shipping out Glass to its first developers today
The specs for Google’s wearable Glass tech have been a mystery, until now. Finally we see that the screen is equivalent to a 25-inch monitor in front of you, the battery goes for a day, there is 12GB of storage augmented by Google Drive and bone-conduction audio.
Awesome. Shut up and take my money.
Google’s Mirror API is also now available so you can develop for Glass.
Here’s the full specs chart from Google:
Adjustable nosepads and durable frame fits any face.
Extra nosepads in two sizes.
High resolution display is the equivalent of a 25 inch high definition screen from eight feet away.
Photos – 5 MP
Videos – 720p
Bone Conduction Transducer
Wifi – 802.11b/g
12 GB of usable memory, synced with Google cloud storage. 16 GB Flash total.
One full day of typical use. Some features, like Hangouts and video recording, are more battery intensive.
Included Micro USB cable and charger.
While there are thousands of Micro USB chargers out there, Glass is designed and tested with the included charger in mind. Use it and preserve long and prosperous Glass use.
Any Bluetooth-capable phone.
The MyGlass companion app requires Android 4.0.3 (Ice Cream Sandwich) or higher. MyGlass enables GPS and SMS messaging.