lux is a projector designed to create a bond between the user and the product by bringing the sense of trust and safety with an intuitive interaction that gives clear awareness.

With a universal design approach, the concept targets well on the home living of multi-generations. The product blends and lives together with the user.

the story

As the number of smart security devices at home increases, the rate of robbery is decreasing. However, these devices lack in providing emotional experiences to the users which often brings a feeling of ‘cold’ as being another product at home.

the challenge

Devices that are called ‘smart’ does sometimes confuse users by its interface and design. The challenge here is on how to design a product that emotionally connects with the user by smoothly blending in their houses, but also does its job to secure

the solution

By using a combination of light and patterns, they could notify users of different situations that are happening at home. Light does not only help users with low hearing, but it also blends well with all houses. 

Conceptual framework

Conceptualization

Focusing on the simplicity of the form and its best performance, a circular profile with a tapered angled fitted well for the concept. The design aesthetic shows how simple it is to use.  

prototype: yellow foam, cardboard, 3D prints

Interactions

lux provides numerous interactions to help users get aware of their ongoing situation at home. It allows users to prevent hazardous situations which gives a sense of safety and trust to the user. 

Package notification

Doorbell notification

Break-in notification

lux means‘light’ in Latin. The letter X resembles the sense of safety and security which leads to the design language of the product. 

elegant

PANTONE

11-0601 TCX  Bright White

chic

PANTONE

426 C

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