Having a smartphone is good but becoming a slave(Addict) of a smartphone is not good. Therefore, keeping smartphone addiction in mind, Australian product and furniture designer ‘Klemens Chillinger’ designed a new device that named as “Substitute phone”. According to the Klemens Chillinger substitute phone is the cure for the smartphone addiction and helps to overcome smartphone addiction. Below is the full review of Substitute phone.
Substitute Phone: What this phone is?
Klemens Schillinger tells Dezeen that he got the idea to design this phone from current situations of smartphone users. Users constantly play with their smartphone, some smartphone addict hears imaginary notification sounds. Therefore he designed this device to help these kinds of people.
This device is made of heavy high-quality plastic.In the middle is a set of stone beads embedded, where you can move along with your fingers to simulate various typical display gestures. See the below photo of substitute phone:
This device allows a user to do common smartphone actions like scrolling, swiping or pinching. The goal is that it could be used as a coping mechanism for someone trying to check their phone less.
According to the Klemens, the substitute phones don’t appear for sale (Klemens website says that his shop is “coming soon”). And for more information about this device and it’s a price you can ask Klemens Chillinger by contacting him through his website.
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