Have lots of cassette tapes laying around? Well, now you can easily listen to them on-the-go, and without a Walkman. Introducing Elbow. This music player features a biaxial arm that rotates in two directions. Simply lift the arm, pop your cassette, and you’ll be ready to jam. replacing them with an optical sensor that monitors the movement of the tape’s surface to ensure that it is going at a constant speed. An optical sensor monitors the movement of the tape’s surface to ensure that the audio is being played back at a constant speed. Continue reading for more pictures and information.
“The device is controlled by a single wheel – turn left to play the cassette and turn up the volume, or turn right to fast-forward the tape. The more you turn, the faster it will go. elbow can be charged via a mini-USB port, and also has a headphone jack for easy listening. the minimalist player can also be used as a nostalgic accessory, with a rear pin to easily attach to your clothes,” reports Design Boom.