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Logitech introduces Rechargeable Trackpad for Mac

Logitech introduces a new rechargeable multi-touch Trackpad for Mac. Made with a glass touch-surface, you can use the full range of multi-touch gestures for Mac OS via Bluetooth connection. It will be available in mid-February at S$98.

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Here is some information about the Logitech Rechargeable Trackpad

Key Features

  • Rechargeable: You can use your trackpad while it’s recharging, thanks to the easy-to-use USB cable, and when fully charged give you one month of power. Plus the convenient On/Off switch and indicator light helps you manage power.
  • Multi-touch gestures: This trackpad’s touch area is much larger than the typical MacBook’s touchpad and gives you the space to perform the full range of Mac OS multi-touch gestures comfortably and freely. It’s covered with a low-profile glass surface that’s treated to be extremely smooth while still resistant to fingerprints and scratches. And the advanced sensor means you enjoy pixel-perfect precision and control.
  • Designed for Mac: With sleek lines, a low profile and a high quality glass finish, the trackpad is designed with your Mac in mind, including the MacBook®, MacBook Air® and iMac®.
  • Bluetooth Connectivity: With Bluetooth connectivity, you get easy-to-sync wireless and can enjoy up to 30 feet (approximately 9 metres) of wireless range.

System Requirements

  • Mac OS X 10.6.8 or later
  • Internet connection (for software download)

 

Product Specifications

  • Dimensions (L x W x H): 129mm x 134mm x 12mm
  • Weight: 210g

Warranty

  • 3-year limited hardware warranty

Here is the Press Release. BTW, in the Press Release, it mentions the Easy-Switch Keyboard. If you need more info about it, click on this link.

New Logitech Products Make it Even More Convenient to Interact with Your Apple Devices

Logitech Bluetooth Easy-Switch Keyboard and Logitech Wireless Rechargeable Trackpad Bring Illumination and Touch to Apple Devices

Singapore — January 29, 2013 — Today Logitech (SIX: LOGN) (NASDAQ: LOGI) announced the expansion of its Mac® lineup with two new products: the Logitech® Bluetooth® Easy-Switch™ Keyboard for Mac®, iPad® and iPhone® and the Logitech® Rechargeable Trackpad for Mac. Each product brings new dimensions to the way you navigate and control your favorite Apple products.

The Logitech Bluetooth Easy-Switch Keyboard features Logitech Easy-Switch technology – similar to the popular Logitech® Bluetooth® Illuminated Keyboard K810 – so you can easily go from typing an email on your Mac to taking notes on your iPad to replying to a text on your iPhone, by simply pressing a button. In addition, the Logitech Rechargeable Trackpad gives you the full set of Mac OS® multi-touch gestures on a smooth glass surface.

“Logitech’s new products build on what people love about their Macs, iPads and iPhones, and make them even more convenient and easy to use,” said Mike Culver, vice president of brand development for consumer computing platforms at Logitech. “Building on Logitech’s history of delivering high quality products, both the keyboard and trackpad have an insightful design that complements your existing Apple devices, and you’ll appreciate their smart power management as well.”

Logitech Bluetooth Easy-Switch Keyboard

The Logitech Bluetooth Easy-Switch Keyboard can pair with up to three Apple devices simultaneously, and its familiar Mac layout features the keys you’d expect, including Command, Brightness and Mission Control™. Its sleek aluminum design matches the Apple style, making it look right at home next to your Mac, iPad or iPhone.

In addition to its attractive design, this keyboard was built to maximize usability and power. The bright illumination of its backlit key characters makes them easy to read in low light conditions or at night, so you can type in any environment. Virtually anticipating your needs, the keyboard turns on its illumination when your hands approach, and it automatically dims or brightens based on the amount of light in the room.

Logitech Rechargeable Trackpad

The Logitech Rechargeable Trackpad features multi-touch control, so you can click, scroll, swipe, zoom and more. With a low-profile design and smooth glass surface, the trackpad replicates a touch-screen experience. And, because the touch area is larger than the typical notebook’s touchpad, it’s easier to take advantage of the full range of Mac OS multi-touch gestures, so you can naturally control and access your information. Plus, the trackpad has been engineered with embedded precision sensors and resistance to fingerprints and scratches.

In addition, the trackpad makes battery hassle a thing of the past – it is rechargeable through a USB cable and can be used while being recharged. Fully charged, you’ll have one month of power, which you can manage through its convenient On/Off switch. With Bluetooth wireless connectivity, the trackpad also provides up to 30 feet (approximately 9 metres) of wireless range.

Pricing and Availability

The Logitech Bluetooth Easy-Switch Keyboard and the Logitech Rechargeable Trackpad are expected to be available in Singapore in Mid-January 2013 and Mid-February 2013 respectively, for a suggested retail price of SGD$169.00 for the Bluetooth Easy-Switch Keyboard and SGD$98.00 for the Rechargeable Trackpad. For more information, please visit http://www.logitech.com/en-sg/home or our blog.

About Logitech

Logitech is a world leader in products that connect people to the digital experiences they care about. Spanning multiple computing, communication and entertainment platforms, Logitech’s combined hardware and software enable or enhance digital navigation, music and video entertainment, gaming, social networking, audio and video communication over the Internet, video security and home-entertainment control. Founded in 1981, Logitech International is a Swiss public company listed on the SIX Swiss Exchange (LOGN) and on the Nasdaq Global Select Market (LOGI).

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