Chinese tech giant Xiaomi has unveiled smart glasses equipped with a 50-megapixel camera as well as an 8-megapixel periscope camera that is capable of up to 15x zoom and 100 minutes of continuous recording.
Xiaomi has announced the launch of Mijia Glasses earlier today, describing the wearable technology as “never seen before”.
Equipped with an internal 1,020 mAh battery as well as 10W magnetic charging, Mijia glasses they can record continuously for up to 100 minutes and can go from 0% to 80% charge in less than 30 minutes, all while weighing just 100 grams.
The product has a Sony Micro OLED display with up to 3,000 nits peak brightness and is TÜV Rheinland certified for eye protection. The glasses also have an LED firing indicator on the front of the camera body, which will light up to show others when the user is taking photos or recording videos.
Mijia glasses are powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 8-core chipset and include 3GB RAM, 32GB storage, dual WiFi and Bluetooth 5.0. According to Xiaomi, the product has a variety of smart Augmented Reality (AR) features, including “time rewind,” which can save videos in 10 seconds before you press the shutter and shoot.
The technology supports one-click sharing to users’ social media platforms, and photos can be quickly imported from the Mijia glasses to the user’s smartphone via the associated app.
Mijia glasses also feature real-time Xiaomi AI text translation between English and Chinese, as well as intelligent recognition of animals and plants in the scene. Other AR features such as screencasting are promised to come in later product updates.