Vampire-compatible USB input devices

This page contains a list of USB input devices (mice, keyboards, game controllers, etc.) that are known to be working well on Vampire boards that have a USB port.

Compatibility concerns

  • Mice and keyboards: To initialize a USB mouse or keyboard, the Vampire uses the “boot protocol”. This is the same protocol that was used by PC BIOS USB stacks before UEFI became widespread. Nowadays, with UEFI USB stacks available on most PCs, the old “boot protocol” is no longer necessary, so some manufacturers simply omit this protocol from their devices. But notably, if a USB mouse or keyboard does not support the “boot protocol”, it will not work on the Vampire. If you really need to use such a device, it can be made to work with the help of this HID wrapper (do-it-yourself).
  • Game controllers: For communicating with USB game controllers, there is no standard protocol. Every manufacturer's protocol can be different. The Vampire has support for the most common protocols, covering a substantial number of game controllers.

Compatible mice

Brand Product SKU or EAN or P/N
AmazonBasics 3-Button USB Wired Computer Mouse, Model: MSU0939
Dell MS111
HP X1000
HP USB Optical Mouse Spares P/N: 674316-001
LogiLink ID0010
LogiLink ID0011
LogiLink ID0016
LogiLink ID0063
LogiLink ID0095
LogiLink ID0162
Logitech M500
Logitech M-UK96A
Logitech MX Revolution
Microsoft Optical Mouse by S+ARCK
Lenovo USB Optical Wheel Mouse, Model: MOEUUOA FRU P/N: 00PH128
Lenovo Optical Mouse, Model: M-UAE119 FRU P/N: 41U3030
V7 Videoseven USB-Mouse Optical MV3000010-5EC
Hama MC-100 USB Mouse Optical 00182600
Hama MC-200 USB Mouse Optical 00182602
VicTsing PC081A
VicTsing PC156A
Trust Carve Mouse 15862
Trust Basi Mouse 16591
Zelotes T-80 Gaming Mouse
Razer Diamondback
Razer Naga Classic
Razer Naga 2014
Razer DeathAdder Chroma
Razer DeathAdder Elite
Razer Viper
Razer Tron
Evoluent VerticalMouse 4 Right Wireless
Basetech BN-S11
Fujitsu Accessory Mouse M520
Fujitsu M-U0026
ThinkPad USB Laser Mouse
Cherry MC 2000
Rapoo N1130 Optical Mouse
LC-Power m709BS
Insignia Wired Optical Mouse, Model: NS-PM819
Insignia Wired Optical Mouse, Model: NS-PNMW319
T'nB Ergonomic Vertical Wired Mouse, Model: MUERGOV
T'nB Rainbow Mouse, Model: MRAINBKRD
Alcatroz Stealth 5 Silent Mouse
Gigabyte M6580
MediaRange MROS201
MediaRange MROS210
MediaRange MROS211
Conceptronic Easy Mouse / REGAS A1, Model: CLLMEASY 12000041
Kensington Orbit Optical Trackball
Gamdias Zeus E2
Ultron UM-100
Inter-Tech Eterno M-3026

Partly-compatible mice

If a mouse's electrical components are built to wake up “too quickly”, the Vampire will not have time to initialize it when powering on. You will need to plug in the mouse after turning on the Vampire and allowing some time for its electronics to wake up. Mice that are suffering from this problem are listed below. This late plug-in requirement can be circumvented with the help of this HID wrapper (do-it-yourself).

Brand Product SKU or EAN or P/N
AmigaKit Optical Scroll Mouse USB MSEUSBOPB
Logitech M90
Logitech M100
Logitech M110 Silent Mouse
Logitech B100
Microsoft Basic Optical Mouse v2.0, Model: 1113
Microsoft Compact Optical Mouse 500 v2.0, Model: 1344
HP X900
LogiLink ID0124
Verbatim Mini Travel Optical Mouse

Compatible keyboards

Brand Product SKU or EAN or P/N
Logitech K120
Logitech K200
Logitech K270 Wireless
Logitech K280e
Logitech K520 Wireless
Logitech G105 Gaming Keyboard
Logitech Deluxe 250 USB Keyboard
Manhattan Gaming Keyboard - Metal Base Edition, Model: 178457
Manhattan Gaming Keyboard - Low-Force Key Edition, Model: 178426
Dell SK-8115
Dell KB212-B
Dell KB216
Microsoft Wired Keyboard 600
Microsoft Natural Wireless Ergonomic Keyboard 7000
HP KB57211
HP PR1101U
HP SK-2028
Lenovo SK-8821
Acer PR1101U
Focus Electronics FK-760
Redragon K552 (without the “-2” or “-KR” or “-WR” suffix) 740002400346
Rii RK100
Rii RK100+
Rii RK104
Rii K66
A-EON Technology KX1000-1
Trust Isla Keyboard
Watson KB 2130
Cherry KC 1000
Cherry G270 G82-27000
Speedlink Velator Mechanical Gaming Keyboard SL-670007-BK
Speedlink Lamia Gaming Keyboard
Ajazz AK33 Mechanical Gaming Keyboard (without RGB backlight)
Armaggeddon MKA-3C Psychfalcon
Sanwa Supply SKB-SL28BK
Genius Scorpion K9
Kensington Keyboard for Life, Model: PK1100U
Macally Compact USB Wired Keyboard, Models: SLIMKEYC, SLIMKEYCSG
You can connect an Amiga keyboard to the USB port.
  • For an Amiga 600 / 1200 keyboard, use a Keyrah V2b from iComp.
  • For other types of Amiga keyboards, use this adapter (do-it-yourself).

Compatible game controllers

Brand Product SKU or EAN or P/N
Speedlink Strike Gamepad SL-6535
Speedlink Strike2 Gamepad SL-6535
Speedlink Strike NX Gamepad SL-650000
Speedlink Thunderstrike Gamepad SL-6515
Speedlink Competition Pro Joystick SL-6602

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