Lenovo dreams of dual-screen smartwatches and wacky projector phones
Posted On May 28, 2015
Lenovo is the biggest PC seller in the world, but it apparently isn’t content just hawking laptops. At today’s Lenovo Tech World event — the Chinese company’s own Beijing-based conference — it showed off concepts for a dual-screen smartwatch and a laser projector smartphone, signalling its intent to move into new consumer tech markets currently occupied by competitors such as Apple.
The Magic View smartwatch is perhaps the weirder of the two prototypes. The wearable, detailed on stage at the show, features a small second screen that pokes down over the strap from below the watchface. Lenovo says the screen lets wearers see images blown up to 20 times the size possible on a regular watch face, solving the problem of the smartwatch’s…