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Controller-Inspired Projector Concepts

The 'Minimax' Handheld Interactive Projector is Open Source

— September 12, 2022 — Tech
The conceptual 'Minimax' handheld interactive projector has been designed by Manyone Design as a piece of equipment for content streamers to incorporate into their entertainment setup. Conceptualized by Manyone Design, the device features a gaming controller-inspired design that's ergonomic and which takes after the PlayStation controller. A series of buttons on the body allow for control, while also further enhancing its controller-like form.

The conceptual 'Minimax' handheld interactive projector maintains an open source design that's capable of being easily shifted around the room or home. The lenses are held in the top section of the unit with a charging port on the bottom to allow for easy placement on a variety of surfaces. The chubby form gives the device an almost cartoon-like aesthetic.
Trend Themes
1. Handheld Interactive Projectors - With the rise of at-home entertainment, there is an opportunity to create more affordable and accessible handheld interactive projectors for consumers.
2. Gaming-inspired Designs - The popularity of gaming peripherals presents an opportunity to capitalize on consumer nostalgia by incorporating gaming-inspired designs into electronic devices.
3. Open Source Electronics - Open source electronics provide an opportunity for consumers to customize and modify their devices, potentially leading to a more engaged and loyal customer base.
Industry Implications
1. Home Entertainment - The rise in popularity of at-home entertainment provides potential for the growth of handheld interactive projectors and gaming-inspired designs.
2. Consumer Electronics - The consumer electronics industry can capitalize on the appeal of open source electronics to create customizable devices and tap into a more engaged customer base.
3. Gaming Hardware - The gaming industry can develop gaming-inspired designs for electronic devices to capitalize on consumer nostalgia and expand their brand into new markets.
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