noteslate electronic paper
 
noteslate electronic paper
feb 07, 2011

noteslate electronic paper

the ‘noteslate’ concept is a minimalist take on the tablet, designed as electronic paper

with a minimalist aesthetic and simple interface, ‘noteslate‘ is designed as an electronic alternative to paper. the limited-function tablet is currently in the concept stage, although its designers claim a projected release date of june 2011, with models planned to retail at .

noteslate electronic paper the 1-bit colour models feature green, red, or blue on a black screen

with a 13-inch matte screen, ‘noteslate’ is the size of an A4 sheet of paper, and reads and write files as ‘.pdf’. all models except one are 1-bit colour, offering the choice of black on a white screen, or white, red, blue, or green on a black screen; the additional version features all four colours on black.

the user interface consists of three buttons: ‘save current screen’, ‘delete current screen’, and ‘view previous screen’. basic hardware input (USB, headphones, and SD card) are located at the top of the device, along with a magnetic holder for the electronic pen with eraser.

noteslate electronic paper the blackboard-like white on black model

streamlined for simplicity, the only additional features of ‘noteslate’ are optional wifi (without browsing capabilities) and mp3 playback. its low-tech nature allows a single battery charge to provide 180 hours of use.

noteslate electronic paper two of the special edition versions: all-white tablet (left) and 4-colour (right)

via gizmodo

  • I would buy it!

    Paul
  • Nice idea as long as you don’t print out all your work, defeating the point!

    kabloom
  • like

    lalala
  • Cool and simple, like it!

    kt
  • LIKE IT

    Chinbai
  • It is good if the price is low enough…

    npa
  • I can’t wait

    Dropinarchitect
  • Its a really good Tool for everyday use in a designers life.
    Loved it

    tony
  • Im guess the manufacture of one of those would probably outway all the damage of buying a pad of paper? Not really sure of the point of this. Similar to designing a phone that only has buttons to make calls…

    nope.
  • This is a great board for [url=http://custom-paper-writing.com/order]buy paper[/url] conducting classes or just for bussiness deals, very cozy and smart!

    rick

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