a.k.a. V-Cube 7x7x7
Patented by P. Verdes 2007, made by V-Cube 2008.
(plastic, 3.1 inches;
opposite black is yellow, opposite red is orange, opposite blue is green)
This cube has a slightly bulging shape.
on the left is described in the same patent as the
(the patent describes designs as large as 11x11x11),
and like that cube,
it uses slightly rectangular cubes on the edges and larger square cubes at the corners
(the 7x7x7 has continuous action, whereas the 6x6x6 has click stop action).
The reduction to a
solution used for
solutions can be used for solving this cube.
Verdes Patent Application,
from: www.uspto.gov - patent application 2007/0057455
from: www.uspto.gov - patent no. 7,600,756