Tuesday January 11, 2011
Mad Catz® Announces New Eclipse™ Branded mobilemouse™ Color
LAS VEGAS--(LadyDragon.com)11/01/11--Lifestyle Mouse Designed for Mobile Laptop Use and Available In A Choice of Three Striking Colors. Mad Catz® Interactive, Inc. ("Mad Catz" or "the Company") (AMEX/TSX: MCZ), a leading third-party interactive entertainment accessory provider, today announced a new range of colored lifestyle mice for use with the PC, being released under the Companys Eclipse home and office brand.
Featuring a striking slim-line design and a tactile high-gloss premium finish,the new colored mobilemouse will be available in a choice of two new eye catching colors (white or red) as well as classic black and brings form and function to any PC owner on the move.
Designed to complement the Eclipse range of keyboards, the mobilemouse features impressive technology without sacrificing good looks. Constructed of premium hard-wearing materials with a die cast metal frame, the mobilemouse has been designed to stand-up to the most demanding of commuter or business use.
The low profile Scroll Ball allows for 4 way 360° scrolling, and the 1600dpi laser technology ensures smooth operation on a variety of surfaces. Fully wireless, the mobilemouse utilizes 2.4GHz technology and a nano-dongle for an unobtrusive appearance and rock solid connection at all times.
On-board intelligent power management puts the mouse into standby when the computer shuts down, allowing for up to 6 months of use from a single AAA battery. Complete with a newly designed leather protective carry pouch and fully Mac® compatible, the mobilemouse is compatible with Windows™ 7, Vista™ and XP™.
Darren Richardson, President and Chief Executive Officer of Mad Catz commented, "We believe that the Eclipse mobilemouse presents an enticing solution for those looking for a stylish, portable mouse for use at home, the office or during travel. We believe that the new colors extend this stylish range and appeal to a broader consumer group."
The new Mad Catz Eclipse branded colored mobilemouse is expected to begin shipping world-wide from March 2011 for an expected MSRP of: $59.99. For more information on the Mad Catz Eclipse range, please visit eclipsetouch.com
About Mad Catz Interactive, Inc.
Mad Catz is a leading global provider of innovative products for the interactive entertainment industry. Mad Catz develops and markets accessories for videogame systems and PCs under its Mad Catz (casual gaming), Saitek (simulation), Cyborg (pro gaming), Eclipse (home and office) and Tritton (gaming audio) brands. Mad Catz also operates e-commerce and content websites for videogame and PC products under its GameShark brand, develops, manufactures and markets proprietary earphones under its AirDrives brand, and publishes and distributes video/PC games. Mad Catz distributes its products through most of the leading retailers offering interactive entertainment products and has offices in North America, Europe and Asia. For additional information please go to www.madcatz.com, as well as www.store.gameshark.com, www.saitek.com, www.cyborggaming.com, www.eclipsetouch.com, www.trittontechnologies.com, www.gameshark.com and www.airdrives.com