Saturday, 20 December 2014
22:05 By Ammar Dahodwala Control Board, Fresh Techno World, Gadgets, Micro Optical Unit, OLED Microdisplay, Sony, sony smart eyeglass No comments
Sony Smart Eyeglass – An Eyewear that Turns a Pair of Simple Glass into SmartGlass
Sony has announced the prototype of a detachable single lens eyewear that uses an inbuilt projector to display text and photos right in front of both of your eyes. This module can easily turn your simple specs into smart glasses. This smart glass is believed to be introduced to overcome all the problems of Google Glass. Sony’s attempt with a new Microdisplay can turn any pair of glass into Google Glass like device.
|Sony Smart Eyeglass|
With the announcement of this single lens module, Sony has reached the point of both compactness and lightness, which makes possible to attach this module to any piece of specs. The model is equipped with high resolution color OLED Microdisplay, a Micro-Optical unit that works to provide high image quality, and a compact control board that processes all the inputs similar to smartphones, everything on the right arm. While left arm will be incorporating battery, etc. As it is easily attachable and detachable, you can use it whenever you want, and you can detach it whenever you want.
High-resolution Color OLED Microdisplay
The size of the display is 0.23 inches being among the smallest in the world. This display will produce the resolution of 640 x 400 pixels, with the contrast ratio over 10,000 : 1 displaying images in rich and vibrant color.
|Right Display Arm - Sony Smart Eyeglass|
The tiny optical unit is optimized for Microdisplay that provides you with necessary information without obstructing your vision of the real. It produces high quality image in any lighting condition, from the sunny outdoors to gloomy indoors.
The control board is equipped with a processor, having processing capabilities as same as smartphone, various sensors, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth functionality. All these units are packed intact with high-density packaging technology. The entire unit weighs around 40 g, which places a very little extra burden on the user’s eyewear.
|Sony Smart Eyeglass - Specs|
This display lens is an attempt to enhance users’ lives by simply converting any sunglasses, stylish glasses or other eyewear into a device that gives quick access to visual information. This could help the wearer to carry out daily activities better and in a more convenient way. The unit will be loaded with applications that will show helpful information regarding your work, sports, or any activity that you are engaged in. All the information will be displayed on a small part of the glass that will not block the field of your vision.
|Sony Smart Eyeglass - How it Looks?|
Sony is planning to take out mass production within the coming year. The product will be offered to a wide range of potential customers, including eyewear manufacturers, electronics manufacturers, business companies, and all the individuals who are looking to make their life easier and comfortable. Stay tuned for the release of the finalized product and its price in the market.
Related Gadgets: Google Glass, PairASight