Snapchat changed its name to Snap Inc. and introduced the first solution — glasses with built-in cameras Spectacles
The company Snapchat this week announced its first hardware solution sunglasses Spectacles is worth 130 dollars, reports the Wall Street Journal.
In the sale of eyeglasses will come this fall and will be available in three color options: turquoise, black and coral. This high price is due to the presence of built-in cameras with a viewing angle of 115°, which allow you to record 10 second videos and send them to the connected mobile device.
The photo shows the Executive Director of Snapchat Evan Spiegel (Evan Spiegel), who argues that the development of Spectacles lasted for several years, and he is testing the device for about a year.
The developers claim that holding the smartphone in front of him during a photo and video creates a «wall», which is destroyed when you use Spectacles. Evan Spiegel adds that viewing the footage with the help of Spectacles similar to re-experiencing memories of his own.
In addition, the company Snapchat was officially renamed Snap Inc.