Oakley’s Radar Pace smart sports sunglasses, built in collaboration with Intel, are now available from Oakley Stores and Sunglass Hut locations across Europe, the US and Australia.
The voice activated sports specs were teased on stage at CES 2016 after years of development – Intel signed a deal with Oakley’s parent company Luxottica way, way back in December 2014.Wareable verdict: Oakley Radar Pace review RADAR PACE™ oakley sale.
So what’s so exciting? The Pace, which cost $449, include a pair of removable earphones, built into the frames. These include three microphones and a host of sensors – an accelerometer, gyroscope cheap real oakleys , barometer and humidity and proximity sensors. We don’t know what exact Intel chip is being used, we assume it’s Curie.
As far as improving the functionality of the smart specs in the future, this is something that users can look forward to. “We designed the hardware to live for a while in the market,” Dias told us. “We will be pushing software updates that add functionality. The hardware is prepared to receive more capability than it currently has today.”