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RealWear HMT-1


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Installation Service AR device When purchasing the installation service, we prepare your AR headset by configuring the glasses in advance and installing the desired application and/or softwares.

Support Service 1 Year AR Device When purchasing the support desk, you can contact our experts directly for questions or problems (working days 9: 00-17: 00) so that you can get back to work as soon as possible.


Estimated delivery: 3 working days

Product information RealWear HMT-1

The RealWear HMT-1 can be controlled hands-free. Thanks to 4 digital microphones and advanced algorithms, the voice recognition software can work with industrial background noises of around 95 Db.

The RealWear HMT-1 is mainly used for remote expert use cases, during inspections, repairs and maintenance works. The RealWear HMT-1 has a camera with which the users environment can be easily recorded and shared. This allows work to be carried out more effectively and with more knowledge.

Furthermore, the RealWear HMT-1 is the only AR set on the market that holds an Atex zone 1 certification. The RealWear HMT-1z1 (Atex version) makes it possible to take an AR set into highly volatile and flammable environments

Additional information

The RealWear HMT-1 forms the basis for Connected Worker programs. Use it in wet, dusty, hot, hazardous and loud industrial environments. A completely robust head-mounted device. Snap it optionally to safety helmets or bumpers. The HMT-1 can be used with safety glasses or corrective glasses.

VR Expert is an authorised RealWear partner, a 3 day free trial can be requested.

RealWear HMT-1 display

RealWear’s high-resolution microdisplay fits just below your field of view and looks like a 7-inch tablet. It is an industrial dashboard: there when you need it and not in your sight when you don’t need it.

RealWear software applications

The RealWear HMT-1 works with powerful software applications from our partners in four core categories, each optimized for completely hands-free voice control. That means you don’t have to scroll, swipe or tap – just simple voice commands. Use it for video calling with your remote mentor, document navigation, guided workflow, mobile forms and industrial IoT data visualization.

Buy RealWear HMT-1

The RealWear price may vary depending on the accessories and services you purchase. The price of the RealWear can also be different when you buy the Z1 version of the RealWear. The RealWear price is halfway between the Microsoft HoloLens and the Vuzix Blade AR glasses. We offer a RealWear demo so you can try out the RealWear AR glasses before buying

100% Hands-Free

Voice-controlled operating system with local speech recognition in loud areas. Unparalleled Noise Cancellation
Four digital microphones and advanced algorithms.

Powerful audio

Integrated speaker and 3.5 mm audio jack for use with hearing protection.

PPE compatible

Designed to work with standard helmets, bumpers and safety goggles.

Full-shift internal battery

Interchangeable battery for continuous use. The battery life of the HMT-1 is 5-6 hours.

Outdoor display

Appears as a 7 “inch tablet, visible in bright sunlight.


IP66 – Protected against wild waters or strong water jets.


IP66 – Complete protection against microparticle penetration.

Fall Resistant

Resistant to 2m drops onto concrete from any angle.

Robustly built

Fully operational from -20 ° C to + 50 ° C MIL-STD-810G

For more information read our in depth RealWear HMT-1 Review.

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Pros and cons

Excellent voice control (100% handsfree)

Robust design

Android operating system

Including Workband

Small display

Only uses voice control

Product specifications

Built-in display AR View Monocular Memory 3GB RAM / 32GB internal memory
Built-in audio FOV (Horizontal) 20 degrees Battery 3250 mAh internal battery
Stand alone Weight 380 grams Battery life 5-6 hours
Built in audio Yes (ear-speaker) Controls Voice, Gaze
Microphone Yes (noise-cancelling) Operating system Android 10 + Wear HF
Connectivity Wifi, Bluetooth Chip 2.0 GHz 8-core Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 626
Charging USB-C Compliances CSA C1-D1, ATEX & IECEx Zone 1 (optional), PPE support, IP66 (water and dust proof)
Camera 16MP, 1080P video Warranty 2 years

Comes with:
1x RealWear HMT-1 Headset 1x Removable Battery 1x USB-C 3.0 Cable 1x Workband VR Expert Quickstart Guide

Product services

At VR Expert, we want you to enjoy your products carefree. We therefore offer various services to provide you with the best possible support.


When purchasing the installation service, we prepare your VR or AR headset ready by configuring the headset in advance and installing the desired application and / or 360 content.
  • Configuration of your hardware
  • Installation of your content and applications
  • Get started immediately

Support desk

When purchasing the support desk, you can contact our experts directly for questions or problems (working days 9:00-17: 00 CET) so that you can get back to work as quickly as possible.
  • Years of experience
  • Whitelabel support desk
  • Available on all work days between 9:00-17:00 CET

Event support

With event support you receive on-site support from experts who support you in the AR or VR part of your event.
  • Build up and installation on location
  • Personal event manager
  • Support for your event

Use Cases

See how companies are using our products to make a difference in efficiency, remote support and much more.


Realwear HMT-1

What is the RealWears price?

The Realwear HMT-1 price shown on the site is excluding VAT. In regards to other AR headsets, the RealWear HMT-1 price is higher than the Vuzix blade and Vuzix M400, but lower than the price of the HMT-1Z1’s prices and that of the Microsoft HoloLens 2.

Why buy the RealWear from VR Expert?

You should buy the RealWear HMT-1 from us because we offer a wide range of services like installation and support desk. Before you buy a RealWear HMT-1 from us you can also ask for a free trial period to test it out. Lastly, VR Expert is a gold distributor of RealWear, meaning your RealWear purchase is being done by an approved reseller.

Is VR Expert a gold partner of RealWear?

Yes, VR Expert is a gold partner of RealWear.

Is it possible to cast to an external device?

It is possible to cast to an external display/ monitor if the RealWear.explorer app is installed. Please note that the RealWear HMT-1 and the laptop are on the same WiFi connection.

Is it possible to control the headset with a controller?

No, control by means of a controller is not possible. However, a mobile connection is possible, which makes controlling the HMT-1 easier.

Is it possible to connect headphones?

The audio jack makes it possible to connect headphones. Special headphones for the RealWear HMT-1 can be found here.

Does the RealWear have GPS capability?

The RealWear HMT-1 is equipped with a GPS and also has a Gyroscope / Digital compass. This can be combined with different technologies for internal locations.   

Does the headset have accessories?

VR-Expert offers various accessories. Including spare batteries, soundproof earpieces and Hard Hat clips.

What applications can I download?

Various applications can be downloaded including: Remote Eye, Argus and Microsoft Teams. Android applications are also supported. Not all android applications will be compatible, so always test before implementation.

Can I use my own application?

Please contact your application supplier to ensure that the application is suitable for the HMT-1. Or contact our in-house application team at

What operating system does it run on?

The headset is supported by Android 8.1. This makes it possible to download and install Android applications.

What languages ​​does the headset support?

The headset supports 12 languages. These languages ​​include: English, French, Chinese, German, Portuguese, Italian, Polish, Spanish, Russian, Korean, Japanese and Thai.

What is the screen resolution?

The headset has a micro display with a resolution of 854 x 480 pixels. 

How large is the storage of the RealWear?

The RealWear HMT-1 has standard 2GB ram and 16GB built-in memory. The memory of the RealWear HMT-1 can be expanded to a maximum of 256GB by means of a MicroSD card.

Is the RealWear suitable for industrial work environments?

The RealWear HMT-1 has an IP66 Rating. This means that the product is dust-resistant and splash-proof. Furthermore, it is drop resistant up to 2 meters. His voice recognition also works with 95DB ambient noise. This makes it ideal for industrial work environments.

How is the RealWear controlled?

The RealWear HMT-1 can only be controlled by voice control.

What are the pros of the RealWear?

Firstly, RealWear HMT-1’s high-quality speech recognition and the comfortable fit ensure that you can keep your hands free to work at all times. Second, the Foresight environment shows that RealWear understands what companies need for large implementations within their organizations. Third, the RealWear HMT-1 is very robust.

What is the best use for the headset?
  • Remote Expertise (supervising remote personnel)
  • Instructions (visualizing instructions while their staff can keep working hands-free)
  • Inspections (conducting remote inspections and recording the inspection from a Point of View)
  • Training (guiding staff live during a training or recording training videos from a Point of View)
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