It took two decades, but Sensel eventually managed to begin sending the Morph into backers. The business apparently ran into each possible pitfall for a brand-new hardware manufacturer, such as a microscopic design defect which compelled it to waste an whole run, leading to about $60,000 in costs.
However, the business’s modular force sensitive monitor pad is here, along with a ton of different silicone overlays that provide a vast array of different performance, allowing users edit movie, play piano, play games and several other characteristics. I played around with the platform for a little this week at CES, and it is really fairly impressive what the business managed to achieve this.
On the surface of it, the machine is basically a giant trackpad, including the firm’s proprietary Stress Grid technology. According to the firm, the technology is effective at discovering power between 2g and 5kg force sensing, together with monitoring accuracy of about 0.1mm.
Co-founder and CEO Ilya Rosenberg informs me that, along with displaying the last shipping product, the business is looking for partnerships with device manufacturers to integrate its technology into matters like trackpads.
Sensel remains young yet, so this is actually only an exploratory stage, but it’s going to be interesting to find out what function such licensing prices finally play in the organization’s bottom line moving ahead.