A: NuEyes featuring ODG smartglasses is a product that was built upon technologies originally designed for military use. NuEyes partnered with ODG to make the technology available to people with low vision. This technology can be used to help the visually impaired see again.
A: NuEyes Easy are priced at $5,995. We plan to release NuEyes Pro in late 2016. NuEyes Pro will be $6,195. NuEyes Pro will offer more advanced features like internet browsing, email and much more.
A: NO. Do not drive with NuEyes, it is not safe to do.
A: Unfortunately, not at this time. However, there are programs through public schools and universities, the VA Healthcare system, and state and federal agencies that do currently provide assistive technology. Please submit your information and we will connect with you someone in your area who can provide you with these contacts to see if you qualify for assistance.
A: Yes, this is available as a separate item or it can be ordered by your eye care professional. Please submit your questions online and we will reach out with that information.
A: NuEyes are assembled in the USA
A: .27 lbs. (125 grams, iPhone 6 weighs 129 grams)
A: Yes. It is located on the front of the product and is operated by the remote.
A: No. Low Vision Specialists of Maryland & Virginia offers complimentary product demonstrations to show you the technology without having to purchase them.
A: NuEyes are easier to use than a television.
A: NuEyes themselves have a 1.5-2-hour battery life depending on how they are used, however a 10-hour battery pack is also included with the product and is attached by a 3-foot cable to the glasses so the pack and easily be carried in a pocket or purse. NuEyes can also be plugged directly into a wall outlet without time limitations.
A: Yes. NuEyes is a fully functioning tablet and just as any tablet or laptop, it will warm up when used. You will not feel any heat on your face, just on the stove top (area on top of glasses) by design and this is completely normal.
A: Yes. NuEyes use a digital camera to stream images and are affected by light, the same as your smartphone or digital camera. The better the lighting, the better they will perform.
A: No they are not.
A: NuEyes come with a two-year warranty.
A: Yes, they are compatible with international plugs, you would just need to use an adapter.