Google Glass Specs and MyGlass App

Today, Google announced some of the specs of Google Glass. 

Here are the specs:

  • Fit: Adjustable nosepads and durable frame fits any face. Extra nosepads in two sizes.
  • Display: High resolution display is the equivalent of a 25 inch high definition screen from eight feet away.
  • Camera: Photos – 5 MP; Videos – 720p
  • Audio: Bone Conduction Transducer
  • Connectivity: Wifi – 802.11b/g; Bluetooth
  • Storage: 12 GB of usable memory, synced with Google cloud storage. 16 GB Flash total.
  • Battery: One full day of typical use. Some features, like Hangouts and video recording, are more battery intensive.
  • Charger: Included Micro USB cable and charger. While there are thousands of Micro USB chargers out there, Glass is designed and tested with the included charger in mind. Use it and preserve long and prosperous Glass use.
  • Compatibility: Any Bluetooth-capable phone. The MyGlass companion app requires Android 4.0.3 (Ice Cream Sandwich) or higher. MyGlass enables GPS and SMS messaging.
They also revealed the developer preview of the Mirror API and the MyGlass App which allows you to configure and mange your Glass device. Of course you could download it on any device running 4.0.3 or higher but Google says “If you don’t have Glass, then downloading this will be a waste of time. Sorry about that. But if you swipe the screenshots to the right you’ll see there’s a picture of a puppy in pajamas. So not a total waste of time after all.”

MyGlass companion app arrives on Google Play, Glass setup page goes live
Here is the picture of the puppy for not wasting your time completely
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