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    April 16, 2013

    Google Glass specs officially released

    Along with the release of the Mirror API for Google Glass, the programming interface that developers will use to create services for the high-tech wearable device, Google has now officially announced the specs for the Glass Explorer editions.

    The specs are as follows:


    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 – 5MP and Videos – 720p


    Bone Conduction Transducer


    Wifi – 802.11b/g and Bluetooth


    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.

    Take a look at the infographic to find out more about how Google Glass works.

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