The Show-Off of Smartphones

The Show-Off of Smartphones

The Bella smartphone concept, immodestly self-described as “the most beautiful phone,” is focused on being highly customizable for the discerning user. Unlike other unibody designs, Bella features a curved metal frame wrapped around a polycarbonate body in a unique 3-dimensional way. This offers three 3 levels of customization between the main body, metal frame, and other accents including the rotary knob used for navigation and volume control. Check out the many styles —>

0 Designer: Abhi Muktheeswarar

Supercharged Apple Watch Packaging

Supercharged Apple Watch Packaging

Yet another Apple Watch accessory! This time, the masters of creative, luxury bundles at Design Packaging reimagine the original packaging as including a versatile charger for multiple devices. Because it’s safe to assume that each Apple Watch owner will also have an iPhone, the design not only provides an intuitive and organized way to charge both, but puts each on display, elevated safely out of harms way. For super fanboys, an additional USB is available because there’s bound to be an iPad laying around somewhere!

0 Designer: Design Packaging

Universal Lost and Found

Universal Lost and Found

Whether you’ve been the loser or the finder, you’ll appreciate this clever community-driven system for giving/retrieving lost things! Called #LostFound, the system utilizes 3D printing & social media to connect people with misplaced items. Attention-grabbing red hooks attach to fixtures in urban settings. When you come across a lost item, just hang it on the nearest one & post with a picture and location on Twitter or Instagram with the appropriate hashtag. The owner can then check social media by searching #LostFound to retrieve their stuff!

0 Designer: Evan Gant

Baby's Guardian Angel

Baby’s Guardian Angel

The multi-award winning AngelCare1200 is a video, sound and movement monitor for optimized for a variety smart devices. Irrespective of whether parents are away from home or just in the next room, they can see and hear baby at all times. Better yet, family and friends can be invited to share in precious moments via the app or online access. For baby’s own comfort, a nightlight is gently integrated in the inviting angel shape.

0 Designer: Konings & Kappelhoff

The Future of Google Nexus 360 Smartphone

The Future of Google Nexus 360 Smartphone

Here is a very grounded look at what can be the future of a Google Nexus Smartphone. The concept – Google Nexus 360 – is rooted in reality and can be commercially viable in a couple of years, if we put our minds to it. The concept hopes to eliminate the need for multiple devices and takes wearable tech to the next level.

0 Designer: 91mobiles

Sammy Baby Gets Bamboo

Sammy Baby Gets Bamboo

Few and far between we come across Samsung concepts and today we look into the Samsung Galaxy Note 4. The basic design replaces cheap plastic with sustainable Bamboo Material along with premium Ceramic. As far as the tech goes, it includes latest apps like heart rate monitor, UV Sensor and more.

0 Designer: Vishal Bhanushali

Back to basics and loving it!

Back to basics and loving it!

This utilitarian e-Ink phone by FormNation was designed for those who have better things to do than flick angry birds and flying pigs! It leaves behind the extraneous and instead is packed with powerful essentials like calendar, contacts, e-reading, and email apps. Everything you need and nothing you don’t! Thanks to its e-ink display and straightforward functionality, it can last an entire month on one charge. Yes, it lacks a vivid color display. But think of it as the difference between full color versus artistic black and white photography.

0 Designer: FormNation

e-Ink Your Smartphone

e-Ink Your Smartphone

InkCase+ is a stand-alone 3.5-inch e-ink screen that can either be inserted into a dedicated smartphone case or used as an auxiliary second screen. The design will also let consumers infinitely personalize their phone case with images and allow notifications to be pushed to the low power e-ink screen. This means that when users want to check their notifications or even read a book, there’s no need to power on the main screen as the InkCase+ is always on.

0 Designer: Oaxis

Apple iPhone 6 – Unmasking Yet Another Concept

Apple iPhone 6 – Unmasking Yet Another Concept

Some of the rumors surrounding the iPhone 6 are: a range of 4.7 inches and 5.5 inches screen, durable sapphire display, slimmer bezel, thinner chassis and 128GB storage capacity. While we still have to wait for the real announcement, lets take a look at yet another Apple iPhone 6 Concept phone that looks groovy.

0 Designers: Tomas Moyano & Nicolàs Aichino

Yes, We Love iPhone Concepts

Yes, We Love iPhone Concepts

Perhaps this is the reason why we feature so many of them! Check out this really ultra slim iPhone 6 Pro with Wireless Charging and iView Cover. Sporting a metal body construction and Sapphire Glass bezel, the innovation here is the much-awaited wireless charging accessory. Check out the video after the jump.

0 Designer: Vishal Bhanushali

Simple As Six

Simple As Six

Lo and Behold! It has a 4.7-inch screen and iOS 9; yes…we have yet another iPhone 6 Concept out to stimulate our imagination. This why I love Yanko Design – we get to view inspiration, innovation, form and function…all from the frontline.

0 Designer: Giorgi Tedoradze

The Little Amp that Packs a Lot of Punch

The Little Amp that Packs a Lot of Punch

It’s no secret that a little acoustic amplification can go a long way to enhance the bottom speaker on your phone… but few amplifiers do it quite as conveniently as the Audiobendr. Made of stretchy rubber, the design snaps on to your phone in a jiffy to redirect & amplify sound for videos or music. It’s even small enough to use while playing games without it getting in the way of your hands. Waterproof, dirtproof, & scratchproof, you can use & abuse without worry! Hear the difference —>

0 Designer: Marc Van Strydonck

NEWSFLASH: it's no longer hip to be square.

NEWSFLASH: it’s no longer hip to be square.

In a world of metal and glass rectangular slabs, the circular Sero smartphone stands alone! The design appeals to audiophiles, offering an ingenious place to wrap headphones as well as a 360 degree hi-fi speaker system. Other peripherals, including a hi-def ProCam and boosted ProSound speaker, can be swapped out depending on each user’s specific needs. As for its compact size, the smart OS apps “grow” in size on the screen the more they’re used, making it fast and easy to navigate. Do want!

0 Designer: Daniel Lau