X

This website uses cookies.

This website uses cookies to improve user experience. By using our website you consent to all cookies in accordance with our Cookie Policy.

I agree
Learn More
Great Geek Gifts in the Technabob Shop!Get Technabob Daily: Join our Mailing List! | Follow Us: Facebook | Twitter
Awesomer Media Sites: THE AWESOMER | MIGHTYMEGA | 95OCTANE
Follow Us:
Cool Gadgets, Gizmos, Games and Geek Stuff on Technabob

Ipads May Get Some Carbon Fiber Lovin’ in the Future

by Shane McGlaun
Advertisement

I really like my iPad, and the thing is pretty lightweight already with its aluminum chassis and coverings. Future iPads may get even more lightweight thanks to a patent app that has surfaced showing Apple is looking to carbon fiber.

Lots of ultraportable notebooks on the market have carbon fiber in their construction, so this isn’t that far out in the least. The patent outlines a new outer shell for the tablet that uses “layered fiber in matrix type material.”

I think it would be epic if Apple took the iPad, made it in carbon fiber, and then left the fiber exposed for all to see. I would hope they use the cool looking carbon fiber, not the flat and ugly looking dry carbon fiber. Carbon fiber can break in some uses so Apple would apparently use a frame made from CF to strengthen the works.

Deals in The Technabob Shop



More from Awesomer Media...

Logan Honest Trailer

Logan Honest Trailer

DIY Self-Balancing Robot

DIY Self-Balancing Robot

FIAT Outs Refreshed 500L for 2018

FIAT Outs Refreshed 500L for 2018

2018 Subaru Forester Black Edition

2018 Subaru Forester Black Edition

First Photo from Star Trek: Discovery

First Photo from Star Trek: Discovery

Mezco Toyz One:12 Collective Dr. Strange Action Figure

Mezco Toyz One:12 Collective Dr. Strange Action Figure

Advertisement