Meta has introduced its latest smart glasses collaboration with EssilorLuxottica, unveiling them at the Connect 2023 event alongside the Meta Quest 3. These freshly redesigned smart glasses have been fine-tuned with input from the user community, resulting in a lighter and more comfortable design. They are available in two style options: the timeless Wayfarer style and the new Headliner design, both offered in Matte Black and Shiny Black finishes.
Moreover, these smart glasses present a choice of three transparent frame colors, including Jeans, Rebel Black, and Caramel. With a vast selection of over 150 frame and lens combinations accessible via the Ray-Ban Remix platform, users can tailor them to their preferences on ray-ban.com. Additionally, these smart glasses can be equipped with prescription lenses for added convenience.
The latest Ray-Ban Meta smart glasses boast specially engineered speakers that enhance bass and overall audio quality. To enhance video recording, they incorporate a five-microphone array for superior audio capture.
Additionally, these smart glasses are equipped with a 12 MP camera, elevating both photo and video quality. Sharing your visual content is made effortless with voice commands. These glasses are driven by the Qualcomm Snapdragon AR1 Gen1 Platform, ensuring swifter processing. They are packaged with a stylish charging case that extends battery life, providing up to 36 hours of usage on a single charge.
These smart glasses have been enhanced with water resistance, achieving an IPX4 rating. Additionally, they feature an upgraded touchpad and enable live streaming to Facebook or Instagram with the ability to display real-time comments. These glasses are seamlessly integrated with Meta AI, and you can effortlessly command them with your voice by simply saying "Hey Meta" to perform various tasks.
Ray-Ban Meta smart glasses Specifications -
|Video||Vertical default / 1440 x 1920 pixels at 30 fps, Portrait default / 3024 X 4032 pixels|
|Processor||Qualcomm Snapdragon AR1 Gen1 Platform|
|OS Compatibility||iOS13.0 and above / Android 8.1 and above|
|Voice Control||Integrated with Meta AI Voice control|
|Cameras||12MP Ultra Wide, Livestream with Direct to Social for up to 30 mins|
|Audio||Custom-built speaker (50% louder and double the base), 5 mics with immersive audio recording|
|Water Proof||Water resistance IPX4|
|Connectivity|| Wi-Fi 6, Bluetooth v5.3|
|Battery/Charger||Up to 36h of use with fully charged case; 50% glasses charge in 20 min|
Pricing and Availability -
The Ray-Ban Meta smart glasses introducing price started at USD 299 (approximately Rs. 24,880), will be accessible for purchase from both online platforms and physical retail outlets starting on October 17th. Nevertheless, pre-orders are already open and can be placed through meta.com and ray-ban.com.