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Bluetooth Smart Pen 2.0 - Exceptional Quality & Value (Suspended)

A pen that connects your ideas to the digital world. Works with all desktops, laptops, tablets & mobile devices and priced under $100.

Bluetooth Smart Pen 2.0 - Exceptional Quality & Value (Suspended)

A pen that connects your ideas to the digital world. Works with all desktops, laptops, tablets & mobile devices and priced under $100.

pledged of $30,000pledged of $30,000 goal
backers
Funding Suspended
Funding for this project was suspended by Kickstarter over 7 years ago

What is a prototype?

A prototype is a preliminary model of something. Projects that offer physical products need to show backers documentation of a working prototype. This gallery features photos, videos, and other visual documentation that will give backers a sense of what’s been accomplished so far and what’s left to do. Though the development process can vary for each project, these are the stages we typically see:

Proof of Concept

Explorations that test ideas and functionality.

Functional Prototype

Demonstrates the functionality of the final product, but looks different.

Appearance Prototype

Looks like the final product, but is not functional.

Design Prototype

Appearance and function match the final product, but is made with different manufacturing methods.

Production Prototype

Appearance, function, and manufacturing methods match the final product.

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Prototype Gallery

These photos and videos provide a detailed look at this project’s development.

About

We successfully launched our 1st smart pen on Kickstarter in 2014 and since then we’ve compiled the feedback from backers of our original pen, met with our manufacturers to see what is possible and are excited to bring you our new and improved design!

 

 

 

 

 

Comes Standard With...

  • Smart Pen 2.0
  • Receiver
  • USB Cables (Micro & Macro)
  • Ink Refill
  • Refill Extractor
  • User Manual

FEATURES

1. Digitize freely your handwritten notes and drawings on any paper or surface

2. Automatically stores over 100 pages of notes

3. Universal Bluetooth solution syncs to your phone, tablet, laptop or desktop

4. Share your notes, drawings, etc. on popular social media networks as simply as "1-2-3"

5. Free apps for the pen are available on both the Apple App Store and Google/Android Store

6. You are also able to easily record voice memos/notes with the pen and app - BONUS FEATURE

Our smart pen works with nearly every type of device on any type of operating system. A pen that works just as great with your Dell Inspiron Laptop as it does your Apple iPhone!

 

Video Example #1 - Functionality w/Tablet

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Using the pen is super easy and intuitive...

  • Open the device on your app
  • Place the receiver at the top of your writing surface
  • Make sure your pen is on and charged
  • Begin writing :) 

Independent YouTube (Prototype) Review 

We created 5 prototypes of the pen to send out to press for reviews. One of the pens was sent to Parris at EpicReviewGuys - YouTube Channel. 

 IMPORTANT - He was not paid/compensated for his opinion

 

 Wireless Connection

  • Wireless Mode: Bluetooth 4.0 LE
  • Transmission Mode: Real-time transmission
  • Transmission Rate: 400 Byte/s

External Port

  • Receiver: Micro USB
  • Pen Port: Mini USB
Technical Parameters
  • Ultrasonic Frequency: 80KHZ±5K
  • Pen Battery Type/Capacity: Lithium Ion Battery 3.7V/20mAh
  • Receiver Battery Type/Capacity: Lithium Ion Battery 3.7V/180mAh
  • Refill Type: Standard metal refill (Standard metal refill(2.3mm±0.05mm*67.0mm±0.5mm)
  • Charging Time: 2 hours
  • Pen Working Time: 60 hours
  • Receiver: 10 hours

 

 

Do You Want Some Ink Refills?

  • Add $5.00 to your current pledge and we will include 5 ink refills with your shipment
  • Add $8.00 to your current pledge and we will include 10 ink refills with your shipment

IMPORTANT - You don't need to notify us of this we can tell from the pledge amount how many ink refills you will be receiving. Once you change your pledge you are all set :)

Video Example #2 - Functionality w/Smartphone

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Captured writings from our note test
Captured writings from our note test

 Below writing is from A4 size paper: 

Scanned Writing from A4 size page
Scanned Writing from A4 size page

 

Captured writings from the App

Captured Writings that were exported via PDF and captured by screenshot.
Captured Writings that were exported via PDF and captured by screenshot.

This is the Dropbox link to the actual video of the above two writings: https://www.dropbox.com/s/dkzbo34d95u4njf/Writing%20Test%203.mp4?dl=0

This link is to the actual PDF file of above writings: https://www.dropbox.com/s/zjyvv9alja6hkd9/App%20Writings%20in%20PDF.pdf?dl=0

Initial Cad Drawings
Initial Cad Drawings

 

Cad drawing of Mimoto Pen
Cad drawing of Mimoto Pen

 

Quality Testing
Quality Testing

 

Quality Testing
Quality Testing

 

Frequency Testing2
Frequency Testing2

 

Frequency Testing
Frequency Testing

 

Risks and challenges

We successfully launched and fulfilled our 1st Kickstarter two years ago. Aside from that we've also successfully brought prototype products to mass production in the past. Since 2009 we have been working as facilitators for the outsource manufacturing sector in Hong Kong, Taiwan and Malaysia; helping small and large companies to design, prototype, and manufacture consumer electronic products using the same procedures that we are using currently to develop the Mimoto Smart Pen 2.0.

But just in case there are any surprises, our team has developed multiple contingency plans just in case something goes wrong. So rest assured that this project is in good and reliable hands.

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