The 'Tapit' Customizable Keypad Case Provides Physical Smartphone Buttons

By: Michael Hemsworth - Jun 13, 2016
References: kickstarter & thegadgetflow
The 'Tapit' customizable keypad case helps to add additional elements of functionality onto the exterior of a smartphone to enable users to quickly access features without needing to unlock their device.

Funding now on Kickstarter, the 'Tapit' case works by being set onto the smartphone screen and customized with various different functions that are desired. This can include opening a certain app, turning on the flashlight or even dialing an emergency number.

The 'Tapit' customizable keypad case helps to add a tactile aspect to the design of a touchscreen Samsung smartphone. Despite the market shift towards touchscreen devices, the preference for tactile feedback in the form of buttons is still very much a preference for many users.