Snapchat has announced a new version of its Spectacles, 2nd-Gen Snapchat Spectacles. It is a couple of sunglasses with the built-in camera now comes with several new features.
The main highlight point of the new Spectacles version is waterproofing feature, which means you can wear them at the beach or at pools. Now the glasses are smaller which makes them more comfortable than the previous glasses to wear for a long time and carry around than.
The second generation model brings a host of changes. The glasses are now smaller, making them more comfortable to wear and carry around. They are also water-resistant, so you can wear them at the beach or at pools.
The Spectacles camera also got upgrade, now it offers you to record videos at 720p resolution. You can shoot 10, 20 or 30-second video clips. The company added the second microphone in new glasses for better audio quality. The new glasses come with the ability to capture still images which were missing in the previous model. The company increased the image transfer speed, 3 to 4 times faster now over an ad-hoc Wi-Fi connection.
Unfortunately, there are no changes in battery section, it comes with the same battery with smaller in size and improvement in battery quality. On a single charge, it allows you to record and transfer 70 videos to your device.
Snapchat Spectacles V2 is already available in US, Canada, the UK, and France and the company will launch it in the Netherlands, Norway, Denmark, Belgium, Finland, Poland, Spain, Italy, and Ireland on may 3rd. The prices of the glasses are $150 which is $20 more than the previous model. The glasses are available on the Snapchat app or official website. Snapchat second generation Spectacles glasses will be available in Onyx, Ruby, and Sapphire color options.