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ZTE 'Project CSX' Phone - Hands Free, Eye Tracking Device

A project in Dallas, TX by ZTE USA

Cancelled by Creator

The feature voted on by you! Scroll through pages based on your eye movement and stick the phone to the wall to be hands free.
Backers: 190
Average Pledge Per Backer: $191

Funded: $36,245 of $500,000
Dates: Jan 4th -> Feb 18th (45 days)
Project By: ZTE USA
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Latest News

7 weirdest Android smartphones that were crowdfunded

August 28th - via:
While the mobile industry is dominated by titans like Samsung and Apple, that hasn't stopped the little guys from trying their hands at making a phone. (Read More)

Phasing out our Kickstarter campaign

February 17th - via:
Project CSX has always been about going against the norm and trying something different. But above all, it’s been about listening to you, the consumer. Based on the feedback we’ve received on both Kickstarter and our own Z-Community forum,... (Read More)

ZTE is shutting down its failed Hawkeye phone Kickstarter campaign

February 17th - via:
After a month and a half of letting its Hawkeye phone flounder on Kickstarter, ZTE is finally ending the campaign. It received $36,245 out of its $500,000 funding goal. (Read More)

Hawkeye update

February 3rd - via:
Thank you to all those who have backed this project so far and to those who have provided feedback on what you are looking for within the Hawkeye device. Based on your feedback we’ve identified three categories you’d specifically like to see... (Read More)

ZTE may replace the Hawkeye Kickstarter campaign with an improved handset

January 30th - via:
Following ZTE's acknowledgement of their mistake with the implementation of Hawkeye, the company has said that it's likely the current Hawkeye Kickstarter campaign will be replaced with a new one and slightly improved handset. (Read More)

ZTE Is Making Big Changes To Its Crowdsourced Smartphone

January 23rd - via:
ZTE launched Project CSX to crowdsource a smartphone that would appeal to the masses. (Read More)

We will make changes

January 20th - via:
We appreciate all the backers who have supported this project thus far.  We also acknowledge that we need to make changes to this project as the detailed specifications underwhelmed many of you.  Our goal was to provide the hands-free features that... (Read More)

Hawkeye Specifications

January 17th - via:
Since the launch on Kickstarter nearly two weeks ago, we have been listening to messages and comments about what all of you want in a phone - the detailed specifications.  We realize that we should have posted the details at the beginning of the... (Read More)

Hawkeye, ZTE's crowdsourced smartphone, hits Kickstarter for $199

January 17th - via:
ZTE at the 2016 Consumer Electronics Show announced intentions to crowdsource its next mobile device. The Chinese telecom did just that over the summer, ultimately narrowing down the list of potential features with the help of its fans. (Read More)

Phone Specs

January 11th - via:
Many of you have asked for more detailed specifications about the processor, memory and specific LTE bands.  We are currently working on these specs, based on your feedback, and plan to release these specs the week of January 16th here to... (Read More)

ZTE's crowd-sourced phone gets a name and a Kickstarter campaign

January 4th - via:
It's only been a few months since ZTE tapped the wisdom of the masses and started work on its first crowd-sourced device: an eye-tracking, self-adhesive phone (Read More)

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