What on earth is a "Roller Mouse"??

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  • Published: 20 June 2019
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    There are some weird ergonomic mice out there, but... can you still call it a mouse if it's not shaped like one?

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Comments • 3 650

  • gmas
    gmas  2 days back

    10 mins of seeing this guy talk incessantly instead of showing us actual mouse use.. ugh

    • Kasper Dobel
      Kasper Dobel  5 days back

      my mom's workplace has these.

      • Василь Ворон

        Expensive

        • Kieran Gee
          Kieran Gee  6 days back

          I used one for a few weeks at my old workplace, I didn't quite get used to it after a few weeks, imo traditional trackballs are better.

          • Conrad Shehan
            Conrad Shehan  6 days back

            A lot of products like this are designed around accessibility for people with physical disabilities that make the posture and control required for more accurate devices impossible, but market themselves as ergonomic or alternative peripherals because serving just disabled people isn't lucrative enough to stay in business. Pretty cool when you think about it that way. If you didn't have the fine motor control to grip a mouse or to tap a touchpad without moving the cursor at the same time, this might be incredibly convenient to use!

            • Lieutenant Lettuce
              Lieutenant Lettuce  6 days back

              Beating minecraft with a roller mouse

              • Thomas Gunkler
                Thomas Gunkler  1 weeks back

                2:15

                • Gizmo
                  Gizmo  1 weeks back

                  It’s kinda jankey but it’s not as jankey as it looks like our sponsor

                  • Wilper
                    Wilper  2 weeks back

                    In the old office at work they have a roller mouse which you put a regular ball mouse into. The roller moved the ball and the buttons below the roller operated levers pushing the buttons on the mouse.

                    • Techboy235 FK8
                      Techboy235 FK8  2 weeks back

                      buy a trackpad idiots

                      • Cole Knowles
                        Cole Knowles  2 weeks back

                        Better than amazon product ion values. XD

                        • Harpy
                          Harpy  2 weeks back

                          Production quality 10/10

                          • Egor Masalitin
                            Egor Masalitin  2 weeks back

                            This intro

                            • 4d722e2052656473746f6e65 - Komentování

                              6:50
                              bad david

                              • Bob Blueton
                                Bob Blueton  3 weeks back

                                He's like a hipster Dana Snyder

                                • adhd vision
                                  adhd vision  3 weeks back

                                  Lol my mom had a Mouse like this at her work

                                  • KiwiBurd
                                    KiwiBurd  3 weeks back

                                    It's got RED in the name, of course it's gonna be overpriced.

                                    • Ko0paTr0opa
                                      Ko0paTr0opa  4 weeks back

                                      We have alot of these at my work..
                                      There are also something called a mosetrapper wich is kinda like a trackpad, but i dont think it has the pinch to zoom feature...

                                      • Philosopher
                                        Philosopher  4 weeks back

                                        3:57 this is the music from uno ps4 the snow texture pack

                                        • Dutch Blades
                                          Dutch Blades  4 weeks back

                                          We need gaming keyboards with pointing sticks like old IBM laptops had.

                                          • Kay MW
                                            Kay MW  1 months back

                                            Why not Unicomp?

                                            • SoulGaming
                                              SoulGaming  1 months back

                                              You know riley... *things will be 2x faster if you work instead of screaming at them*

                                              • Anass Chammami
                                                Anass Chammami  1 months back

                                                BECAUSE of you i now feel my bones doing that weired crisscross position :( it hurts i never tought of that .............................

                                                • sendveetch
                                                  sendveetch  1 months back

                                                  1:45 Adam Conover Adam ruins everything

                                                  • SadPanda1221
                                                    SadPanda1221  1 months back

                                                    6:51 Why we can't have nice things.

                                                    • Cristian
                                                      Cristian  1 months back

                                                      Maybe it's target is people with disability?

                                                      • JLocke573
                                                        JLocke573  1 months back

                                                        I'm sick of my mouse working perfectly fine and not causing me any problems! I wish some company could produce some kind of difficult to use, extremely expensive fix to this non-existent problem.

                                                        • Simple_City
                                                          Simple_City  1 months back

                                                          Bit of a random question but what is the keyboard being used to demonstrate how to use this "mouse"?

                                                          • Syni DmC
                                                            Syni DmC  1 months back

                                                            I had to work with a crappy thing like that for 3 months. It is painful.

                                                            • Gardylou
                                                              Gardylou  1 months back

                                                              idk where yall want to get this info on bones "crisscrossing" but that does not happen if it did your bones would break

                                                              • Nathan McCauley
                                                                Nathan McCauley  1 months back

                                                                My wrists hurt just watching this

                                                                • Observing rabbit
                                                                  Observing rabbit  1 months back

                                                                  The Lucky Room? The fuck do they keep in there?

                                                                  • Wizzard
                                                                    Wizzard  1 months back

                                                                    Hammer time!!!!!!!!!

                                                                    • Evil GOD Joe
                                                                      Evil GOD Joe  1 months back

                                                                      .... Yeah, this is not America, but wait, this is America!

                                                                      • Ali Irtaza Bhatti
                                                                        Ali Irtaza Bhatti  2 months back

                                                                        stupid thing ever

                                                                        • Kamden Vera
                                                                          Kamden Vera  2 months back

                                                                          Oh that poor vase... that came outta someones paycheck

                                                                          • amf85
                                                                            amf85  2 months back

                                                                            I despise trackpads. Calling it "like a trackpad" is not an endorsement.

                                                                            • alt ll4lO5lO3lO4ll6
                                                                              alt ll4lO5lO3lO4ll6  2 months back

                                                                              turning up dpi is free\
                                                                              only a psychopath would buy this

                                                                              • AvengerMKII
                                                                                AvengerMKII  2 months back

                                                                                It's essentially just an external trackpad lol.

                                                                                • Avenger Shepard
                                                                                  Avenger Shepard  2 months back

                                                                                  If you're looking for a mouse that you don't have to move get a Logi MX Ergo. It uses a old-school trackball to move the mouse. Gaming it has a learning curve but, if you do CAD work it's fantastic.

                                                                                  • Rammiibox
                                                                                    Rammiibox  2 months back

                                                                                    At work we have the option to change to this mouse: (sorry for the german link... but the picture should be enough)
                                                                                    https://www.amazon.de/CSL-Ausf%C3%BChrung-ergonomisches-Vorbeugung-armschonend/dp/B00HNAQA72

                                                                                    And it is actually way better to work with 8 hours a day.

                                                                                    • benD'anon fawkes
                                                                                      benD'anon fawkes  2 months back

                                                                                      "its not as janky as it looks"


                                                                                      thanks !!??

                                                                                      • iloveyour sacredcow
                                                                                        iloveyour sacredcow  2 months back

                                                                                        benD'anon fawkes My parents said the same thing when I was born

                                                                                    • saltie chan
                                                                                      saltie chan  2 months back

                                                                                      imagine playing osu on this......

                                                                                      • ユーネ / Yuune
                                                                                        ユーネ / Yuune  2 months back

                                                                                        painfully familiar to any scandinavian

                                                                                        • Assault
                                                                                          Assault  2 months back

                                                                                          Reilly from LMG is my second favorite Reilly

                                                                                          • Klaus Zipfel
                                                                                            Klaus Zipfel  2 months back

                                                                                            I am suffering from a chronical repetetive strain injury (RSI) due to heavy PC usage during work and in my spare time. My doctor gave me some special "bandages" for the elbows and also told me to either avoide the computer (impossible on my job, but works at home) and/or to invest in better ergonomic devices. I quickly came to notice about the roller mouser. Yet, I opted for a real ergonomic mouse ("vertical mouse") than the (utterly expensive) roller mouse. The only remaining unergonomic device I have so far is my (gaming) keyboard. TO ALL PEOPLE, WHO FEEL SOME ARM/HAND EXHAUSTION AFTER AN INTENSE PC SESSION: Move/stretch your arms regularily in different ways and during dedicated breaks. Or try to avoid PC usage at all. And invest into ergonomic devices. Whenever you stick to that bad "same gesture during PC usage"-habit, you risk a chronical RSI. And trust me, you do not want to suffer from that. Recovery takes MONTHS. Basically the same time it takes to aquire it. Duringt that time, it is adviced to avoice PC usage at all!!!!! The bad thing is, that most of the time, you do not notice, how it becomes worse and worse until it is chronical! Act fast, do sports (involving your arms) and don't end like me.

                                                                                            • Big Mike
                                                                                              Big Mike  2 months back

                                                                                              6:48 when the lag hits just right and the guy that killed you isn't even visible

                                                                                              • Gabriel Constanza
                                                                                                Gabriel Constanza  2 months back

                                                                                                Why didnt you game on it!?