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Axis / Tablet Hybrid Laptop with Innovative Pen Hinge

Axis
Axis

Discipline: Product

Qualified
for the Final Jury

Axis
Axis

Discipline: Product

Qualified
for the Final Jury

Nimble and compact, Axis is world’s first laptop-tablet hybrid to have found an additional, innovative use for a stylus—to function as a “hinge” that joins or detaches tablet to keyboard depending on use. The length of the stylus is designed with rows of cog tooth that not only enhances grip experience, but when inserted into the sheath of the tablet, it instantly becomes the rotating hinge that connects the keyboard to tablet. This method of pen storage not only guarantees absolute safekeeping, it reduces the overall bulk and weight of the device while eliminating cost for a built-in hinge, making it even more sustainable and user-friendly.

  • DATE OF LAUNCH 2021

  • DEVELOPMENT TIME 13 - 24 months

  • TARGET REGIONS Asia, North America

  • TARGET GROUPS Consumer / User

Client / Manufacturer

Compal Electronics

Compal Electronics Inc.
Taipei City, Taiwan

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Compal Electronics

Compal Experience Design
Taipei City, Taiwan

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