Google Glass is no longer the product that excited the technology industry so much in 2012. However, the people of Mountain View found a market that could take advantage of their device, companies. In July of 2017, the glasses returned in a business version with the name “Glass Enterprise Edition”. It seems the bet was successful, because today the first images of the new generation were known.
In addition to the photographs, Tecnoblog website shared the technical characteristics of augmented reality glasses. It will integrate a Snapdragon 710 processor, 3GB RAM and 32 MP sensor camera to capture 4K video at 30 frames per second or 1080p at 60fps. As for the operating system, the filtered version has Android Oreo.
We found LTE connectivity thanks to the integrated modem, Wi-Fi 802.11ac and Bluetooth 5.0. In the design there are no significant developments, but it highlights the presence of a USB-C port to recharge. According to this information, it is a device with the specifications of a mid-range smartphone.
For now there is no estimated date for its presentation and availability, but it is clear that it will occur this year. It remains to be seen what will be the novelties the software will offer to interested companies.
Currently, Google Glass have great rivals in the market. The Microsoft HoloLens, for example, are one of the most outstanding products today thanks to its mixed reality. Recently they presented the new generation, a very important jump compared to the first version. Like Google, those of Redmond aims to conquer the business sector.