The glasses Google Glass for the augmented reality, initially designed for consumer users, they then found their ideal scope of action in the professional territory and in the world of developers. This is demonstrated by the fact that the Explorer Edition has recently received its latest update before being definitively abandoned, while the Enterprise Edition 2 will inflate the sails.
Google Glass Enterprise Edition 2, free sale
The latter, launched last May, can now be purchased by anyone at price of 999 dollars through authorized third party resellers such as CDW, Mobile Advance and SHI. From the point of view of technical specifications there are the Qualcomm Snapdragon XR1 chipset with 1,70 GHz quad core processor, 3 GB of memory, Bluetooth 5 connectivity, 8 megapixel camera, display positioned in front of the field of view with a resolution of 640 × 360 pixels, 820 battery mAh and USB Type-C slot for charging. All with a total weight of 46 grams.
- AR glasses of Mountain View base their operation on Android, so as to simplify the work of those who develop and to allow companies to adapt existing services or applications to this particular mode of operation by exploiting the APIs made available by Google.
As written at the beginning, the device is not intended for consumer users, but forprofessional field and for enterprise applications: from logistics management in the warehouse to medicine. It is therefore positioned in a market that among the other protagonists also sees Microsoft's HoloLens 2, although the nature of the two products is different in terms of design and functionality.
Fonte: Google Developers Google Glass Enterprise Edition 2 now on sale