Vuzix has introduced its wearable mini computer, the Vuzix Smart Glasses M100. This interactive eyewear will become rival of Google Glass in Android-based augmented reality.
The Smart Glasses M100 will showcased at CES 2013 and getting ready to release on mid-2013. Coming with a wireless headset-like, the Vuzix Smart Glasses M100 has a WQVGA (400 x 240 pixel) display with a 16:9 aspect ratio and get a 4-inch smartphone display virtually viewed at a distance of 14-inches.
For outdoor visibility (competing with sunlight), it delivers more than 2,000 nits of brightness, as well as capable to used with either the left or right eye.
Vuzix Smart Glasses M100 wearable ‘computer’ boasts a 1GHz OMAP 4430 processor, 1GB of RAM, and 4GB of internal memory. Furthermore, it provides earpiece and noise-canceling microphone, a 720p camera, Wi-Fi 802.11b/g/n, and Bluetooth. As tracking feature, Vuzix interactive eyewear has GPS, 3-axis head tracker, gyroscope, and a digital compass.
Running on Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich OS, it works with a Android or iOS devices. Its battery is enabling up to 8 hours of handsfree use only, while hands-free use with the display active is just 2 hours.
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