Three different types of TrackPoint pointing stick caps are available to suit varying preferences for comfort, accuracy, and ease of use. Depending on when the model was released, some ThinkPad systems are shipped with all three cap types:
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Classic Dome: The Classic Dome cap is for users who prefer the touch and feel of the cap traditionally associated with the TrackPoint.
Soft Dome: With a large, convex surface area and soft texturing, the Soft Dome cap provides a soft touch and feel.
Soft Rim: The large, concave design of the Soft Rim cap provides a completely different touch and feel and creates a mechanical advantage whereby less force is required for pointer motion.
All three cap types are compatible with the following ThinkPad systems and accessories:
Keyboards with TrackPoint
The Classic Dome cap remains compatible with older ThinkPad systems.
How to order
You can purchase TrackPoint caps directly by clicking the link below: