Sony SmartEyeglass overview

The Sony SmartEyeglass is a pair of professional smart AR glasses made by Sony, a technology manufacturer from Japan. These augmented reality smart glasses (or smartglasses) use hologram optics technology to overlay information.

Sony’s SmartEyeglass is able to connect to smartphones and other devices with Bluetooth and wireless LAN. These devices must run on Android 4.4 or above.

SmartEyeglass main features

  • Front camera (3 MP): enables users to take photos or record videos (JPEG without sound).
  • Controller: the controller integrates the battery for the glasses, as well as a speaker, microphone, and touchpad to navigate through apps. This controller connects to the smart glasses by cable (63 cm).
  • Lightweight: these AR smartglasses weigh in at 77 grams (without the controller).
  • High transparency: the lenses are 3 mm thin and offer 85% light transmittance.

Sony SmartEyeglass price

Sony’s SmartEyeglass augmented reality glasses are available at the manufacturer price of $699. They come with a protective carrying case.

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