OrCam MyEye 2 Wearable Assistant

OrCam MyEye 2 Wearable Assistant - 2
KEY POINTS
  • The OrCam MyEye 2 will offer the features of reading text including the newspapers, books, menus, signs, product labels and screens and recognizing faces in real time identification of faces along with the products.
  • It is portable and works everywhere with its tiny structure and wireless connectivity and does not require any internet connection.
  • It will recognizes the faces of your friends and tell to you through the HD sound available on it and the products names or the text it is focused on.

We have seen many of the people who are blind are not capable of doing things on their own, need some hand. For those this OrCam MyEye 2 will be the most advanced wearable assistive technology for the blind and visually impaired, provides independence by conveying visual information, audibly, this device is capable of reading text and recognizing faces and identifies products and much more, The people who have low vision or any sight condition or fully blind, whether it may the book at home in the evening or if it the newspaper in the morning or may the document that come across your desk when you are at work. You can teach it to identify the product with the help of bar codes, it is also capable to tell the colour of objects.

Detailed Specifications

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  1. The OrCam MyEye 2 will offer the features of reading text including the newspapers, books, menus, signs, product labels and screens and recognizing faces in real time identification of faces along with the products.
  2. It is very simple to use which gives the intuitively responds to simple hand gestures which is small, lightweight and magnetically mounts onto virtually any eyeglass frame.
  3. It is portable and works everywhere with its tiny structure and wireless connectivity and does not require any internet connection.
  4. There are more than 20 intuitive voice commands available for easy device to use that and it can be connected with the Bluetooth enabled devices and the allowing for headphones or speaker use.
  5. People can live their life independently without relying on others with this gadget, this one is being used in more than 36 countries and supports more than 20 languages, with users in the age range of 6 to 100. Whether you are blind or having sight or visually impaired anyone can use it.
  6. This is light weight smart camera that attaches to virtually any glasses frame. Using Ai Technology, it instantly and discreetly reads printed and digital text, when you snap you eye on it.
  7. It will recognizes the faces of your friends and tell to you through the HD sound available on it and the products names or the text it is focused on.
  8. There are intuitive device is operated by using the simple hand gesture and has more than 20 voice activated commands. It is designed for all ages, can be used with any level of vision loss.
  9. While offering all these features, there is very benefit of using the eye 2 it will not increase the sight.
  10. This Device is named on the Time magazine as the one of the top 100 inventions of 2019 and featured on Dr, Phil and Steve.
  11. There is free online training and support will be provided with 2 years warranty and 30 days money back guarantee.
  12. This thing requires a lot of light to get its work done since it uses the recognition technology using the camera, in the day conditions it doesn’t matter but in the dark areas there is built in LED for that.
  13. This one will last longer up to only couple of hours since all the features running at once will drain the battery at once making this device to be recharged frequently.
  14. It is possible to have OrCam only recognize known faces, which is the default setting out of box. It is easy to have OrCam identify the fact that a face in front of the camera by simply tapping the touch bar.
  15. To learn a face you hold down on the touch bar while the subject of interest turns the face slowly one direction and the other. It is even recommended that the person speak during this process OrCam can take the series of pictures up to 30 Seconds.

Specifications

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  • Dimensions 76x21x14.9 mm
  • Weight 22.5 grams
  • Battery 3.7 DC nominal
  • Battery capacity 320 mAh
  • Camera 13 MP

The cost of the OrCam MyEye 2 is $4,500. The original cost of this is $3,500 then there is a discount for this device of $1500 so that you will get it at the price for $3000.

Plan For Launch

This product is available to the user in the year 2019 quarter 1 and has been made available to the websites and the online store to purchase this one.

Cons

They have not specified the resolution of the camera, to identify things clearly from the far distance, and the battery of the device is quite low, they haven’t also mentioned how much longer it will lost, Generally people putting this device on their glass frames, when they went out they may got struck in the rain, since there is no information about the water resistance it might be damaged quickly. There is no information about the charging time of the device also, they are providing micro USB charger, which makes it to charge slowly for this price they should have used the Type-C , You can only store up to 100 faces only not more than that. You cannot download the photos from social media nor can it recognize the faces from a photograph.

Company Details

This OrCam MyEye 2 device is developed by the company OrCam, their mission is to harness the power of artificial vision by incorporating pioneering technology into a wearable platform which improves the lives of individual who are bling, visually impaired and have reading difficulties. The founder of this company is Prof. Amnon Shashua who holds the sachs chair in computer science at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. His field of experience in the computer vision and machine learning. For his academic achievements, he received the MARR prize Honourable Mention. Mr. Ziv Aviram who is also the co-founder and the co-CEO, Today 90% of the world’s leading automobile manufactures rely on Mobileye technology to make their vehicle safer to drive. With their technology the Users dream come true.

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