The Next Generation Smart Glasses, coming later in 2021, will combine most smartphone and smartwatch capabilities in a pair of glasses.
"Vuzix has been working on wearable display technology for the last 20 years and we are excited to announce this culmination of breakthroughs in the development of our technology that opens the door for a new wave of consumer and enterprise smart glasses devices from Vuzix. A balance of technology, style and substance is embodied in the industrial design and specifications of our Next Generation Smart Glasses," said Paul Travers, President and Chief Executive Officer at Vuzix.
The company patent portfolio has grown from 90 patents and patents pending to 179 over the last 36 months, driving the next generation smart glasses currently under development. The portfolio covers a range of IP including waveguides with holographic optics, laser and micro-LED display integration, industrial designs and optics engines that support low-cost single-layer waveguides to multilayer large field of view solutions.