The Vuzix video eyewear glasses are one step ahead when it comes to digital eyewear. There are many versions of the video glasses but the model in review is the Vuzix Wrap 280 which has a widescreen view.
You can view videos along with audio with the help of Vuzix Wrap 280 as it is designed in a way that the display is virtually a 51 inch wide screen viewed from 9 feet away. It has built-in removable ear phones so you can make sure that you only watch and listen and nobody else. The Vuzix iWear Wrap 280 can connect to almost any video device such as iPhones having composite video. The video eyewear only require 2 x AA batteries for almost 6 hours playback. It also has video zoom feature and on screen controls for video display adjustment. The Wrap 280 also offers adjustment for brightness, contrast and color saturation.
The eyewear itself looks like any other spectacle and can be worn easily over prescribed eyewears. Vuzix Wrap 280 is PAL and NTSC compatible and display both 2D and 3D video formats. The aspect ration can be wither set to 4:3 or 16:9 for cinematic viewing of most of the movies and video files.
The Vuzix iWear Wrap 280 has an adjustable nosepiece so almost anyone can wear it. The video glasses also have independent left and right focal adjustment. The lenses on the Wrap 280 also also easily replaced if required.
When you happen to purchase the Vuzix iWear Wrap 280 video glasses, you will get Wrap™ 280 video eyewear, Composite AV cable (RCA) ,Composite AV cable for iPod/iPhone, 2 AA alkaline batteries, Detachable premium quality noise-isolating earphones, Three sizes of noise isolation inserts, User manual and safety & warranty booklet and a soft carrying case. Wrap 280 is a model made specifically for UK. Wrap 310 is the similar model made for USA.
Above all the Wrap 280 video glasses is the front line gadget in digital eyewear and because of so many handy and cool features, we rate these 8/10.