Snap today announced its new & # 39; Spectacles 3 & # 39; Augmented Reality (AR) sunglasses with an elegant new design and an additional HD camera "to create depth of vision" will be released in November and will retail in the US for $ 380, The Verge reports.
The company said that Spectacles 3 glasses, which marks their efforts to build a new face-centered data processing platform, will be released in limited quantities, which is also why they are double As expensive as last year's model which cost $ 1
According to Snap, the high end of Spectacles 3 is intended to appeal to a smaller group of "fashion-forward" creative types. that this year's model "represented a necessary investment in the platform," and added that the company must figure out a way to do AR computing before it can do it cheaply:
The eyeglass marking feature is a second camera, which allows glasses to capture depth for the first time, Snap has built a series of new 3D effects that take advantage of the device's new depth of vision, will be exclusive to Spectacles, and the company plans to allow third-party development are designing depth effects from later this year.
The glasses will be available in two colors: "carbon" (black) and "mineral" (somewhere in between beige and gold). They have a light steel frame, adjustable tips and tinted lenses for sun protection.
Eyeglasses allow users to easily take photos and videos by pressing a button on the top of the glasses, syncing them to their smartphones, editing them, and sending them to their friends on Snapchat.