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Modbook Inc.

Modbook Inc.

We make the Mac OS X tablet that Apple won't

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October 2017 Update

  • Added 1:1 and 2:1 Warrant coverage investor incentives
  • New Company Video
  • New Company Slideshare presentation
  • New 2017 Traction milestones
  • New Testimonials
  • New Press links
  • New & updated Documents (please request access)
  • New Top 6 FAQs (25 in new "Frequently Asked Questions" document)

We make the macOS tablets that Apple won't

We make the Mac tablet that Apple won’t — a full-featured, all-in-one pen tablet convertible for power and performance dependent Mac users.


These users, desperate for workstation-class mobility solutions, represent a $1.9b global market opportunity that iPad and other tablets can’t address. Only our latest flagship product, the Modbook Pro X, unlocks the maximum workflow fluidity these users require for optimum productivity.

Led and advised by former Apple managers, Modbook has successfully established a strong brand with a proven record of manufacturing and shipping Mac-based solutions, and has built an active business platform powered by a reliable, flexible and scalable ecommerce system serving customers in 70 countries to date.

The Pro X has stirred intense media and consumer interest. Supported by $403k in pledges brought in by our Kickstarter Top 100 success, the world's only Mac tablet convertible promises to quickly make headway in this high-profit-margin market.


Pitch Deck


  • Modbook CEO A. Haas last Manager of Newton Systems Group at Apple, the forerunner of the current iPhone and iPad products

    February, 1998
  • Begin Tablet Mac Development - Realizing that Apple would likely never offer a Tablet Mac, A Haas begins devising a way to create a solution

    August, 2004
  • First Tablet Mac Prototype - Choosing the Apple laptop with the longest product life expectancy, A. Haas creates first Tablet Mac prototype.

    May, 2005
  • Induction as Technology Partner - A. Haas partners with Wacom to integrate their industry-leading pen technologies.

    August, 2006
  • 1st. Gen. Modbook wins Best-of-Show - A Haas introduces the first 13-inch pen-enabled Mac tablet at the MacWorld Conference and Expo in SF

    January, 2007
  • Apple Proprietary Solution Provider - Modbook project added to the PSP program, later transitioned to better suited Apple Premier Developer

    May, 2007
  • 15-inch Prototype wins Best-of-Show - A Haas and Steve Wozniak showcase first 15-inch Modbook at the MacWorld, winning another best-in-show.

    January, 2009
  • Modbook Inc. Established - A Haas establishes Modbook Inc. in Los Angeles, California, the center of the creative content producing industry

    February, 2012
  • 2nd. Gen. Modbook Launched - Launch of the Modbook Pro to help build & fine-tune business processes & infrastructure needed for the Pro X

    November, 2012
  • Modbook begins domination of page-one Google SERPs for “modbook” and “mac tablet”

    May, 2013
  • Pro X Kickstarter Closes Successfully - Modbook Pro X campaign raises $403,000+ in 40 days, entering Top 100 most successful Kickstarters

    September, 2014
  • Modbook Pro X R&D Revision - Project development undergoes major overhaul to expand support for more Apple 15-inch MacBook Pro base systems

    May, 2015
  • Modbook Pro X R&D Complete - Initial development work on the Modbook Pro X is complete, preparation for worldwide product launch begins

    June, 2016
  • Crowdfunder Reg D Fundraise passes $1 Million - accredited investors only fundraising indicates high interest from non-accredited investors

    February, 2017
  • Modbook Pro X Re-vamped - Product design re-vamp & incorporation of the new Apple Touch Bar is complete, ready to be put into pre-production

    March, 2017
  • 6TB Storage Expansion Option - Modbook Pro X receives massive internal PCIe SSD upgrade to 3x times capacity of top-end Apple MacBook Pro

    June, 2017
  • 3rd. Gen. Modbook Announced - Modbook Pro X with Touch Bar officially introduced, shipping following successful closing of fundraising

    September, 2017
  • Warrant Coverage Perks - New investment perks for investors, warrant coverage 1:1 for $10k+ and 2:1 for $20k+ investments

    October, 2017


Steve Wozniak
Steve Wozniak
Co-Founder Apple Inc.
"I'm a gadget guy so I love to collect new, interesting things... and what an incredible device this [Modbook Pro] is."
Mike Costache
Mike Costache
Managing Partner @ Krowdmentor
"Modbook’s CEO Haas' Apple background was really what sold me on investing. Who better to create a solution like this than someone who’s been on the inside? It's an added bonus that his solution is not competing with Apple but making them money instead."
Andrew Beegle
Andrew Beegle
Executive Producer and Co-Founder, Dos Outlaw
"For me, the investment in Modbook Inc. was a no-brainer once I had the chance to get my hands on the Pro X. Between the crystal clear retina display, to the ability to use a pen, it's going to be a game-changer for creatives."
Kody Chamberlain
Kody Chamberlain
Professional Illustrator & Comic Book Artist
"The power and mobility of the Modbook Pro are a game changer for me."
Tommy Castillo
Tommy Castillo
Professional Illustrator & Comic Book Artist
"Nothing compares to the power of a MacBook Pro and a Cintiq in the form of a Modbook Pro in one’s hands, anywhere you go."
Cult Of Mac
Cult Of Mac
Web Publisher of Apple-related Insider News
"Forget the Microsoft Surface: the Modbook Pro X is a Mac/iPad hybrid ... the only way [it] will ever become a reality."
#1 Web Publisher of Technology Industry News
"The hardware is impressive, feels sturdy and durable. The Modbook Pro is a remarkable achievement and perfect for those who demand portability."
Preeminent Web Publisher Dedicated to Apple
"We have always been impressed by the Modbook. Sturdy and strong. Great for creating design work on the move."
WIRED Magazine
WIRED Magazine
Premier Emerging Technology Magazine
"'Modbook Tablet Is a Designer’s BFF.' Impressively versatile… formidable engineering kung fu."

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