The issue with augmented actuality headsets is that it assumes the wearer can see completely and doesn’t have to put on prescription glasses. This may hinder the adoption of such units as there are lots of folks on the earth who put on prescription glasses, however it appears that evidently that is one thing Apple is hoping to resolve.
Based on a just lately found patent by Apple World At this time, it seems that the corporate has filed a patent for a pair of AR glasses that may additionally double up as a pair of prescription glasses. The patent describes a head-mounted show that may even have the lenses eliminated, that means that those that want lenses with energy for brief/far sightedness will (in idea) be capable to add them.
It needs to be identified that Apple wouldn’t be the primary firm to make HMDs which might be additionally suitable with prescription glasses. When Google was nonetheless making its Google Glass headset, additionally they got here up with a model that supported prescription lenses. After all, Google’s efforts in the end didn’t pan out, so it stays to be seen if Apple can have higher luck in the identical subject.
Apple’s AR glasses have been rumored for fairly some time now, and relying on which rumor you subscribe to, it could either debut in 2021 or 2022, so we’ll simply have to attend and see (pun supposed).