Bixi portable device is able to recognize your gestures. Using the feature, the remote control allows you to handle your smartphone, tablet, GoPro and various smart home devices without touching any touchscreen.
The Bixi is an innovative and practical app-enabled remote control that measures 2.63 x 2.32 inches and weighs 1.05 oz. As we can see from the images, the remote control sports a sleek and ultra portable design, and using multiple mounting tools including car mount magnet, bike mount, magnetic wall mount and turtle ring, you can easily attach Bixi to the wall, dashboard, handlebar or anywhere you want.
Moreover, durable construction makes it shock/ scratch-proof, and integrated Corning Gorilla Glass 4 protects its top-facing screen. Multiple optional colors allows it to match different personal style.
Using its built-in optical sensors with milli-meter level precision, the Bixi is able to sense your in-air gestures as process the movement into meaningful commands, and it supports smartphones, tablets, GoPro, wireless speakers, and various smart devices in your house. For instant, with a simple gesture, you can easily adjust the brightness of your smart lamp, control the volume of your wireless speaker, make your iPad turn page, or activate GoPro action camera on your helmet. You can even use it as a GPS navigation device with its LEDs during cycling.
Furthermore, the gesture based remote control supports IFTTT, so you can use your Bixi to control numerous devices with ease. In addition, its rechargeable battery offers 3 weeks – 2 months of usage, and it’s compatible with Bluetooth-enabled iOS and Android.
Price and shipment date
The crowdfunding campaign for Bixi is ongoing on Kickstarter. You can pledge $69 to preorder the gesture controller. It will be shipped in March 2017.
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