Facebook partners with Ray-Ban to launch new economical Smart Glasses

Ray-Ban and Facebook have collaborated to launch Ray-Ban Stories, innovative smart glasses that permit you to pay attention to music, perform small tasks

Ray-Ban and Facebook have collaborated to launch Ray-Ban Stories, innovative smart glasses that permit you to pay attention to music, perform small tasks, and take photographs and record videos. They’re accessible in 20 varieties: Shoppers can pick between three edge styles — Wayfarer, Round, and Meteor — just as various shading and lens choices like clear, sun, change, and remedy.

Security features are incorporated into the glasses, as well, the two brands noted, as adaptable settings that permit you to pick in or out of sharing extra information, see and erase voice records and the sky is the limit from there.

What are Ray-Ban Stories?

As per the joint brief by the two companies, the Ray-Ban Stories — which require a Facebook record to utilize — weighs around 5 grams more than Ray-Ban’s unique Wayfarer plan — they contrasted the heaviness of the glasses with a teaspoon of salt. The tech features are coordinated into the glasses’ plan.

The smart glasses are planned with two 5MP cameras, which you can use to take photographs and make recordings for up to 30 seconds. To catch a second, either click the catch button on the casing or use Facebook Assistant voice orders — simply say “Hello Facebook” and direct the gadget to snap a shot or begin recording. The price of Ray-Ban Stories is around $299.

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To pay attention to music or digital broadcasts, just as accept calls, Facebook and Ray-Ban added open-ear miniature speakers to the glasses notwithstanding three mouthpieces. You can associate your telephone with the glasses using Bluetooth. There’s additionally a touchpad introduced on the arms of the casings, permitting you to change volume, play or delay sound substance and that’s only the tip of the iceberg.

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Also, the glasses pair with the new Facebook View application. You can import photographs and recordings to the application, alter them and offer them to Facebook, Instagram, WhatsApp, TikTok and that’s just the beginning. Or on the other hand, you can save content to your telephone’s camera roll. The brilliant glasses accompany a convenient charging case that repower the glasses up to multiple times. The charging case itself can be accused of the included USB-C cable.

Concerning the glasses’ security features, some are straightforwardly incorporated into the casings, while others can be modified in the Facebook View application. On the actual casings, white LED lights over the cameras alert everyone around you that you’re snapping a picture or video.

Furthermore, you can wind down the cameras and mouthpieces assuming you need to utilize the glasses without their savvy features.

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