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I guess the Apple Magic Mouse will turn itself off automatically to save power. However I am not sure whether it is woke up by movement, or by a human finger touch...

I carry my MacBook and Magic Mouse in my backpack. So should I turn it off to save power when I am on the street? Or it's clever enough to keep sleeping if no body touches it?

Thanks!

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It may awaken from being moved with the bottom against something close enough to make it think it is being moved across a surface. So just to be safe, you might want to turn it off.

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