Size and Weight

  • Weight: 77 grams (0,2 lbs)
  • Height: 36 mm (1,4 in)
  • Width: 64 mm (2,5 in)
  • Length: 117 (4,6 in)


The SteelSeries Kinzu is made to be stable on every kind of surface with the help of its Gaming Grade correlation optical sensor. This sensor is also designed to eliminate jitter and provide optimized stability for the user.


Operating systems:

  • Windows 2000
  • Windows XP
  • Windows Vista
  • Windows 7
  • Mac OSX*

*Configuration software only available for Windows operating systems.

Plug and Play

If you attend LAN events or prefer to bring your mouse along with your portable computer instead of using a trackpad, then this mouse is the solution for you. With its ability for on-board memory storage, the Kinzu allows you to set standard windows settings and rely on the Kinzu for your personal settings.


  • Left click
  • Scroll wheel & middle click
  • Right click

Easy to Adjust CPI

The pre-defined CPI settings in the Kinzu are used and recommended by professional gamers all over the world. These CPI settings are also easily adjustable if you want to personalize your Kinzu settings.

Developed with Gamers

All the features we've added and chosen to include on the Kinzu are there to provide a better gaming experience. With the help from some of the best gaming teams in the world including SK Gaming, Fnatic and Evil Geniuses, the pro's are helping SteelSeries create the best gaming peripherals arround the globe.

Superior Tracking

The SteelSeries Kinzu is known for its reliability and stability. The Kinzu uses optical technology and operates at 9375 Frames Per Second and supports stable movement speeds at 50 Inches Per Second. These specs simply say that regardless of your frantic movements, the mouse will consistently deliver, especially for fast-paced FPS games.


The SteelSeries Kinzu is coated with a slip-resistant material for better control of the mouse, while gamers are involved in fast-paced FPS games or even long session MMO games.

Mouse Glides

  • Material: Gaming grade UPE teflon
  • Covers 16 % of mouse bottom to ensure maximum glide
  • We recommend to change glides regularly as they eventually get worn down. See our made to fit SteelSeries Glide Kinzu.


The SteelSeries Kinzu Optical Mouse is a gaming mouse made for extended use. Its ergonomic and ambidextrous design makes it a natural fit for both right and left handed users.

Braided Cord

  • USB 2.0 connector
  • Anti-tangle braided cord for enhanced durability
  • Cord length: 2 meters (6,5 feet)

And the Numbers

  • Frames per second: 9.375
  • Inches per second: 50
  • Mega pixels per second: 3,75
  • Counts per inch: 400 - 3200
  • Maximum acceleration: 20 G
  • Sensor data path: True 16 bit
  • Lift distance: ~2 mm
  • Maximum polling: 1.000 Hz