Vuzix has long since stood as a leading pioneer in the world of Augmented Reality technology and Smart Glasses, and now their latest creation, the Smart Swim has managed to bag not one but two CES 2020 Innovation Awards, purely on the basis of engineering and design. This new creation, Smart Swim, has come out of Vuzix’s sub-department, Vuzix Labs, and stands as their premier glasses product.
Vuzix Smart Swim is the world’s first full-featured and most advanced AR Smart Swim workout goggles to hit the consumer market. Smart Swim is a heads-up display for swimmers providing workout status and information in real-time, during uninterrupted swimming activities and can be worn over either eye for complete comfort.
Serving as a smart glasses for swimmers, the product won coveted Innovation awards for the categories Computer Peripherals and Wearable Technologies.
With the Vuzix Labs Smart Swim, users can take swimming sessions one step ahead by inculcating interval training and increasing technological capacity by a significant amount. Smart Swim does much more than function as a pair of simple swimming goggles. It allows the user to view their workout session status in terms of duration, intensity and number of laps, etc. in addition to this, it also facilitates a swimmer to coach link while allowing the user to view swimming videos and even record their own to mark for improvement. And you can do all this while in the water. Smart Swim really does enhance your workout by a margin!
The best part is that Vuzix Labs’ Smart Swim is compatible with practically any pair of goggles, so for swimmers who have a lucky pair, they don’t have to worry about giving it up. All in all, the Smart Swim comes complete with an Android computer, a color display, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth connection as well as GPS and compass tracking, among much, much more.
Vuzix’s Chief Executive Officer and President, Paul Travers, said, “Vuzix Labs Smart Swim is the world’s first full-featured and most advanced smart swimming goggles to hit the consumer market. Smart Swim is a heads-up display for swimmers that provides in-depth workout status and information in real-time, as well as the capability to stream video content during swimming workouts. It provides a new level of inspiration and entertainment for athletes during training.”
Expected for release in early 2020, the Vuzix Labs Smart Swim will sell at a retail price of 499 USD.