Sony SmartEyeglass Developer Edition (SED-E1) is available now for developer to be displayed superimposed on the real world. Reality utilizing the AR for adding information to the world, it is not diverted gaze from the object in the visual features that can verify the information. It can apply for varieties used in the business such as accident information display in the work instructions and security field at the manufacturing site, the general public, confirmation of player information in sports, assumed utilization scene such as tourist destination guide information display.
The SED-E1 will go on sale in eight more countries Japan, the U.S., France, Italy, Spain, Belgium, Netherlands, and Sweden. Developers can access the official version of the SmartEyeglass SDK today.
Main specifications of the device are as follows. The SED-E1 size when folded in W about 180mm × H39mm × D72mm, controller about 54 mm × 21mm × 60mm, cable about 63cm, weighs glasses part is about 77g with the exception of cable, controller section is about 44g. The controller, touch sensors and speakers, equipped with a microphone. NFC also supported. SED-E1 comes with build-in 3 million pixels camera, acceleration sensor, gyroscope, electronic compass, the illuminance sensor. Lens thickness 3mm, transmittance of 85%, the brightness of 1000 candela per square meter that has achieved a high visibility. Currently supported android 4.4 or later.