Looking for a way to further push the Snapdragon
processor while constrained with a 4.1-inch screen, the Japanese-based Usuda Research Institute and Systems Corp has tacked on a MEMS
motion sensor to Toshiba's T-01A
, also known as the TG01
, for motion-based navigation around what it's touting is a 2,000-inch picture. According to Nikkei,
" like adapter has been shown to work alongside the camera, potentially paving the way for some AR application like we've seen with Tegra
. It's hard to tell from the videos just how accurate it is, but we'd love to see this go official -- after a few cosmetic improvements, of course. Check out footage of the dongle in action after the break.