This article is based on an article from the Japanese edition of Engadget and was created using the translation tool Deepl.
Amazon has launched the general availability of Echo Frames, Alexa-powered smart glasses.
Announced in 2019, Echo Frames is smart glasses with a microphone and speaker in the frame section. Unlike other AR glasses, it does not have a display. And Alexa allows you to give various instructions via voice. You can also use Google Assistant and Siri.
At the time of its announcement, Echo Frames was sold for $180 in limited quantities as Day 1, and now Amazon has raised the price to $250 for the general public.
With the general release, the product has also been improved. These include automatic adjustment of the speaker volume to suit the surrounding environment, up to 40% longer battery life, and automatic power-off after three seconds when placed upside down on a desk.
In addition to black, it comes in Modern Turtle and Horizon Blue. On the other hand, it was also announced that the Echo Loop smart ring, which was announced last year at the same time as Echo Frames, will not be produced.
This article is based on an article from the Japanese edition of Engadget and was created using the translation tool Deepl. The Japanese edition of Engadget does not guarantee the accuracy or reliability of this article.