It would seem that the screens with electronic ink and are not widely used in the portable electronics industry. However, the company Intel still found an interesting use of E-Ink-displays .

The exhibition for developers IDF 2014 , Intel introduced a laptop with two screens, one of which just is based on electronic ink.

As we all know, E-Ink-screens are mainly used in electronic devices for reading or in some smart watches. The main advantage of these screens is that they consume very little power, which is only necessary to redraw the image.

Ноутбук с E-Ink экраном

Just on these features and Intel has relied when creating new items. Additional screen located on the back of the cap and is mainly used for displaying various kinds of information at a time when the laptop is closed.

According to the resource, the laptop can even being able to sleep to get weather updates, or new e-mail messages. Given the low power E-Ink-screens and no need for a backlight, all this information can be displayed on the rear display laptop.

Currently there is no information on other characteristics of the laptop, as well as a release date and price of the device. However, despite this, most likely, such an unusual laptop will find its customers.


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