August 11, 2011
The obsession with vintage items during recent years has escalated even further into a trend for Steampunk items, ranging from clothes to household items.
Steampunk is a juxtaposition of science fiction technology, and the Victorian era of the 19th Century when steam power was still used.
It still retains the concept of owning a one-off item, like vintage and antiques, but presents this with a twist of modern technology.
There is a current influx of these items, so we have picked out the top 3 must-have gadgets with a Steampunk theme…
Steampunk Mechanical Rotary Smartphone
This particular gadget probably sums up the Steampunk concept more than any other, combining the most up to date technology with processes from the past. The user of this phone can feel the intricacies of both modern and traditional design with dual-operating methods. It has a phone dial at the back as well as a numeric keyboard on the phone – showing a direct comparison between the emerging dominance of touch screen technology and traditional methods.
Colorfly Media Player