The R-Go Break HE Ergonomic Mouse from R-Go Tools is a proactive model of the HE Ergonomic Mouse which includes customizable "Break Reminder" software and a coloured visual reminder on the mouse. The Break model features the same design and functionality of the other HE Ergonomic Mouse models, rotating the hand upward and outward. This angled posture reduces strain on the tissues of the forearm when compared with the traditional pronated "palm down" position. In addition, because the hand is now elevated up and away from the surface, users are no longer able to "plant" the heel of their hand in the manner that the traditional mouse position encourages. This virtually eliminates the potential for the development of RSI from repetitive or sustained wrist extension.
The customizable "Break Reminder" software provides a mechanism for users to set the duration and spacing of break periods as a well as a maximum daily use. The software monitors computer activity and changes the logo colour between Green (Good), Orange (Break Reminder), and Red (Break was skipped or daily usage limit exceeded).
The R-Go HE Ergonomic Mouse is also available in a standard Wired model as well as the Wireless model for cord-free convenience.
Note: When selecting the appropriate size of R-Go Mouse the hand should be measured from the tip of the middle finger to the first crease in the wrist.
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Medium (adjustment button on underside of mouse):
Adjustable - 800/1200/1600 DPI
Large (adjustment button on side of mouse):
Adjustable - 500/1000/1800/2500 DPI
Compatibility: Windows - RSI Break software is only available for the Windows OS Note: Mac or Linux users can still receive the basic benefits of the R-Go HE Ergonomic Mouse in either the Wired or Wireless models.
Use the Anti-RSI Software BREAK feature. To fully benefit from the Break feature you must download and install the software from the manufacturer's site. Once installed remember to check regularly for the visual reminder to take breaks.
Adjust DPI to meet your work needs. The R-Go Break HE Ergonomic Mouse is equipped with a multi-level sensor. On the Medium the button in on the underside of the mouse. On the Large model it is more easily accessible, positioned on the side, directly behind the Left and Right mouse buttons. The sensor cycles through the levels from lowest to highest, returning to the lowest setting from the highest.