Introducing Sony’s SmartEyeglass and how to develop apps

Publication/Creation Date
September 18 2014
Sony (creator)
Media Type
Corporate Video
Persuasive Intent
SmartEyeglass is a light-weight transparent lens eyewear that connects with compatible smartphones to superimpose information such as text, symbols, and images, onto the user’s field of view. Using a unique hologram optics technology, the 3 mm thick lenses enables more than 85% light transmittance, and luminance of up to 1000 cd/m2. SmartEyeglass is equipped with an accelerometer, gyroscope, electronic compass, brightness sensor, and a microphone. The SmartEyeglass SDK includes an emulator and will enable developers to create augmented reality apps.
HCI Platform
Discursive Type
Location on Body
Marketing Keywords
Sony, Sony SmartEyeglass, Bluetooth, WiFi

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Date archived
February 14 2015
Last edited
August 9 2018
How to cite this entry
Sony. (September 18 2014). "Introducing Sony’s SmartEyeglass and how to develop apps". Fabric of Digital Life.