Toggle Between Windows 8 and Traditional Mousing Modes with the Genius Ergo 8800 Ergonomic Mouse

Comfortably Navigate Windows® 8

April 15, 2014, Chino, California – Genius is pleased to launch the Ergo 8800, an ergonomic wireless mouse that allows users to fully utilize Windows® 8 and 8.1 with the ability to easily switch between Windows 8 and traditional mousing modes.

Toggle Between Windows 8 and Traditional Mousing Modes

Seamlessly activate Windows 8 mode by simply holding down the right, left and scroll buttons simultaneously. Once activated, Windows 8 and 8.1 users can easily switch between active apps and open up the Charms bar with a single click. Additionally, users can toggle between Windows' Modern UI and last app used. The Ergo 8800 also has four hot keys to access Previous Page, Next Page, Flying Scroll and dpi adjustment (800, 1200 and 1600 dpi).

Up to 36 Month Battery Life

One set of AA batteries can power the Ergo 8800 for up to 36 months in part thanks to its advanced infrared sensor that is designed to consume less power. Moreover, the Ergo 8800 can also be operated on a single AA battery. This eco-friendly, power-saving design translates to a hassle-free mousing experience.

Ergonomic Design

The ergonomic design of the Ergo 8800 maximizes wrist comfort while making navigation effortless. Shaped to encourage a natural hand, wrist, and forearm posture, this Genius mouse helps prevent possible strain that can lead to potential injuries and stress.

Stick-N-Go Mount

For easy portability, a two-in-one slot allows room for both placements of the pico receiver and Stick-N-Go mount. The plastic Stick-N-Go piece can be secured onto any notebook or ultrabook, letting users effortlessly mount the Ergo 8800 for trouble-free storage while on-the-go.

Price and Availability

The Ergo 8800 is now available in the US and Canada for the suggested retail price of USD 49.99 and CAD 59.99, respectively.

Package Contents

  • Ergo 8800
  • USB pico receiver
  • Stick-N-Go mounting
  • Two AA alkaline batteries
  • Multi-language quick guide

Product information and photos are now available at:

About Genius

Genius is a leading international brand in personal peripheral products connecting people to their devices in the mobile and digital world. Established by KYE Systems Corp. in 1983, Genius's products has been recognized and honored by many prestigious industry design awards like Red Dot, IF Design and Good Design. Genius has always been going after better user experience through innovation, simple design and high quality measures in its product line ranging from keyboards, mice, touch pens, trackpads, speakers, headphones, power banks, docking stations, gaming controls, carrying cases and additional wired and wireless accessories that will help people stay connected to the mobile and digital world. For more information, you can visit the Genius website at You can also view the Genius company profile on YouTube at