Smart glasses, Apple Glasses will cost $ 500. To present them to the end of this year
Insider John Prosser (Prosser Jon) a few days ago stated that smart glasses, Apple Glasses, which some sources call the headset of augmented reality, will hit the market in a year — in March and June 2021. Prosser added that he saw this device and it is «so damn beautiful». And another insider promises to reveal more details.
And these details. Prosser States that collected data for a year, and his track record suggests that the insider you can trust. Of course, keeping in mind that this is still anecdotal evidence.
Let’s start with the most important — Apple Glasses will cost $ 500. Expensive or not, hard to say, given that the market of smart glasses no, despite attempts by Google and other companies. If you remember that the Apple Watch will start at 5 400-430 dollars (depending on size), price Apple Glasses does not seem huge.
Design sunglasses Apple will be as close as possible to normal. While there is no source of photos or images, but the new Apple will be similar to the glasses that you can see below.
Existing prototypes of glasses is made of plastic, but Prosser notes that there is a high probability that the serial device will be metallic. The right of the arch will be located lidar, but the camera due to privacy considerations, do points Apple will not.
Apple Glasses will pair with a smartphone and all processing will occur precisely on the iPhone. The source does not specify this, but it is possible to assume that the glasses will only work with iOS.
As for the main functions, the information will be projected onto both glass. The name of the interface — Starboard. Control points can be either by touching the touch areas on the device and gestures to the glasses. Lenses, of course, can be replaced.
By the way, announce glasses long before they come to market. The source believes that the novelty will present at the event in the fourth quarter of this year after the iconic phrase «One More Thing». However, this Apple wants to hold in the classical format, therefore, it is likely that it will take at the beginning of 2021, if COVID-19 again will affect such events.
Unfortunately, Prosser adjusted the data about exit points into the market: they are not expected to be first and second and in the fourth quarter of 2021 or even the first quarter of 2022.
As for the insider, he gave us all reliable information about Apple. For example, on may 4, he said that on this day Apple may introduce new MacBook Pro 13, and it did.