CES hosts few of the biggest manufacturers in the world every year and during the show, a lot of future and innovative products and technologies are presented. However CES is moreover major to smaller companies as nicely as a lot of of them are pretty fresh however absence the fame. One of these companies is Landscape that is recommended by Apple’s co-founder Steve Wozniak. And Presently, they are pushing out their second generation gamepad, MUJA, on crowdfunding platform Indiegogo. And they claim its nothing like you’ve ever used before.
MUJA is not a conventional gamepad. Traditional gamepads are bulky, often heavy, and most of the times inconvenient to carry about. What’s far more, most of them allow you to only use 2 fingers to control the game which is a bit restrictive as modern games allow for unlimited movement and actions. Lastly, a lot of handsets overheat after playing intensive games enclosed in a gamepad. Handscape MUJA wants to solve all of these problems with its suction cup design that attaches on the back of the phone, multi-finger support, heat dissipation, Bluetooth connection, etc.
In addition, MUJA supports both iOS and Android handsets and its built-in 450mAh battery supports continuous 36 hrs play time and 56 hrs of standby. To continue, the heat dissipation function improves the phone’s experience whereas gaming by keeping the temperature at an acceptable level. Also, the MUJA is touch-enabled and ergonomic so you can use both the gamepad and the display at the exact same time to control games. Last but not least, the innovative stick-on design helps the gamepad to stick tightly on your phone and improve comfort after a long period of gaming. According to the manufacturer, there are much more innovations to be uncovered soon.
Back in 2015, Landscape unveiled their 1st gen controlling device for iPhone and iPad but the downside was that it required a different purchase if you wanted to use it on both iPhone and iPad and it worked only on iOS products. The advantage of MUJA is that it can be attached to products of any size and it presently supports Android too.