ThomasNet News Logo
Sign Up | Log In | ThomasNet Home | Promote Your Business

Digital Video Eyewear connects to HDMI devices.

Print | 
Email |  Comment   Share  
November 15, 2013 - Through High-Definition Multimedia Interface connection, Wrap 1200DX projects 2D and 3D video on relative 75 in. virtual widescreen display as seen from 10 ft. Product supports plug-n-play connection to mobile phones, tablets, Blu-ray players, game consoles, and personal computers. With optional Wrap Tracker that adds head tracking capabilities, eyewear can be transformed into virtual reality gaming experience.

Vuzix New Video Eyewear Product Wrap 1200DX Released for Pre-Order


Vuzix Corporation
75 Town Centre Drive
Rochester, NY, 14623
USA



Press release date: November 7, 2013

Wrap 1200DX Technology Enables Video Connection to HDMI Devices

ROCHESTER, N.Y. -- Vuzix Corporation (OTCQB: VUZI), a leading supplier of Video Eyewear and Smart Glasses products in the consumer, commercial and entertainment markets, announced today that it has released a new product - the Wrap 1200DX - an all-digital video eyewear solution utilizing a High-Definition Multimedia Interface (HDMI) connection, projecting high-quality 2D and 3D crystal clear video for users. The Wrap 1200DX technology enables a plug 'n play connection to the broadest range of audio/video, multimedia, mobile and computer devices, and projects images on a relative 75" virtual widescreen display, as seen from 10 ft. (~3m). The Wrap 1200DX is designed for consumers who use video eyewear in settings such as airplanes or for enhanced gaming and virtual reality. The device is now available for Pre-Order on the Vuzix website for $499.99, continuing an important product line and source of revenue for the company in video eyewear. Volume shipments to channel customers will take place before US Thanksgiving.

"We are excited to begin shipping the Wrap 1200DX video eyewear, offering a huge 2D and 3D 75-inch screen, as seen from 10 feet.  Vuzix offers what we believe is the most complete, broadest product line in the wearable technology video eyewear category and this digital input solution for the wrap line rounds it out nicely for those looking for connectivity to the latest devices.," said Paul Travers, President and CEO of Vuzix.

The Wrap 1200DX model connects to virtually any device providing a HDMI compliant port such as mobile phones, tablets, Blu-ray players, game consoles and personal computers. For those looking for something beyond simply watching video, the Wrap 1200DX can be transformed into a Virtual Reality gaming experience with an optional Wrap Tracker to add head tracking capabilities to supporting games and simulations for a see-where-you-look virtual reality gaming experience. Users can also clip on an optional Wrap Lightshield for a truly immersive home theatre experience.

About Vuzix Corporation
Vuzix is a leading supplier of Video Eyewear products in the consumer, commercial and entertainment markets. The Company's products, include personal display and wearable computing devices that offer users a portable high quality viewing experience, provide solutions for mobility, wearable displays and virtual and augmented reality. Vuzix holds 33 patents and 15 additional patents pending and numerous IP licenses in the Video Eyewear field. The Company has won Consumer Electronics Show (or CES) awards for innovation for the years 2005 to 2013 and several wireless technology innovation awards, among others. Founded in 1997, Vuzix is a public company (VUZI) with offices in Rochester, NY, Oxford, UK and Tokyo, Japan.

For further sales information, please contact:

Europe Sales Contact:
David Lock
Director European Operations 
David_lock@vuzix.co.uk 

North America Sales Contact:
Mike Hallett
Director Consumer Sales
Mikeh@vuzix.com

Asian Sales Contact:
Keiichiro Fujii
Director Japan Operations
Keiichiro_Fujii@vuzix.com

For developer information, please contact:
Ron Haidenger
Director of Developer Services
ronh@vuzix.com

Web Site: http://www.vuzix.com
Print | 
Email |  Comment   Share  
Contacts: View detailed contact information.


 

Post a comment about this story

Name:
E-mail:
(your e-mail address will not be posted)
Comment title:
Comment:
To submit comment, enter the security code shown below and press 'Post Comment'.
 



 See related product stories
More .....
 See more product news in:
Communication Systems and Equipment
Computer Hardware and Peripherals
Display and Presentation Equipment
Safety and Security Equipment
 More New Product News from this company:
Augmented Reality Glasses feature all-digital design.
AR Video Eyewear supports native 16:9 widescreen format.
AR-Enabled Video Eyewear enhances situation awareness.
More ....
| Featured Manufacturing Jobs
 Other News from this company:
Vuzix to Attend Wearable and Flexible Technologies World 2014 Conference in China
Vuzix to Showcase Its Award-Winning M100 Smart Glasses at a Series of 2014 AT&T Developer Program Events
Vuzix and Vision Smarts Release Hands Free Barcode Scanning Application for M100 Smart Glasses
Vuzix and xCon Partners Enter into Global Strategic Cooperation
Vuzix Announces Strategic Partnership with Wikitude
More ....
 Tools for you
Watch Company 
View Company Profile
Company web site
More news from this company
E-mail this story to a friend
Save Story
Search for suppliers of
Multimedia Projectors
Eye Glasses
Wearable Computers
Video Transmission Systems
Join the forum discussion at:
Wired In




Home  |  My ThomasNet News®  |  Industry Market Trends®  |  Submit Release  |  Advertise  |  Contact News  |  About Us
Brought to you by Thomasnet.com        Browse ThomasNet Directory

Copyright © 2014 Thomas Publishing Company. All Rights Reserved.
Terms of Use - Privacy Policy



Error close

Please enter a valid email address