14.3.2021 | Razer announced their new $200 smart glasses called Anzu
Razer has decided to get into the smart glasses industry with their newly produced smart glasses named Anzu. It is said to have two shape, size, lens options and it will also come in with a built-in audio functionality.
The Razer Anzu feature an open-ear speaker design which projects sound towards your ears from the temples. You can have music stream to your glasses or you can also take calls with the built-in microphone. It comes in two designs, rectangle and round. Both also come in with a choice of small or large frames. Razer includes two lenses in the packaging. The pre-installed one is designed to use indoors while using computers as it can block 35% blue light. The other one is polarized to block 99% UVA/ UVB rays.
Alternatively, Razer also allows installing custom prescription lenses. The company has collaborated with Lensabl and customers can buy prescription glasses from them for their Anzu and use code RAZER15 for a 15% discount. Other features include IPX4 water-resistance, 5 hour battery life with two weeks of standby time, and 60ms audio latency with a dedicated game mode. The Razer Anzu are priced at $200/€210, with replacement lenses priced at $30/€35.