The customer teamed up with Softeq to carry out their idea of original curved wrist phone concept. The initial requirement was to develop a prototype that would demonstrate specific capabilities in an unconventional form-factor. The smartphone's features included NFC, a touchscreen, sensors, cameras, and gesture recognition for emergency alerts.
Given the ‘next gen’ nature of the solution, the service provider was expected to take the idea beyond the “Vision and Scope” statement. Softeq met the selection criteria: an experienced service provider with relevant hardware design and software development skills.
Curved Screen Wrist Smartphone
Softeq handled development across several areas — hardware, enclosure, and software. The smartphone prototype required a custom rigid-flex PCB to underlie the curved device design. The prototype hardware needed to support some smart capabilities.Show Case Study