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transparent smartphone and USB stick by polytron
feb 18, 2013
transparent smartphone and USB stick by polytron



‘transparent smartphone’ by polytron
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taiwanese group polytron have introduced their latest glass innovation – working in conjunction with a fully ‘transparent smartphone’. as the demonstration is purely seen in its prototyped form – the technology showcases the possibilities of the application. at the moment, the components within the device are completely functional, with the exclusion of an operating system – as its main goal is showcase the early stages of hardware integration. the current transparent smartphone integrates the use of two small batteries to power the various electronics, an LED screen, camera, speaker and a microphone.

 

 

 


electronic wiring seen through transparent smartphone enclosure
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thickness detail
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transparent smartphone by polytron
video courtesy minipcpro

 

 

 


transparent smartphone by polytron
video courtesy minipcpro

 

 

 


transparent USB memory drive by polytron
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