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Case Study: Apple Remote*

Disciplines*:
Project lead, Mechanical Engineering

Date:
2005

In Apple’s push to get products into more places, they developed a hand held remote. This hand held remote allows you to your control computer content via the Front Row application.

Role:

Product Design Lead Engineer from concepts through to mass production in Asia

Developed engineering product architecture and detail design

Detail CAD design and surfacing for many parts

Managed 4 evaluation builds in Asia at Contract manufacturing vendor

Implemented Mechanism design for complex Battery Eject mechanism desired by Apple ID

Managed tooling for production

Ramped production at two Contract manufcturing locations to 20,000 units per day
*Mr. Farag while at Apple

Apple Remote website
Apple Remote wikipedia

Product won a Red Dot award