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Topic # 226111 20-Dec-2017 23:30
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Hey Guys

 

 

 

Just want to know, i have brought those cheap Wireless DSE Keyboard on trademe. According to the USB wireless controller, it is using the 2.4GHz

 

In my house, I have managed to found one of those Microsoft Wireless Mouse (colour one).

 

When I am connected both on the USB, it seems the keyboard has taken out much more stronger frequency to interfere the mouse as I found out the mouse is quite hard to control..

 

is it now days, that means 1 computer with 1 wireless set of Keyboard and mouse only?

 

thanks

 

Jacky

 

 


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  Reply # 1923071 21-Dec-2017 11:35
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It means either the KB or mouse was a very crappy design. ie cheap & nasty.

 

Ive seen cheap & nasty wireless mice that will interfere with the same brand wireless mouse on nearby PC. Again, bad cheap design.

Better to get a mouse/kb as the one wireless kit
But, plenty of people using separate wireless KB and wireless mouse with the 2 USB dongles , if reasonable Quality (eg newer MS or Logitech etc)

 

 


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  Reply # 1923097 21-Dec-2017 12:00
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Are you using USB3 ports? I have heard these can cause interference with 2.4ghz devices.




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  Reply # 1923445 21-Dec-2017 22:13
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oh icic.. yea that interesting, thanks for that!


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  Reply # 1923466 22-Dec-2017 05:03
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Some of the older 2.4GHz wireless stuff was not that smart about changing frequency.

 

I havent had any issues with logitech or razer wireless mice, my generic cheapie ebay $3 ones often lag out. Guess its a case of getting what you pay for.





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  Reply # 1923468 22-Dec-2017 05:35
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I had a similar issue with my xbox controller drivers interfering with my mouse on my PC. I had to replace the drivers manually then all worked well.

 

Controller was MS and mouse was Logitech.


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