RealWear HMT-1

1.649,- excl. VAT

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 displayAR ViewMonocularMemory3GB RAM / 32GB internal memory
Built-in audioFOV (Horizontal)20 degreesBattery3250 mAh internal battery
Stand aloneWeight380 gramsBattery life5-6 hours
Built in audioYes (ear-speaker)ControlsVoice, Gaze
MicrophoneYes (noise-cancelling)Operating systemAndroid 10 + Wear HF
ConnectivityWifi, BluetoothChip2.0 GHz 8-core Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 626
ChargingUSB-CCompliancesCSA C1-D1, ATEX & IECEx Zone 1 (optional), PPE support, IP66 (water and dust proof)
Camera16MP, 1080P videoWarranty2 years

Comes with:
1x RealWear HMT-11x USB-C 3.0 Cable1x Removable battery1x WorkbandVR Expert Quickstart Guide

Product services



We set up your VR and AR headsets for direct use, by preconfiguring the headsets and pre-installing your desired application and or 360° content.

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Support desk

Support desk

For questions and problems, you can always get in touch with our support desk, so we can get you back, up and running.

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Event support

Event support

Event support on location. Professional support for the AR and VR section of your event.

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Use cases

Client testimonials

“As part of our remote and autonomous initiative, we purchased a set of RealWear HMT-1 smartglasses and developed a support application to deliver our Remote Expert solution to our ships and worksites worldwide.
VR Expert’s support has made this innovation a success.”

Koen Hiemstra

“We wanted to integrate smart glasses into our organization to utilize remote expertise and we were given a complete overview of the best products for our use case. We chose the RealWear HMT-1. The products arrived quickly and the services offered by VR Expert were very useful!”

Marcel Cleijsen
Damen Shipyards Group

“We bought our RealWear HMT-1 at VR Expert. In addition to very good advice, the goods were also delivered quickly. We chose the HMT-1 mainly because of the excellent voice control. We are very satisfied with the purchase.”

Armin Dobler
Ceratizit Group

“After very constructive consultations, we purchased the RealWear HMT-1 from VR Expert. After ordering, the device was delivered within one day. We are very happy to recommend VR Expert.”

Myriam Laurent
Würth AG

“We purchased a Realwear HMT-1 with software. Previously we used a trial period that helped us enormously in choosing a suitable Smartglass and software package. The VR Expert team has been of tremendous help to us!”

Felix Wouter
Delta Engineering

“The RealWear devices have allowed us to greatly simplify our work processes. VR Expert advised us well from the beginning and we are very satisfied. Good service and fast delivery!”

Christophe Montigny

“Our experience is that they are receptive and think along in solutions. Problems are immediately picked up and adequately solved. For us definitely a lasting partner in the future.”

Helga van Gijn
TOI Opleiding


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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