Patent Number: 6,310,607

Title: Mouse device

Abstract: A mouse device is provided. This mouse device includes a movement detector,a button push detector, a control unit, and a timing unit. The movementdetector detects movement of the mouse in the directions of X and Y axes,and the button push detector detects a button push. Based on the detectionresults, the control unit generates movement information and button pushinformation, and sets a movement detection interval time at apredetermined value in accordance with the movement information and thebutton push information. The timing unit sets movement detection timingbased on the movement detection interval time. The mouse device sends themovement information and the button push information to an informationprocessing device.

Inventors: Amemiya; Kunio (Tokyo, JP)


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Expiration Date: 10/32013