Google releases specifics of Glass glasses

Google has released the (sorry, there really isn’t any avoiding this pun) specs of the Google Glass glasses.

So let’s take a look at some of them, starting with the bad:

Google says:

Fit

  • Adjustable nosepads and durable frame fits any face.
  • Extra nosepads in two sizes.

I say:

Well, anyone who’se tried earphones that come with various sized ear pieces, or anyone who has ever worn safety goggles with adjustable nosepads will tell you that if Google can keep their promise on this one, they’re very close to being able to walk on water. They’re committing the ‘one size fits all’ sin. One size fits all is, of course, true. If you make the item big enough, that is…

Google says:

Battery

One full day of typical use. Some features, like Hangouts and video recording, are more battery intensive.

I say:

This is exactly what your phone manufacturer has been telling you for years and years and year and….

 

However, the good are ery good:

Google says:

Display

High resolution display is the equivalent of a 25 inch high definition screen from eight feet away.

Camera

  • Photos – 5 MP
  • Videos – 720p

I say: I wants it. I wants it. A few more words: I really want it. No, it’s basically augmented reality and wearable high def recording equipment. Who wouldn’t want that.

Google says:

Audio

  • Bone Conduction Transducer

I say: This is going to be like wearing science fiction 🙂

I mean, look at it:

Photo by: Fifth World Art
Photo by: Fifth World Art
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