X

This website uses cookies.

This website uses cookies to improve user experience. By using our website you consent to all cookies in accordance with our Cookie Policy.

I agree
Learn More
Great Geek Gifts in the Technabob Shop!Get Technabob Daily: Join our Mailing List! | Follow Us: Facebook | Twitter
Awesomer Media Sites: THE AWESOMER | MIGHTYMEGA | 95OCTANE
Follow Us:
Cool Gadgets, Gizmos, Games and Geek Stuff on Technabob

A4 Mousepad: Minimal Yet Useful Even for Optical Mice

by Range
Advertisement

Even though the vast majority of people use optical mice these days, there’s still a need for a nice mousepad. This stylish, silicone-based mousepad was created by the Chinese-Canadian designer Kitmen Keung.

kitmen-keung-a4-mousepad

The mousepad is appropriately the size of an A4 piece of paper, or 8.5″×11″. It has a corrugated side with an inward slope, that can act as a resting place for office accessories, like pens, pencils and rulers. The top layer of the mousepad has got an oven-baked polyurethane coating, with a tiny micro-grid. This results in a texture that has a noiseless, low-friction finish.

kitmen-keung-a4-mousepad-detail

For those of you who don’t think they need a mousepad since the advent of optical mice, they’re still great for protecting your desks from the usual wear and tear that results in a mouse’s constant movement, as well as to give your mouse a smooth and even gliding surface that you’ll struggle to find unless your desk is made from glass or a smooth laminate.

kitmen-keung-a4-mousepad-top

Perhaps the one thing not to like about the A4 Mousepad is the price. At $50 (USD), it’s quite possibly the most expensive mouse pad I’ve seen. But if you really like its design, you can pick one up over at Kitmen Keung’s website.

kitmen-keung-a4-mousepad-orange

[via designboom]

Deals in The Technabob Shop



More from Awesomer Media...

Classic Racer Car Miniatures

Classic Racer Car Miniatures

Literal Red Hot Chili Peppers

Literal Red Hot Chili Peppers

Ford GT and GT40 Review: A LEGO Kit Exclusive

Ford GT and GT40 Review: A LEGO Kit Exclusive

2017 Toyota Camry XSE Review: Grounded to the Ground

2017 Toyota Camry XSE Review: Grounded to the Ground

Star Trek: TMP with Tron: Legacy’s Soundtrack

Star Trek: TMP with Tron: Legacy’s Soundtrack

Star Trek: Discovery Gets First Trailer

Star Trek: Discovery Gets First Trailer

Advertisement