Snapchat has now released two new frame options for the already available Snap Spectacles 2. They are featured with polarized lenses in the place of the circular-shaped tinted lenses of the original Snap Spectacles 2. Majority of the features of these spectacles remain the same. It’s design is modified and now these spectacles look similar in appearance to the casually used sunglasses. These smart glasses seem to be quite appealing wearable technology, apart from smart watches and fitness bands.
More about Snapchat Spectacles
2 new enhanced frames: Veronica and Nico. Veronica was designed for women whereas Nico was designed for men. However, in practice, it has been observed that both the new frames appear to be quite similar in appearance. They are similar in function to the earlier available Snapchat Spectacles 2.
The camera attached has ability to shoot 1,642 x 1,642-pixel resolution stills as well as 1,216 x 1,216 resolution videos at 60fps. The camera has the capacity to record short video clips of 10 seconds. This can transfer to smartphone linked to the spectacles. Users can then upload these videos with the help of the latest software update. It enables the captured photos and videos to share on other applications in a simple and convenient manner.
Features of Updated Version
This new update also allows the customization of the snaps those transferred to the user’s phone camera roll or any third party serviced and applications. The Snapchat Spectacles 2, Veronica and Nico frames are water resistant. They have 4GB storage capacity which allows the user to store approximately 3,000 photos or 150 videos.
They comprise a dual microphone array which enables the capturing of audio. The battery life is sufficient to record about 70 videos until next recharge. These camera equipped glasses comes with LED ring and camera placed at the top of the frames. This LED emits a light beam which indicates that the camera is recording. This is visible only up to small distances.
The new frames cost $199. These are presently available for purchase from the company’s website along with the original frame Snap Specs 2. Also available in a few stores in the U.S and Europe.
Currently available in a limited number, with more numbers later on. The original Snapchat Spectacles weren’t completely satisfying to the users. These new frames are more likely to fulfill the expectations of their owners.
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