Recon Devices reveals Recon Jet, a sports activities HUD so brilliant it wants shades (video)
We all know Glass comes with some snap-on shades, which is little question nice when casually vlogging within the solar. In case you’re heading down a mountain, although, you are going to want one thing slightly extra like Recon Jet. You might know Recon Devices from its line of technolicious HUD ski goggles, however Jet sees the agency leap into extra informal (but no much less helpful) eyewear. Inside you will discover a twin-core processor, WiFi, GPS, Ant+, Bluetooth and an HD digital camera, plus all of the sensors you may need (altimeter, thermometer, accelerometer and so forth). Recon Jet comes with its personal open platform (which usually has been based mostly on Android), and could have some present native apps (video streaming, Fb integration, and so forth.) on show at Google I/O this week. Comparability with Mountain View’s personal product shall be inevitable, however we’re guessing that Recon hopes you will depart Glass in your desk, whereas popping Jet on for the weekend.
Recon Devices Reveals Recon Jet Heads-up Show Built-in with Excessive-Efficiency Sun shades
Groundbreaking Product Revealed at Google I/O
fifteenth Might 2013, San Francisco – Recon Devices, the award profitable know-how firm behind the world’s first shopper Heads-up Show (HUD) for sports activities, is proud to be displaying an early model of Recon Jet, their hotly anticipated excessive-efficiency HUD at Google I/O, Google’s annual developer convention, which begins in the present day.
Recon Jet delivers info immediately, effortlessly and unobtrusively by way of a microcomputer and excessive-decision widescreen show. All that is mounted on a precision-engineered, trendy pair of sun shades on par with one of the best on the planet.
Recon has pioneered the miniaturization of reasonably priced wearable know-how since launching their first product, for snowsports, three years in the past. With Recon Jet, the corporate is launching a quicker, smaller, and extra highly effective new platform. ReconJet consists of: a twin core processor, devoted graphics, Wi-Fi, ANT+, Bluetooth, GPS, HD digital camera, and a complete suite of sensors. This makes Recon Jet a related, standalone computing answer comparable in functionality to a pill or smartphone.
At Google I/O, Recon is demonstrating the open nature of their platform, displaying native apps operating on Recon Jet together with reside exercise monitoring, video streaming, net and smartphone connectivity and even Fb integration. Recon’s open SDK empowers builders to create native apps for any exercise to run on Recon Jet. The corporate is already working with a few of the prime health corporations and communities to develop on the platform.
Hamid Abdollahi, CTO of Recon Devices stated: “We’re excited to be showingRecon Jet at Google I/O. Since we began the corporate in 2008, we’ve got developed HUDs with a function; to relay immediate, exercise particular, consumer outlined info effortlessly to the consumer’s eye. This philosophy is inherent in Jet which marries a strong open platform, a widescreen show and excessive-efficiency polarized optics to supply what we consider is a superb worth proposition.” For ongoing info on Recon Jet, go to www.reconinstruments.com/jet
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