Technical Specifications of Google Glass
Do you know what is inside the Google Glass gadget? Google Glass has created enormous craze among the Gadget enthusiasts. Everybody wants to know the technical specification of it. The details about its specs are discussed below.
This light weight gadget has Bluetooth and Wi-Fi options to connect with internet and other devices. The device has 16 GB inbuilt memory but 4 GB will be used by the system. So, there will be 12 GB free space for you.
To keep the weight low, and to make the design look like real spectacles, the Google Glass has a small battery. Google has tried to use special hardware and software manipulation to reduce power usage as much as possible. As a result the small battery is sufficient to power the glass for a long day with moderate uses.
The camera of the Google Plus can take 5 Mega Pixel sized stills. The video recording can be done in 720P HD. When you will wear the glass, there will be a 25 inch virtual display 8 feet away from your eyes.
The Google Glass is a next gen gadget. That is why it does not uses old mini speakerphone system for producing sound. There is transducer on the arms of the glass which sit beside the user’s ear and send sound waves via vibrations through our skull to the inner ear. As a result, more volume can be produced without leaking any sound outside. This bone transfer method is very power efficient too.
The Google Glass has given a RAM chip of 1GB. The system threads and apps will use 342 MB of it. Rest of the RAM space can be utilized by the 3rd party apps. There is a processor named OMAP 4430 at the heart of the device.
There is an ambient light sensor which is essential for a virtual display to work without problem. If you decide to lay down on a bed while watching a movie on your glass, the accelerometer and the gyroscope help to keep the virtual projected display right before your eyes. There is a proximity sensor too.
You can control the device using a touch pad by touching one of the arms of it. There is a MyGlass android app which can be used on any Android device to operate the glass via Bluetooth. You can order it via inbuilt microphone. This latest and trendy gadget can understand certain voice commands.
The Google Glass will come with glasses from famous goggles makers like Ray Ban. You can also fit prescription glasses on it.