Last updated September 15th, 2013 at 01:19 am
Now a days all of the top IT companies of the world are working hard on their special projects. Samsung is working on its smartwatch apple is working on its upcoming iPhone 6 and Google is working on its project glass or Google glass. Discussion about Google glass is really hot these days but on the other hand most of common people don’t even know what’s it. That’s why today we have decided to tell you about all the basics of project glass.
1. What’s Project Glass?
Project glass is the latest Google venture in which they are manufacturing their most innovative product “Google glass”. Google glass is a wearable computer, although its not a new thing but this time you will be able to wear a full featured computer. Because Google have worked a lot on its latest venture.
2. How Google glass looks like?
Google glass just looks like a stylish regular glass. This is the biggest success of Google in this project that it have built extremely lower sized wearable computer. Its just like a head mounted display but here the main core of Google glass is its prism display which fits at the top of the glass and just above the eyeline. This prism display is the screen of project glass, you can see what’s on the display by glancing up.
3. What are its main features?
As Google called it a wearable computer so it must have have some interesting features. It have camera, microphone, GPS and sound too. It will also be capable of playing videos. For sound project glass is using bone induction technology. Google glass use text to speech and to get menu on the screen you just have to say “okay glass”. Then you will be able to send text messages, start hangouts, make a call, take pictures, record videos and can do a lot of other stuff. All the options are controlled by voice and all of the results are shown on the prism display. As Google glass is not available for public yet that’s why we don’t have much knowledge about its specifications but with the time we will keep you updated.
4. What’s the operating system used?
The system which Google is using to operate project glass is a modified version of android operating system. As its based on a modified version of android so it will be capable of doing a lot of things. WiFi, Bluetooth, Camera, GPS will also be the part of project glass.
5. What about Google glass apps?
Yes! Google glass users will be able to install third party apps. As only few people have tested Google glass yet, so in its early days only few quality apps will be available. But many developers are developing Google glass apps, for example, one company have already developed an app to identify friends in the crowd.
6. How many color options will be available?
Google glass just looks likes a common glass but it will be available with many useful features. It will be available in 5 different color options that are black, orange, grey, white and blue. Below are some Google glass photos, so you can get an idea how it looks like.
7. What’s will be its price?
Google glass price is $ 1500 for the pre orders but according to some of Google workers it will be available for $ 750 after its release date. This price is equal to the current price of smartphones. As this glass can do everything which smartphones can do that’s why its not a big deal to pay that money.
8. How can I get latest updates about Google glass?
There are two ways to get latest updates about Google glass. First is pre ordering Google glass and other is regularly reading famous tech blogs. Customers who have pre ordered this glass will get secret updates through Google plus.
So this is everything you need to know about Google glass. Here we have listed what’s project glass, what it can do, what are its features, what’s its price and everything you need to know. We hope you will like the stuff but stay in touch with us for more stuff like this.