Smart Ring as Kinetic Device – Microsoft Patent Design

Patent by Microsoft filed recently, they are making a smart ring will replace mouse and used as gesture device. Wearables can be influence and can be operated using this smart ring.

Smart Ring as Kinetic Device which replaces the mouse in future as Microsoft Claimed in his patent filed recently. It will smart and used as a gesture device like Xbox, so it will detect the presence of a user in front of the device like Digital Displays, so the arm movements and other body parts can be detect easily.

Wearable devices will then influence by this ring such as wristband, glasses, watches with limited input options. It can Transmit the information via wireless pass the movement to the device, it will be the best future companion of devices.

The technology detailed in the patent will work using at least one flexion sensor or “bend sensor” secured to the smart ring. The associated device then controlled when it measured detected distance from at least one flexion sensor and a second segment of a user’s finger. Whenever a user scratch his jeans in a defined manner means he wants to decline a phone call. Smart watch can be operate without touching the screen of it just by sensors. some of the examples Microsoft has cited to show how the functionality works.

Microsoft smart ring like apple smart ring

Microsoft smart ring like apple smart ring

Smart Ring By Apple

In the year 2015 Apple an iPhone maker company also give the patent of smart ring, will be used as an add on device for Apple Smart TV, MacBook, or an Apple Watch. The Apple patent also sports a clever fitting function where it states the ring could automatically adjust its size to the wearer’s finger.

The ring could be used to make gestures that will perform functions like a mouse.

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