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Tech & Science Apple AR glasses could go on sale in early 2020

19:20  08 march  2019
19:20  08 march  2019 Source:   pocket-lint.com

This is how Apple imagines its AR glasses would work while you're on the go

This is how Apple imagines its AR glasses would work while you're on the go This is how Apple imagines its AR glasses would work while you're on the go

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Apple ’s augmented reality glasses could be available in Apple Stores as early as 2020 , with Apple reportedly prepping for a 2019 unveil. Apple CEO Tim Cook has never been shy about his passion for AR , and with its push into AR with ARKit , it was always going to be a matter of time before we.

Apple AR glasses could go on sale in early 2020© Omar Marques/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images Apple could start full production on its own augmented reality spectacles or headset later this year, according to renowned industry analyst Ming-Chi Kuo.

He estimated in his latest report that the company's first production AR glasses - a rival to Google Glass - will being to be mass produced from the fourth quarter of 2019 or early 2020 at the latest.

And Apple is therefore tipped to make them available to the public at some point next year.

Apple AR glasses could go on sale in early 2020© Martin Hajek / iDrop News

Kuo's report also suggested that Apple's device will be entirely dependent on an iPhone to work. It will not have its own, independent internet connection nor GPS tracking technology.

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Apple ’s augmented reality glasses could be available in Apple Stores as early as 2020 , with Apple reportedly prepping for a 2019 unveil. Apple CEO Tim Cook has never been shy about his passion for AR , and with its push into AR with ARKit , it was always going to be a matter of time before we.

This is how Apple imagines its AR glasses would work while you're on the go . © Omar Marques/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images Apple could start full production on its own augmented reality spectacles or headset later this year, according to renowned industry analyst

In fact, it said that the Apple AR glasses or headset won't even have a brain as such. The iPhone will do all the heavy lifting, including rendering and computing.

Apple AR glasses could go on sale in early 2020
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This could result in glasses that look similar to the concept renders created by Marti Hajek for iDrop News.

Without needing much tech in the arms, they could be light and stylish.

Of course, battery life could be an issue if you can't house a large cell. And we're not sure yet how an image will be projected onto the lenses, but we're bound to find out more in the coming months.

Apple did have a patent approved in 2016 that showed augmented reality glasses of a type, but it's hard to see exactly what they would look like from the rudimentary drawings.

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