Final month RED announced its $1,200 Hydrogen One Phone, which was described because the “world’s first holographic media machine.” At this time, we’re lastly getting an early have a look at the device itself past the earlier teaser mock-up picture because of a video from tech-focused YouTuber Marques Brownlee, aka MKBHD.
Within the video Brownlee describes the a number of completely different prototypes of the device that he acquired to see, contact, and maintain in particular person. One was only a phsical design mannequin exhibiting the ultimate feel and appear, one confirmed the holographic display in motion, and the ultimate model had an connected digital camera add-on. You’ll be able to watch the total video proper right here:
After we first acquired phrase of the device it was described as a hybrid of 2D, 3D, VR, holograms, and a bunch of different stuff multi function little package deal. How precisely it does VR nonetheless stays to be seen, however within the video Brownlee does clarify that the 3D “four-view” content material he noticed precipitated him to be “at a loss for words,” however there is no such thing as a approach to present it within the video. All you may see is his response.
We’ve collected a number of photographs from the video (in a gallery under,) however it’s best to actually watch the entire thing to see it in its entirety. Brownlee additionally has another video diving into the phone’s details a bit extra. The phone is sort of massive even when in comparison with an iPhone 7+ and has a ton of display actual property. Curiously the fabric on the again and sides is reportedly Kevlar and has a really sturdy, rugged really feel.
We’ll preserve updating you on the RED Hydrogen One phone as soon as we all know extra. Right here’s the full spec sheet and within the meantime we need to hear from you: Did you drop over $1,000 pre-ordering one final month? Would you like one? You’ll be able to nonetheless get one via pre-order when you’d like. Tell us down within the feedback under!