While Google has released its much awaited wearable computing product Glass to a limited number of early adopters who purchased the Explorer edition of the product at Google I/O last year, the product remains quite mysterious to most. Many who are yet to experience the product in real life also wonder how the product works and for that Google has posted a Glass how-to video, that show cases the start-up process and some of the basic features of the product in its current stage. Also Read - Google's offline dinosaur game in new Olympics avatar: Here's how to can play
The video gives a nice overview of how the device works. For instance, it shows users how to swipe the touchpad that sits right next to the temple to access new information. Additionally, there is an overview of the Glass cards system. Also Read - Best camera phones under Rs 35000 to buy in July 2021: Pixel 4a, Mi 11X, and more
As we already know, Google Glass features full day battery life, a 5-megapixel camera, 720p video shooting capabilities, 16GB of internal memory, and a bone conduction transducer for audio. It runs on Android 4.0.4 currently, and Google has released its Kernel which reveals that it may even have an NFC chip onboard, but Google has not officially talked about NFC. For connectivity with ones smartphone it is dependent on Bluetooth 4.0. Tear downs have revealed that it runs the same dual-core TI OMAP processor as the Galaxy Nexus, which should make it decently powerful. Also Read - Timex Helix Smart 2.0 with temperature sensor, heart rate sensor launched: Details here
Google is expected to ship the product to the public sometime later this year or early next year. We may get more information regarding Glass at Google I/O which starts in two weeks, so watch out. In the meanwhile, checkout the video below.