In what seems to be a competitor against Apple Glass, Reliance Industries Limited (RIL) showcased a new ‘Mixed Reality’ Jio Glass during its 43rd Annual General Meeting (AGM) that was held virtually owing to the COVID-19 pandemic. Jio Glass will make digital interactions feel even more real by enabling people to not only see each other but also feel the presence in the same room despite being physically away.
Jio Glass comes with a convenient cable that you can attach to your phone and then connect to the Internet. The Jio Glass weighs only 75 grams. It comes with the cutting-edge technology that provide the best ‘Mixed Reality’ experience to provide truly meaningful and immersive experience.
The company has paid special attention to the graphics so that the Jio Glass users get the highest-class visual experience. On the audio front, Reliance Jio Platforms has pioneered personalized audio system without having any accessories attached. This audio system supports all the standard audio formats
Let’s delve deep into the service that this Mixed Reality Jio Glass will provide. It supports more than 25 applications. In times of COVID-19, our way of working and work space has now completely changed and digital collaborations have seen an exponential growth. We can now completely reimagine this in the mixed reality space. With Jio Glass you could be sitting at home and can join your meeting at the office with your colleagues in 3D form.
While demonstrating how Jio Glass work, Kiran Thomas, President RIL, joined a holographic video call with Akash and Esha at the 43rd RIL AGM. He said, ” Hello Jio, please call Akash and Esha. Akash joined the call in the form of a 3D avatar. Kiran then added that it feels to him as if Akash is standing right in front of him. On the other hand, Esha joined the call in a 2D video-calling format from her home. Jio Glass allows smooth collaboration across different devices to ensure a better connectivity. What’s more interesting about this tech Glass is that while you are chatting with your colleagues, you can share presentation that could be presented in any virtual environment of your choice.
In addition, the Glass is also making teachers and students to come together in 3D virtual rooms and conduct holographic class through the Reliance Jio Mixed Reality Cloud in real-time. Kiran further added, “We can literally travel to the by-lanes of Agra and immerse ourselves into wonderful architecture of Taj Mahal or the Colosseum in Rome.”