which can be very handy.  It’s the perfect mouse for your laptop although, with its small design, it might even be preferable to a small-handed person than its big brother, the Performance MX, even as a desktop unit.  Both of these mice use the Darkfield technology and are, in fact, the only two in the world that do.  They’re really quite good.

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So what’s the big deal about the Darkfield Laser thing?  It’s what puts the ‘anywhere’ in the Anywhere Mouse MX’s name!  After five years of research and development Logitech has come up with a mouse that can track virtually anywhere.  It far surpasses the old roller-ball method and even the newer laser tracking design.

This mouse can go where other mice cannot and track just as smoothly and accurately as you would expect from Logitech’s best wireless laptop-pointing device.  This includes reflective stone surfaces such as marble and granite countertops, lacquered wood surfaces and even glass.  Glass-top hotel desks and conference room tables that leave any other mouse stuttering or mute are no problem for the Logitech Wireless Anywhere Mouse MX.  This, however, is only one of the many features and functions that make this mouse so popular.

If you want more info on this wireless mouse, I suggest you take a look at the reviews on Amazon here. A lot of positive response to this mouse.


The Anywhere MX wireless operates on a 2.4 GHz signal that is especially useful in places where there is a lot of wireless traffic, such as in airports.  If uses two AA batteries which should be good for about three months.  The tiny receiver for the unit is so small that, once plugged in to a USB port, it can be virtually forgotten, even during transport.  It’s called a ‘unifying’ receiver because of its ability to accept up to six wireless Logitech devices simultaneously.


This mouse looks good, feels good and is comfortable to use even over extended periods of time.  Because it’s compact it fits even smaller hands well and is easy to slip into your laptop bag, even in a small pocket.  It comes with its own soft, protective carrying pouch.  Buttons are conveniently placed and easy to operate.


The Anywhere Mouse makes scrolling through long documents a breeze.  You just click the button below the scrolling wheel and with one spin you can search through dozens of pages.  Touch the wheel again and it stops on a dime.  Click the button again and you’re back to line-by-line navigation.  Once you use this function you’ll never want to use a mouse without it again.

The Good:

  • Sculpted, ergonomic design is uncompromisingly comfortable to use
  • Dual-mode scrolling wheel is awesome
  • One of the highest rated mice on the market

The Bad:

  • Made for right-hand use only
  • More expensive than most laptop mice

This really is a very good mouse.  The Logitech Wireless Anywhere Mouse MX is everything you’d expect and then some.  The eighty-dollar list price can be beaten if you look.  In fact, it can be found at a 25% discount on some popular sites!

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