XREAL has simply announced new AR glasses, the XREAL Air 2 Ultra. These AR glasses deliver full-featured spatial computing to the desk and try to be a way more inexpensive different to Apple Imaginative and prescient Professional… form of.
The XREAL Air 2 Extremely glasses deliver full-featured spatial computing to the desk
The XREAL Air 2 Extremely glasses deliver again 6DoF (six levels of freedom) spatial monitoring and hand monitoring. On prime of that, you’re additionally getting a wider 52-degree FoV (subject of view) right here, and 42 pixels per diploma (PPD) sharpness.
These AR glasses weigh solely 80 grams, as XREAL opted for a titanium body. The corporate did that not solely to shave off some weight, but additionally to make the entire bundle extra premium, and extra sturdy.
They’re much, far more inexpensive than the Apple Imaginative and prescient Professional
There’s a purpose we talked about the Apple Imaginative and prescient Professional earlier, as XREAL does too. The corporate is evaluating a number of the specs right here with what the Apple Imaginative and prescient Professional presents. Contemplating an enormous price ticket distinction, that’s fascinating. Talking of which, the XREAL Air 2 Extremely glasses are priced at $699, whereas the Apple Imaginative and prescient Professional prices $3,499.
That being stated, the XREAL Air 2 Extremely glasses want a connection to an exterior computing unit to work. You’ll be able to join them to a smartphone, a pc, or XREAL’s Beam module. They join by way of a Kind-C cable. That’s one thing we’ve proven in our XREAL Air 2 review.
How are these glasses totally different from the Air 2’s? Effectively, the emphasis is on the 6DoF spatial computing, although that’s not the one distinction. Meaning which you can map digital objects to the actual world.
XREAL included two front-facing 3D atmosphere sensors on the entrance
There are two front-facing 3D atmosphere sensors included on these glasses. You’ll want these and a suitable smartphone or pc with the intention to take full benefit of those glasses. You’ll want to have the ability to run the Nebula launcher.
Do notice that solely the Galaxy S23, Galaxy S22, and iPhone 15 are supported. XREAL has no plans to broaden on that, a minimum of not but. Home windows and Mac machines are on board too. XREAL is getting ready a brand new customized computing unit to go together with the Air 2 Extremely, although.
These glasses additionally help three electrochromic dimming ranges for elevated immersion. Additionally they have directional audio know-how for improved privateness and twin microphones for voice interplay.
XREAL used the identical Sony micro OLED panel right here because it did on the Air 2 mannequin, with 1080p decision per eye. A 120Hz refresh price can be included, and these shows go as much as 500 nits of brightness. That’s decreased in 3D mode, although.
The XREAL Air 2 Extremely glasses are actually obtainable to pre-order for $699.