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Vuzix Blade Upgraded Smart Glasses

With Z87.1 Certification, Auto-focus, and Stereo Audio

The Blade Upgraded Smart Glasses now caters to the industry demand for certified eye protection with market-leading AR technology. All units now come with Z87.1 certifications for no additional charge.

Vuzix Blade Upgraded Smart Glasses

Vuzix Blade Upgraded Smart Glasses are complete with personal protective eyewear support out of the box. They deliver a hands-free connection of the digital world to the real world, providing unprecedented access to location-aware information, data collection, remote support communications with both audio and video, and more.

The Blade Upgraded Smart Glasses benefit from the same features as the regular Blade and now include an auto-focus 8-megapixel camera, built-in stereo speakers, and advanced Vuzix voice control. No BT headset is required. With these smart glasses, all users now also enjoy the extra peace of mind that comes with their ANSI Z87.1 certification. Prescription inserts are also optionally available for most required vision corrections.

The Blade Upgraded Smart Glasses is one of the first all self-contained augmented reality smart glasses available. The see-through Waveguide optics merge digital instructions onto real-world tasks, removing distractions, vision occlusion and thereby reducing error rates. At the same time, the wireless device is a complete AV communications tools for remote support applications. Blade Upgraded Smart Glasses safely enable remote operations while maintaining focus on your work and keeping eyes safely protected.

  • Autofocus HD Camera
  • Integrated Stereo Speakers in Temples
  • Noise Cancelling Mics
  • Full Color Display (Right-eye only)
  • Wireless Wi-Fi and Bluetooth
  • Full UV Protection Lenses with Safety Certifications
Wearable Display for Mobile Entertainment and VR

Technical Specifications

Optics and Electronics

  • Waveguide based see through optics
  • Cobra II DLP based display
  • Vibrant full-color DLP display
  • Quad Core ARM CPU
  • 8-megapixel camera, auto focus, supports 720p 30fps or 1080p 24fps
  • Android OS


  • Full BT functionality
  • Noise canceling microphone
  • Stereo Integrated Speakers


  • Touch pad with gesture
  • Head motion trackers
  • Remote control app for Android & iOS device


  • MicroSD expansion slot
  • Wi-Fi and BT wireless
  • Micro USB

Versatile Eyeglass Options Available

  • All lenses standard UV protection


  • Internal LiPo rechargeable batteries

Supported Languages

  • English
  • Japanese

Vuzix Blade Sunglasses Clip-on


For those really sunny days, the Vuzix Blade Sunglasses Clip-on is a great accessory!

  • TAC Polarized Lenses: TAC lenses are thinner than ordinary PC or AC lenses, only about 0.74mm in thickness but more durable and flexible than ordinary PC or AC lenses. Normal sunglasses lenses can only reduce sunlight, but polarized lenses can reduce the glare from sunlight, especially the glare from surface of roads, lakes and windows;
  • Clip-On sunglasses for the Vuzix Blade: These are rimless clip on sunglasses designed to fit over the Vuzix Blade, you simply need to clip and attach it onto your Vuzix Blade Smart Glasses and flip the lenses up if you don't need the shades temporarily;
  • UV-400 Lens: 100% UV protection and anti-glare from sun light.

Collar Power Bank

Collar Power Bank

The Collar Power Bank is a 2850mAh battery designed specifically for the Vuzix smart glasses

  • Ten times the battery capacity of Blade for 10 hours of run time under normal operation.
  • The battery is worn around the neck to comfortably and conveniently extend the run time of the glasses.
  • It also provides pass-through audio from the Vuzix Blade Model 447 to headphones.

Blade Customized to Your Prescription

Blade Prescription Inserts

Your favorite smart glasses are available with prescription lenses, so you can enjoy Blade augmented reality experience at its best

To order your Blade Prescription Inserts you will need the below:

  • Copy of valid Prescription with physician's information visible.
  • The following information can be entered during checkout:
    • PD (Pupillary Distance)
    • Sphere and Cylinder


How-To Videos

Companion App for your phone

Download and install the Vuzix Blade Companion App from the App Store or Google Play. The Companion App enables easy setup and customization of your Blade and manages the communication link between the Blade and your smart phone.

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Blade Enterprise White Paper

Smart Glasses Technology – Changing the Way We Work

Vuzix Blade Smart Glasses allow people to do their jobs, link to critical knowledge sources, and connect to each other—seamlessly and remotely. They are hands-free devices that can be used in nearly all work-related functions. The use of Vuzix Smart Glasses facilitates significant gains in cost savings, efficiency and accuracy.

Learn about our business and industry benefits by reading our Blade Enterprise White Paper.


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