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Mangophone / mobile phone

Mangophone
Mangophone

"Mango-phone" is a mobile phone designed for old people. Nowadays, technical products are produced smaller and smaller in order to be portable easily. But for old people, the buttons and texts on the mobiles are usually too small for them to read and click. This idea come from eating mango. One half of a mango is cut and we will use a knife to split it into squares, so that we can turn it up to eat conveniently. The main concept of this design is that the number keyboard of "Mango-phone" can be turn out, and the gaps between buttons will be wilder. Therefore, pressing wrong buttons when dialing will be avoid...

University

National Chiao Tung University

National Chiao Tung University
Taoyuan, Taiwan

Design

Chia-chih Chen

Chia-chih Chen
Taoyuan, Taiwan

Chia-Pei Lu