Gigabyte Aivia M8600 Mouse Review

Introduction and Technical Specifications

Gigabyte Aivia M8600 Mouse Review


The mouse we have on hand today is a bit of a rarity in gaming circles, it's wireless.

Wireless tends to be frowned upon when it comes to gaming devices as the combination of interference, lag and the ever-important battery life mean that the vast majority of rodents that are designed for the gaming fraternity come wired.

Gigabyte are hoping to change all that with their newest mouse, the Aivia M8600. As well as being a sharply designed piece of hardware it comes in the most surprising packaging we've seen for a very long time indeed. 

But we're getting ahead of ourselves. Time for the specs.

Technical Specifications

As with many gaming mice around the sensor on the M8600 goes up to 5600dpi, although software interpolation can up that to 6500dpi. 150 Inches per second speed and 50g acceleration is also up there with the main gaming mice. 

Tracking systemTwin-eye Laser
Resolution100 ~ 6500dpi ( Hardware: up to 5600dpi)
Onboard memory32KB
Maximum acceleration50g
Maximum speed150 inches/ second
CertificateCE/ FCC/ BSMI/ NCC
Cable Length1.8m nylon braided / Gold-plated USB connector to mini USB
Dimension(L)134.3*(W)72.7*(H)42.7 mm
Weight148g with battery; 110g without battery
AccessoryCharging dock, Li-ion battery*2, USB to mini USB cable*2, Driver CD, Quick guide, Spare feet pad

But enough preamble, time to get cracking.

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Most Recent Comments

15-11-2011, 10:42:49

A very decent piece of kit. I really like the battery idea and the option of using it as a wired mouse.Quote

15-11-2011, 12:54:33

It's a Transformer

Looks like a decent mouse though.Quote

15-11-2011, 13:52:05

nice looks for someone with a green theme

nice ambidextrous functionality tooQuote

15-11-2011, 16:17:08

Looks a bit like a Razer Mamba ripoff Quote

15-11-2011, 22:05:47

ripoff is a lil strong.......

i mean how much do you really think you can do with a mouse design???

that being said.....

i dont see this one prying me away from my cyborg RAT7Quote

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