Vuzix Blade Upgraded€930,- excl. VAT
Estimated delivery: 3 working days
The Vuzix Blade Upgraded is an AR smart glass device that is particularly suited for remote expert use cases. With the Blade Upgraded, the expert can easily watch and manage proceedings during inspections, maintenance & repair jobs.
Firstly, the Blade Upgraded is easy to wear, as a result of its lightweight glasses inspired design, which features a built in display in the right lens of the device. The Blade Upgrade can therefore be worn for extended periods of time without issue.
Secondly, the Vuzix Blade Upgraded is the best entry level AR headset available, due to its budget friendly price point, compared to the RealWear HMT-1 and Vuzix M400. The low price point of the Vuzix Blade makes it ideal for integrating smart glasses into your organisation for the first time.
Thirdly, the Blade has an autofocus 8-megapixel camera and is able to capture video footage in 720p at 30fps or 1080p at 24fps. The quality of the camera is similar to current day smartphones enough for remote experts to view and manage sessions with engineers in high enough quality on a large display . As a result, remote expertise can be effectively managed and undertaken with the Blade Upgraded.
Compared to the original Blade the Vuzix Blade Upgraded has been greatly improved in the department of safety. The Upgraded Blade is now ANSI Z87.1 certified, able to withstand direct impacts against the lenses now making it better suited for industrial applications.
Finally, the Vuzix Blade can be controlled through the built in touchpad or via voice commands.
One important thing to know about the Blade Upgraded is that it must be connected to a smartphone to be used.
The Vuzix Blade Upgraded price is €840,- excluding tax. The Blade Upgraded is the cheapest Vuzix product and is a great headset to be introduced to the use cases of a smartglass.
Pros and cons
8-megapixel camera with auto focus
Multiple control options
UV eye protection
Full colour See-through display
Easy to wear
Not IP rated
|Built-in display||AR View||Monocular||Memory||1GB System RAM / 8 GB internal storage|
|Built-in audio||FOV (Horizontal)||19 degrees||Battery||470 mAh internal battery|
|Stand alone||Weight||90 grams||Battery life||1-2 Hours|
|Built in audio||Stereo integrated speakers||Controls||Touch pad, voice control|
|Microphone||Yes (noise cancelling)||Operating system||Android|
|Connectivity||Wifi, Bluetooth||Chip||Quad Core ARM CPU|
|Charging||Micro USB||Compliances||PPE, ANSI Z87.1|
|Camera||8MP Auto Focus with 720P 30fps video||Warranty||1 year|
|1x Vuzix Blade Upgraded||1x Micro-USB cable||1x Vuzix Blade Upgraded Box + 1x Bluetooth earplugs + 1x Charger for earplugs + 1x Vuzix Microfiber pocket||VR Expert Quickstart Guide|
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Vuzix Blade Upgraded
The Vuzix Blade Upgraded has a Quad Core ARM CPU.
The Vuzix Blade Upgraded has a monocular AR view. This means that you look through the AR headset with only one eye.
The FOV of the Vuzix Blade Upgraded is 19 degrees (Horizontal).
The Vuzix Blade Upgraded operates on Android, this means that you can download a lot of applications.
The Vuzix Blade Upgraded has 1GB of RAM and a 8GB internal storage.
The Vuzix Blade Upgraded has a 470 mAh internal battery and a battery life of 1-2 hours.
You can control the AR headset either with a touch pad or voice control.
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.
Yes, the Vuzix Blade Upgraded has stereo integrated speakers.
Yes, the Vuzix Blade Upgraded has a microphone with noise cancelling.
Yes, the camera has 8MP Auto Focus with 720P 30fps video.
Yes, the Blade Upgraded has a 1 year warranty.
The Vuzix Blade Upgraded is 16 x 8 x 23 cm in size. The weight of the Vuzix Blade Upgraded is around 90 grams making it one of the lightest smartglasses on the market.
Yes, VR Expert is a licensed reseller of Vuzix products.
Software for the Vuzix Blade Upgraded is available throught the Vuzix store accessible trhough the headset itself. Most of the remote work applications are available for the headset except for Microsoft Teams, which will only work on the Vuzix M400 and M4000.