Ukrainians gather on Kickstarter money to cover flash to iPhone [video]
Success story Ukrainian startup Concepter, a manufacturer of LED-flash for smartphones, known under the brand iblazr, started on Kickstarter. Since then, the company’s strategy has not changed. On a new product – case-flash for iPhone 6 and iPhone 7 developers collect $70 000 all on the same crowdfunding platform.
Case Case iblazr is equipped with 40 LEDs with a brightness of 300 Lux, which can be used for photo and video shooting and streaming. The flash works automatically: photodiode hidden inside the case, picks up the flash light and the iPhone lights up 40 LEDs. The whole process takes place within 0.008 seconds.
The case also will report on the incoming call and other notifications light signal. And it can be used as a flashlight. That it will work, no need to make any settings — just put a case on your iPhone.
iblazr Case can serve as a charger. It has a built-in 2400 mAh battery which serves to power the flash (up to 2.5 hours of continuous operation in flashlight mode), or recharge the battery of the smartphone. This capacity is enough to recharge an iPhone 6, 6S and 7 to 100%, and the iPhone 7 Plus up to 80%. To charge the case itself, no need to remove it and connect to the network. “Charge the iPhone, charging in parallel and the case,” — said in an interview with Ain Chapter Concepter Vlad Tislenko.
According to him, the idea is to use a photodiode for synchronization was discussed during the development of the first iblazr and three years later the team decided to create a completely new product, combining the phone case for the possibility of outbreaks iblazr, power Bank and notifications.
The weight of the cover is less than 100 g. it is Made of plastic with a rubber coating to improve tactile sensation of the user. The expected retail price iblazr Case — $99, but Kickstarter covers start at $55.