Smart Eyeglass are smart Sony glasses that are available to developers since last March, that are put to work to make the most of this wearable. There are many applications that can be developed taking advantage of the hardware of this device.
In concept is a simple device. It is transparent glasses that have the ability to connect to your smartphone and overlay information such as text, symbols and images in the field of view of the user.
So are the Smart Eyeglass
Smart Eyeglass are its high level of transparency (85%) with a thickness of only 3 mm, achieved thanks to the unique technology of Sony optical hologram, and brightness of 1000 cd / m2. It is perfect for peder no detail of what we see and enrich the content information shows .
It has a camera, accelerometer, gyroscope, electronic compass and brightness sensor. The low consumption of its monochrome screen help facilitate reading or viewing images. Regarding his technical characteristics are the following:
- Binocular vision
- Resolution of 419 × 138 pixels
- Color green monochrome image with 8-bit color depth
- Brightness 1,000 candelas / m2
- Transparent view of more than 85%
- Accelerometer, gyroscope, electronic compass, and microphones brightness sensor.
- 3 megapixel camera , VGA 640 X 480 pixels
- Connectivity with the smartphone via Bluetooth v3.0 , WiFi 802.11b / g / n
- Weight 77g without cable, about 44g with the regulator.
Smart Eyeglass for leisure use and staff
With the ability to display information on the screen related to the location and what we’re seeing at all times the Sony SmartEyeglass are perfect to guide us in a city we are visiting. Like if we’re in ours and we have to go to an address we do not know.
We also offer information about monuments, buildings, sculptures, etc . we are seeing at the moment. In this way it’s like wearing your tour guide in your glasses, giving us information that enriches our trip and help us enjoy it more. Think of a visit to the museum, where we provide data glasses of a work of the painter and the painting itself that we see at all times.
At the same time thanks to the voice control microphone and built-in controls that have the glasses cantake a picture of what we’re seeing at all times. The same when it comes to making a video of the walk or path that we have made on our vacation.
But also can help you monitor your physical activity , displaying the information on the distance you have traveled in your session running , heart rate monitor information to know if you can keep the current pace or upload, or how long more we can continue our session.
Using SmartEyeglass in workplaces
A worker when the day begins can see the orders that have to prepare and goggles help you know where every product is . Also when it comes to each product you can scan and if the process is automated, the application can send the information to pick it up a transportation system, optimizing the process.
But also improve the processes of remote assistance . For example, a doctor can see vital signs without looking away from the operation or rely on another specialist who is not now in the same hospital. Same with any process in which we have to be the eyes and hands of another person in any field.
The glasses will allow us to an operator who will perform a risky activity can click the button to start monitoring a dangerous activity . The parameters of this person, your pulse or the gyroscope which indicates whether the lack of movement has suffered a fall and so triggers an alarm.