Vuzix® Corporation, a leading supplier of Smart Glasses and Augmented Reality (AR) technology and products, has received a CES 2019 Innovation Award in recognition of its outstanding design and engineering for the Vuzix Blade® AR Smart Glasses Commercial Edge.
Vuzix Blade provides a natural view of the real world while concurrently allowing AR content to be simply viewed and interactively managed, all without having to hold a phone in your hand. The Vuzix Blade Smart Glasses with their transparent optics were designed to overlay visual information such as GPS mapping directions, restaurant menus, weather information, event happenings, stock information, video conferencing, sports updates, health metrics, patient data, streaming video and more. Vuzix Blade utilizes the company’s proprietary see-through waveguide technology that allows users to experience location aware content while keeping their phones in their pocket. This exemplifies a natural evolution of where AR Smart Glasses are headed and it is available today in a comfortable form factor. The Vuzix Blade not only delivers new hands-free location aware solutions, but also content and productivity tools for both consumers and business-oriented applications. The combination of the Blade Commercial Edge Software Suite and the Vuzix Blade Companion App, which is available for download from the App Store or Google Play, opens up the communication links directly between the Vuzix Blade and connected Android or iOS devices.
The Vuzix Blade is available now for $999.99 on their website.
About Vuzix Corporation
Vuzix is a leading supplier of Smart-Glasses and Augmented Reality (AR) technologies and products for the consumer and enterprise markets. The Company’s products include personal display and wearable computing devices that offer users a portable high-quality viewing experience, provide solutions for mobility, wearable displays and augmented reality. Vuzix holds 133 patents and patents pending and numerous IP licenses in the Video Eyewear field. The Company has won Consumer Electronics Show (or CES) awards for
innovation for the years 2005 to 2019 and several wireless technology innovation awards among others. Founded in 1997, Vuzix is a public company (NASDAQ: VUZI) with offices in Rochester, NY, Oxford, UK, Barcelona, Spain and Tokyo, Japan.
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