Although Facebook is developing a similar feature like Snapchat Discover in its social network’s News Feeds, which we have covered so far. But we are today posting an article on how to order Snapchat Spectacles Prescription lenses. Before that, you should know why the Google Glass failed, and Snap Inc took a page off Google’s playbook, ripped it to pieces and reinvented the new eye wearable smartglasses concept with a spanking new mass-market appeal element that was absent in Google Glass. Here’s everything you need to know.
However, the Snap Inc’s Spectacles isn’t nearly as advanced and innovative as Google Glass, but nevertheless, it make sense as an extension of the ultra-popular Snapchat app. Prescription lenses are now available for Spectacles, holds a price from $99 to $199 at Snap Inc. Are you one of those who want brief 10-seconds filmed right from stylish spectacles.
Thanks to New York-based lens maker Rochester Optical that is making use that glasses-wearing individuals aren’t left out of the fun. The company is also offering a service that outfits Spectacles with prescription lenses. Priced at $99 for single-standard vision lens, $149 for high-index lens and photochromic or polarized lenses costs $199.
Ordering Prescription Lenses For Snapchat Spectacles
Those interested may place an order through this link here and send the Spectacles to them. While the processing time depends, according to the company itself, range from two to three days upon receiving the frames, with an additional day allotted for shipping and delivery.
This isn’t the first time Rochester Optical has dabbled with wearable technology, already launched products for other VR and augmented devices such as the aforementioned Google Glass, Microsoft’s HoloLens and Intel’s Recon Jet, among others. So taking on the Spectacles won’t be a big challenge for the optics company.
How To Buy Snap Inc.’s Spectacles
The Spectacles are available to purchase as “Snapbot” vending machines, placed in a new location every 48 hours. Customers may also get it from pop-up store in New York. Spectacles are selling like hotcackes, though, so it’s best to secure one immediately before stocks run out quickly.
Announced Spectacles by Snap Inc. in late September this year alongside a “Snap Inc.” as it’s new name. The stylish spectacles lineup comes integrated with a video camera that connects to Snapchat via Bluetooth or Wi-Fi. And more there to learn about what it actually does. Snapchat certainly deserves a great amount of credit for its guerrilla campaign for Spectacles.