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NG-NCD / Network device

NG-NCD
NG-NCD

Discipline: Product

Discipline: Product

The NG-NCD is a maintenance-free network unit with maximized natural cooling. The innovative design turns the entire housing into a big heat sink, incorporating a dual airflow: the top airflow works with Huawei’s revolutionary v-jet technology. The side airflow uses the natural chimney effect ˗ increasing cooling efficiency and reducing maintenance. Following Huawei’s new equipment design language, the design puts emphasis on expressing “performance”, while keeping a rational balance with soft, human details and incorporating the corporate signature red. The silver surface is leading focus onto the ports at the front, highlighting the interaction area.

  • ASSESMENT CRITERIA Aesthetics / Design Quality, Innovation / Autonomy, Brand Identity

  • TARGET GROUPS Trade / Industry

  • TARGET REGIONS Africa, Asia, Australia/Oceania, Europe, North America, South America

  • DEVELOPMENT TIME 13 - 24 months

  • DATE OF LAUNCH 2017

Client / Manufacturer

Huawei Technologies

Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.
Shenzhen, China

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Design

Huawei Technologies

Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.
Shenzhen, China

Huawei Technologies Design Team Daniel Ronge, Stefan Spoerl, Lu Weijia, Du Peng, Zhang Zhengbing

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