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What Is The Best Trackball Mouse For Gaming In 2022

Trackballs are more comfortable for extended periods of use than a mouse because your hand remains in a stationary position. There are many different trackballs on the market, but not all are created equal. When looking for the best trackball for gaming, you’ll want to consider the size of the ball, the type of buttons, and how much resistance is built into the trackball itself. You’ll also want to make sure that the trackball is compatible with your computer’s operating system.

A Shortlist Of The Best Trackball Mouse For Gaming

If you don’t have enough time, check out this shortlist of the best trackball mouse for gaming and choose the one you like the most.

10 Best Trackball Mouse For Gaming People Love In 2022: In Depth Features

SaleBestseller No. 1
ELECOM Wired / Wireless / Bluetooth Thumb-Operated Trackball Mouse, 8-Button Function with Smooth Tracking, Precision Optical Gaming Sensor (M-XPT1MRXBK) , black
  • ✅《OPTICAL TRACKING TECHNOLOGY》The ELEOM "EX-G PRO" trackball provides precise cursor movement for superior accuracy so you can get where you want on the screen quickly with less hand movement, improving productivity and efficiency. Wired / wireless / bluetooth connectivities are available.
  • ✅《FUNCTIONAL 8 BUTTONS》You can assign favorite function to each button by using "ELECOM Mouse Assistant" ELECOM Mouse Assistant Software will be available to download from ELECOM NET website.
  • ✅《DPI CURSOR》Designed with a high-performance gaming optics system sensor and lens. The DPI button can easily change between 500(LOW), 1000(MID) and 1500(HIGH) DPI, making the movements of your cursor faster or slower.
  • ✅《EASY MAINTENANCE》The ball rolls on three 2.5 mm large artificial ruby ball bearings. They are extremely smooth and the relatively large size prevents dust and dirt from clogging them. So you don’t have to clean the ball bearings too often. The ball is held in place by the ball bearings, but can easily be popped out of the device, by pushing it through the hole in the bottom and it can be easily cleaned.
  • ✅《PRODUCT DETAILS》System requirements: Windows 7, Windows 8.1, Windows RT8.1, Windows 10 or later, macOS 10.13 or later, Size: W4.3"(108mm) X L5.3"(135mm) X H1.9"(47.7mm), Weight: 5.2oz(without battery), DPI: 500/1000/1500 count (switchable), Connectivity: wired / wireless / bluetooth, 1 X AA battery(Included)- Battery Remaining Light Lamp equipped.
Bestseller No. 2
ELECOM 【Upgrade】 Wired USB Easy Thumb Control Trackball Mouse, Ergonomic Design, 5-Button Function with Smooth Tracking, Optical Gaming Sensor, Compatible with Windows/Mac (M-XT2URBK-G) Red Ball
  • ✅《COMFORTABLE DESIGN》The mouse design is based on 6 different muscle and skeletal structures of the hands giving special emphasis to the folding actions of the hands to provide a new level of hand comfort.
  • ✅《FUNCTIONAL 5 BUTTONS》You can assign favorite function to each button by using "ELECOM Mouse Assistant" ELECOM Mouse Assistant Software will be available to download from ELECOM NET website.
  • ✅《DPI CURSOR》Designed with a high-performance gaming optics system sensor and lens. The DPI button can easily change between 750(LOW) and 1500(HIGH) DPI, making the movements of your cursor faster or slower.
  • ✅《RED BALL FOR THE BEST OPTICAL TRACKING》 For the tracking accuracy and the best sensor, this item uses a RED BALL. RED COLOR sensing provides more accuracy for current optical tracking technology, a must for high-performance gaming optics system sensors. You will enjoy the results of trackball high performance optical sensors for all movement!!
  • ✅《PRODUCT DETAILS》System requirements: Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8.1, Windows RT8.1, Windows 10 (Horizontal scrolling function is not working in Windows RT8.1), macOS 10.10, Size: W3.7"(94.7mm) X L4.9"(124.4mm) X H1.9"(47.7mm), Weight: 5.3oz(without battery), DPI: 750/1500 count (switchable), Connectivity: wired
Bestseller No. 3
ELECOM Wired Finger-operated Large size Trackball Mouse 8-Button Function with Smooth Tracking, Precision Optical Gaming Sensor Palm Rest Attached(M-HT1URBK)
  • ✅《OPTICAL TRACKING TECHNOLOGY》The ELEOM trackball provides precise cursor movement for superior accuracy so you can get where you want on the screen quickly with less hand movement, improving productivity and efficiency.
  • ✅《FUNCTIONAL 8 BUTTONS》You can assign favorite function to each button by using "ELECOM Mouse Assistant" ELECOM Mouse Assistant Software will be available to download from ELECOM NET website.
  • ✅《DPI CURSOR》Designed with a high-performance gaming optics system sensor and lens. The DPI button can easily change between 500(LOW), 1000(MID) and 1500(HIGH) DPI, making the movements of your cursor faster or slower.
  • ✅《EASY MAINTENANCE》The ball rolls on three 2.5 mm large artificial ruby ball bearings. They are extremely smooth and the relatively large size prevents dust and dirt from clogging them. So you don’t have to clean the ball bearings too often. The ball is held in place by the ball bearings, but can easily be popped out of the device, by pushing it through the hole in the bottom and it can be easily cleaned.
  • ✅《PRODUCT DETAILS》System requirements: Windows XP, Windows 7, Windows 8.1, Windows RT8.1, Windows 10 or later, macOS 10.12 or later, Size: W4.5"(114.7mm) X L7.2"(181.9mm) X H2.3"(57.2mm), Weight: 9.2oz, DPI: 500/1000/1500 count (switchable), Connectivity: wired
Bestseller No. 4
ELECOM 2.4GHz Wireless Thumb-Operated Trackball Mouse, 6-Button Function with Smooth Tracking, Precision Optical Gaming Sensor (M-XT3DRBK-G), Red, Red Ball
  • ✅《RED BALL FOR THE BEST OPTICAL TRACKING》 For the tracking accuracy and the best sensor, this item uses a RED BALL. RED COLOR sensing provides more accuracy for current optical tracking technology, a must for high-performance gaming optics system sensors. You will enjoy the results of trackball high performance optical sensors for all movement!!
  • ✅FUNCTIONAL 6 BUTTONS: You can assign favorite function to each button by using "ELECOM Mouse Assistant" ELECOM Mouse Assistant Software will be available to download from ELECOM NET website.
  • ✅DPI CURSOR: Designed with a high-performance gaming optics system sensor and lens. The DPI button can easily change between 750(LOW) and 1500(HIGH) DPI, making the movements of your cursor faster or slower.
  • ✅EASY MAINTENANCE: The ball rolls on three 2.5 mm large artificial ruby ball bearings. They are extremely smooth and the relatively large size prevents dust and dirt from clogging them. So you don’t have to clean the ball bearings too often. The ball is held in place by the ball bearings, but can easily be popped out of the device, by pushing it through the hole in the bottom and it can be easily cleaned.
  • ✅PRODUCT DETAILS: System requirements: Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8.1, Windows RT8.1, Windows 10 or later (Horizontal scrolling function is not working in Windows RT8.1), macOS 10.10 later, Size: W3.7"(94.7mm) X L4.9"(124.4mm) X H1.9"(47.9mm), Weight: 4.5oz(without battery), DPI: 750/1500 count (switchable), Connectivity: wireless, 1 X AA battery(Included)- Battery Remaining Light Lamp equipped
Bestseller No. 5
ELECOM 2.4GHz Wireless Easy Thumb Control Trackball Mouse, Sculpted Ergonomic Design, 6-Button Function with Smooth Tracking, Precision Optical Gaming Sensor, Compatible with Windows /Mac (M-XT3DRBK)
  • ✅《OPTICAL TRACKING TECHNOLOGY》The ELECOM trackball provides precise cursor movement for superior accuracy so you can get where you want on the screen quickly with less hand movement, improving productivity and efficiency.
  • ✅《FUNCTIONAL 6 BUTTONS》You can assign favorite function to each button by using "ELECOM Mouse Assistant" ELECOM Mouse Assistant Software will be available to download from ELECOM NET website.
  • ✅《DPI CURSOR》Designed with a high-performance gaming optics system sensor and lens. The DPI button can easily change between 750(LOW) and 1500(HIGH) DPI, making the movements of your cursor faster or slower.
  • ✅《EASY MAINTENANCE》The ball rolls on three 2.5 mm large artificial ruby ball bearings. They are extremely smooth and the relatively large size prevents dust and dirt from clogging them. So you don’t have to clean the ball bearings too often. The ball is held in place by the ball bearings, but can easily be popped out of the device, by pushing it through the hole in the bottom and it can be easily cleaned.
  • ✅《PRODUCT DETAILS》System requirements: Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8.1, Windows RT8.1, Windows 10 or later (Horizontal scrolling function is not working in Windows RT8.1), macOS 10.10 later, Size: W3.7"(94.7mm) X L4.9"(124.4mm) X H1.9"(47.9mm), Weight: 4.5oz(without battery), DPI: 750/1500 count (switchable), Connectivity: wireless, 1 X AA battery(Included)- Battery Remaining Light Lamp equipped
Bestseller No. 6
ELECOM Deft Pro Wired / Wireless / Bluetooth Finger-Operated Trackball Mouse, Ergonomic Design, 8-Button Function with Smooth Tracking, Precision Optical Gaming Sensor, Windows / Mac (M-DPT1MRXBK)
  • ✅《OPTICAL TRACKING TECHNOLOGY》The ELEOM "DEFT PRO" trackball provides precise cursor movement for superior accuracy so you can get where you want on the screen quickly with less hand movement, improving productivity and efficiency.
  • ✅《FUNCTIONAL 8 BUTTONS》You can assign favorite function to each button by using "ELECOM Mouse Assistant" ELECOM Mouse Assistant Software will be available to download from ELECOM NET website.
  • ✅《DPI CURSOR》Designed with a high-performance gaming optics system sensor and lens. The DPI button can easily change between 500, 1000 and 1500 DPI, making the movements of your cursor faster or slower.
  • ✅《EASY MAINTENANCE》The ball rolls on three 2.5 mm large artificial ruby ball bearings. They are extremely smooth and the relatively large size prevents dust and dirt from clogging them. So you don’t have to clean the ball bearings too often. The ball is held in place by the ball bearings, but can easily be popped out of the device, by pushing it through the hole in the bottom and it can be easily cleaned.
  • ✅《PRODUCT DETAILS》System requirements: Windows 7, Windows 8.1, Windows RT8.1, Windows 10 or later (Horizontal scrolling function is not working in Windows RT8.1), macOS 10.13 or later, Size: W3.6"(91.4mm) X L5.3"(133.4mm) X H2.3"(57.3mm), Weight: 5.7oz(without battery), DPI: 500/1000/1500 count (switchable), Connectivity: wired / wireless / bluetooth, 1 X AA battery(Included)- Battery Remaining Light Lamp equipped.
Bestseller No. 7
Perixx11568 Perimice-717 Wireless Trackball Mouse, Build-in 1.34 Inch Trackball with Pointing Feature, 5 Programmable Buttons, 2 DPI Level, Black
  • Wireless ergonomic trackball mouse with 2.4 GHz connection, 5 programmable buttons, and easy to switch the cursor speed with DPI switch buttons
  • Natural ergonomic with right-handed design; recommended to repetitive strain injuries RSI users and the users work Particularly long periods on the computer
  • Personalize your working environment with the programmable feature; you can download software by visiting Perixx website
  • Auto power-saving feature; mouse automatically enters power-saving mode After 10 seconds of being sleeping mode, 8-10 minutes of being standby mode
  • System requirements: Windows 7/8/10, a USB port; package includes Perixx 12-month limited warranty
Bestseller No. 8
ELECOM Handheld Bluetooth Thumb-operated Trackball Mouse, 10-Button Function with Smooth Tracking, Precision Optical Gaming Sensor, Left / Right Handed (M-RT1BRXBK)
  • Trackball Comfort-Elecom Handheld Trackball Mouse Has A Sensitive Rolling Ball And Frequency Stable Bluetooth Connection. Sculpted Shape Supports Your Hand Staying In One Place, Move The Cursor Without Moving Your Arm. Suitable For Both Left And Right Hand
  • Functional10 Buttons-It Is Very Easy To Move In Any Direction. It Comes With 10 Physical Buttons On The Device And You Can Assign Your Favorite Functions To All Buttons
  • Dpi Cursor-The Dpi Button Can Easily Change Between 500(Low), 1000(Mid) And 1500(High) Dpi, Making The Movements Of Your Cursor Faster Or Slower
  • Easy Maintenance-The Ball Rolls On Three 2.5 Mm Large Artificial Ruby Ball Bearings. They Are Extremely Smooth And The Relatively Large Size Prevents Dust And Dirt From Clogging Them. So You Don’T Have To Clean The Ball Bearings Too Often. The Ball Is Held In Place By The Ball Bearings, But Can Easily Be Popped Out Of The Device, By Pushing It Through The Hole In The Bottom And It Can Be Easily Cleaned
Bestseller No. 9
ELECOM Wired Easy Thumb Control Trackball Mouse, Sculpted Ergonomic Design, 5-Button Function with Smooth Tracking, Precision Optical Gaming Sensor, Compatible with Windows /Mac (M-XT2URBK)
  • ☑️《OPTICAL TRACKING TECHNOLOGY》The ELECOM trackball provides precise cursor movement for superior accuracy so you can get where you want on the screen quickly with less hand movement, improving productivity and efficiency.
  • ☑️《FUNCTIONAL 6 BUTTONS》It is very easy to move in any direction. It comes with 6 physical buttons on the device and the two extra buttons are the scrollwheel tilting that allow horizontal scroll.
  • ☑️《DPI CURSOR》Designed with a high-performance gaming optics system sensor and lens. The DPI button can easily change between 750(LOW) and 1500(HIGH) DPI, making the movements of your cursor faster or slower.
  • ☑️《EASY MAINTENANCE》The ball rolls on three 2.5 mm large artificial ruby ball bearings. They are extremely smooth and the relatively large size prevents dust and dirt from clogging them. So you don’t have to clean the ball bearings too often. The ball is held in place by the ball bearings, but can easily be popped out of the device, by pushing it through the hole in the bottom and it can be easily cleaned.
  • ☑️《PRODUCT DETAILS》System requirements: Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8.1, Windows RT8.1, Windows 10 or later (Horizontal scrolling function is not working in Windows RT8.1), macOS 10.10 later, Size: W3.7"(94.7mm) X L4.9"(124.4mm) X H1.9"(47.9mm), Weight: 4.5oz, DPI: 750/1500 count (switchable), Connectivity: wired
Bestseller No. 10
ELECOM Left-Handed 2.4GHz Wireless Easy Thumb Control Trackball Mouse, Sculpted Ergonomic Design, 6-Button Function with Smooth Tracking, Precision Optical Gaming Sensor, Windows /Mac (M-XT4DRBK)
  • ✅《OPTICAL TRACKING TECHNOLOGY》The ELEOM "EX-G series" trackball provides precise cursor movement for superior accuracy so you can get where you want on the screen quickly with less hand movement, improving productivity and efficiency. This mouse is designed for a LEFT-HANDED person.
  • ✅《FUNCTIONAL 6 BUTTONS》You can assign favorite function to each button by using "ELECOM Mouse Assistant" ELECOM Mouse Assistant Software will be available to download from ELECOM NET website.
  • ✅《DPI CURSOR》Designed with a high-performance gaming optics system sensor and lens. The DPI button can easily change between 750(LOW) and 1500(HIGH) DPI, making the movements of your cursor faster or slower.
  • ✅《EASY MAINTENANCE》The ball rolls on three 2.5 mm large artificial ruby ball bearings. They are extremely smooth and the relatively large size prevents dust and dirt from clogging them. So you don’t have to clean the ball bearings too often. The ball is held in place by the ball bearings, but can easily be popped out of the device, by pushing it through the hole in the bottom and it can be easily cleaned.
  • ✅《PRODUCT DETAILS》System requirements: Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8.1, Windows RT8.1, Windows 10 or later (Horizontal scrolling function is not working in Windows RT8.1), macOS 10.10 later, Size: W3.7"(94.7mm) X L4.9"(124.4mm) X H1.9"(47.9mm), Weight: 4.5oz(without battery), DPI: 750/1500 count (switchable), Connectivity: wireless, 1 X AA battery(Included)- Battery Remaining Light Lamp equipped.

Criteria You Should Consider Before Purchasing The Best Trackball Mouse For Gaming

Before choosing a trackball mouse for gaming, you should take the following considerations into account.

If you’re looking for a trackball mouse that you can use for gaming, you’ll want one that’s D-Pads compatible. This means that you can easily and quickly move the mouse’s Trackball button over to your controller to issue a mouseover signal. or, alternatively, use it as an input device for a game’s camera. A number of trackballs on the market are alphanumeric, allowing the user to control their game in a way that other trackballs don’t. Not only is this unique and appealing to some players, who want to use their trackball to move the ball around while playing, but it’s also a challenge for other players, who want to see the “you’re moving the ball” signal when they kill time at the game. Trackballs available on the market today come with a few different colors, so you can have just the right look for your own gaming environment. If you want something that will stand out among the rest, go with a colorful one.ippery materials make trackballs also more resistant to wear and tear, so you can keep using them as long as you keep your hand on the ground.

Related Frequently Asked Questions

Is Trackball Mouse Good For Gaming?

The trackball mouse is a popular device for gaming. It is easy to use and can be used for a variety of tasks.

Is A Mouse With A Trackball Better?

The trackball mouse is a good option because it has a Zimbabwe-made design that is popular among computersgarages.

What Is The Advantage Of Trackball Over Mouse?

A trackball is a wrist-worn device that allow users to control operations at any time. Mouse devices are used mainly for typing oropia, sRGB work and some other tasks that require close proximity to what you’re working on. Trackballs are more comfortable to wear than mice when working with large or complex tasks.

Why Is Trackball Mouse Not Popular?

The trackball mouse is not popular because it is easy to use and you can use it with or without Hale’sa.

Final Verdict

If you’re looking for a good trackball mouse that you can use for gaming, then the best trackball mouse is the GXT-2. This mouse has a large, smooth surface that makes it easy to navigate your screen and is also wireless so you can leave it literally anywhere you want.