Vuzix has today taken the wraps off its new Google
Glasses style wearable Android computer, in the form of the new Vuzix
Smart Glasses M100, which is equipped with 3-axis head tracker,
gyroscope, GPS, and a digital compass.
The new Vuzix Smart Glasses M100 are expected to officially launch in
early 2013, and will be supplied running a custom version of Google’s
Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich (ICS) operating system.
The Vuzix M100 is equipped with a WQVGA resolution display
with a 16:9 widescreen aspect ratio,that provides the users with the
impression of a 4 inch smartphone screen in front of their right eye,
viewed from a distance of 14 inches, and is powered by a 1GHz OMAP4430
processor supported by 1GB of RAM with WiFi b/g/n and Bluetooth connectivity.
Other features of the Vuzix M100 include a camera capable of
recording video and images at a resolution of 1280 x 720, which can be
saved to the devices internal 8GB memory card. As well as the enabling
the wearer to use visual navigation systems, web browsing, SMS message,
hands-free calling and photography.
Unfortunately no information on pricing or worldwide availability has
been released as yet for the new Android Vuzix M100, but as soon as
information comes to light we will keep you updated as always.