Largest Defense Tech Company In Israel Launches Smartglasses For Cyclists

Final week, a brand new shopper wearable eyesight know-how firm was launched by Elbit Techniques, the most important protection know-how firm in Israel. In response to the press launch, the brand new firm, Everysight, has years of expertise in creating the perfect imaginative and prescient methods and augmented actuality techniques out there. Their know-how is highlighted by their confirmed success in integrating actual-time knowledge into the helmets of air drive pilots. The primary product for the brand new firm would be the Raptor, smartglasses developed with skilled cyclists to really feel like conventional sports eyewear however assist the athletes get probably the most out of their coaching.

The know-how included within the Raptor smartglasses consists of Everysight Beam know-how. It will set the smartglasses aside from different potential rivals out there as a result of it’s so just like what air pressure pilots have been utilizing. Everysight Beam is the distinctive show that may be seen by the wearer of the product. The info is overlayed immediately within the wearer’s line of sight so that a bike owner can proceed to be as targeted and engaged as potential whereas getting access to necessary info similar to velocity, coronary heart price, and distance traveled.

CEO of Everysight, Asaf Ashkenazi, believes in his firm and that the expertise gained with Elbit Techniques is resulting in a superb alternative to develop army grade know-how for civilian use. In response to Ashkenazi, Everysight has “greater than 30 years of expertise and dominate[s] the market in imaginative and prescient methods and augmented actuality, integrating actual-time knowledge in pilots’ helmets to optimize efficiency and hold pilots protected and targeted on what issues.”

He believes that “now we’re bringing this expertise to the buyer market with smartglasses that may revolutionize how athletes see and expertise info. Raptor is step one in our larger plan to create a full line of smartglasses.”

The Raptor by Everysight will launch in 2016, together with an open program for the developer group and a schedule of full product particulars. Everysight additionally arrange an internet site on for shoppers to obtain updates and bulletins pertaining to the discharge of the Raptor.