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KINGK N99 Phone Has Round Display

The KINGK N99 cell phone from China has a feature that your cellphone probably lacks - a cool round LCD display.


(KINGk N99 mobile phone with round display)

The specs are a bit sketchy - but it does have a 1.3 megapixel camera. And you'll note that it has somehow combined a NOKIA brand symbol with Transformers. The interface is in Chinese, so keep that in mind before you plunk down US$158.

Fans of H.G. Wells may recall the round, pocket-sized displays mentioned in his 1899 story When the Sleeper Wakes:

He flicked out a little appliance the size and appearance of a keyless watch, whirled the knob, and behold -- a little figure in white appeared kinetoscope fashion on the dial, walking and turning...
(Read more about Wells' kinetiscope appliance)

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