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GlassUp, a cheaper competitor to Google Glass

Jul 19, 2013 15:47pm
  • GlassUp, a cheaper competitor to Google Glass
  • It might not have all the standalone features of Google Glass, but given that it will go on sale at $299, Glassup might just be some competition that Google wouldn't want in its way when Google Glass goes on retail sale. Google Glass was made available to select developers at $1500.
  • GlassUp, a cheaper competitor to Google Glass
  • GlassUp runs on Android but cannot function as a standalone device and needs to be paired with a mobile device. Glassup, on its release with support Android and iOS devices and the developers expect to extend compatibility to Windows Phone devices.
  • GlassUp, a cheaper competitor to Google Glass
  • The GlassUp eyeglasses report the incoming e-mails, text messages, tweets, Facebook updates, and other messages, for only a few instants, on the side of the field of view.
  • GlassUp, a cheaper competitor to Google Glass
  • GlassUp only displays information and they are not actionable on the device itself. "It would be messy to try and manage the messages: to respond to a message you'll have to go back to your mobile, as usual," they say.
  • GlassUp, a cheaper competitor to Google Glass
  • GlassUp has a 320x240 resolution display and also includes a set of lenses and mirrors. GlassUp doesn't come with a camera.
  • GlassUp, a cheaper competitor to Google Glass
  • The wearable device will give a day of battery life and is chargeable via mini-USB.
  • GlassUp, a cheaper competitor to Google Glass
  • GlassUp comes with a touchpad to let the user control some functions without having to draw out the phone.
  • GlassUp, a cheaper competitor to Google Glass
  • The prototype device weighs 65 grams and the fist units are expected to ship early next year.
  • GlassUp, a cheaper competitor to Google Glass
  • GlassUp, a cheaper competitor to Google Glass
  • GlassUp, a cheaper competitor to Google Glass
  • GlassUp, a cheaper competitor to Google Glass
  • GlassUp, a cheaper competitor to Google Glass
  • GlassUp, a cheaper competitor to Google Glass
  • GlassUp, a cheaper competitor to Google Glass
  • GlassUp, a cheaper competitor to Google Glass