Best Trackballs, Xah Pick

By Xah Lee. Date: . Last updated: .

Here's the best trackballs for year 2020, judged from all user reviews online.

Logitech MX Ergo

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Logitech MX Ergo

Elecom HUGE Trackball

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Elecom HUGE

Best overall in big ball class.

The ball spins better than all other big ball trackballs.

L-Trac

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L-Trac

Elecom DEFT Pro Trackball

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Elecom DEFT Pro

This one is considered the best by some.

No software required for standard buttons and wheel. But the buttons fn1 fn2 fn3 need their driver, and only their driver.

Has DPI switch.

Kensington Orbit Trackball with Scroll Ring

New, just came out in 2020.

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Kensington Orbit Fusion

Kensington Orbit Trackball with Scroll Ring

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Kensington Orbit + Ring

For a basic, 2 buttons, trackball, this one is best.

This one is well-loved. Medium sized ball, only 2 buttons, low price, and its scroll ring is best among ALL trackballs.

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