Use is gaining popularity in the world.smartphones with a flexible or dual screen, which allows to expand the functionality of devices, to provide more comfortable work with a mobile gadget. The start-up castAway tried to support the nascent trend, offering an original device that transforms the smartphone’s cover into a second screen.
The project is presented on a crowdfunding platform.Indiegogo. From the technical characteristics it follows that the second screen allows you to work with several applications, copy or paste information, and work with files from any screen.
The castAway case allows the user to connectSome of the most popular smartphones running both iOS and Android. The screen in the case continues even after disconnecting it from the smartphone.
The second screen can also be converted tokeyboard, trackpad or game joystick. The front-facing camera and the main camera are also installed in the cover-screen, there is a connector for audio, WiFi and Bluetooth modules. High resolution touch screen. The case received its own battery, which can be used as a powerbank for the main smartphone.
The amount of permanent screen memory in the case is32 GB, but it can be increased by connecting an SD memory card up to 1 TB. The manufacturer’s website indicates the standard sizes of the diagonals of smartphones and models that are compatible with castAway cases. These are mainly iPhone, Samsung and OnePlus models. A case for smartphones with a diagonal of 5.8 inches (S) can be ordered at Indiegogo for $ 199, a model of 6.3 inches (L) for $ 209 and an older 6.9-inch castAway case model a user can get for $ 219.