Ultimate Connectivity: Nidec’s Smart Glasses
KYOTO, Japan – E-bike component supplier Nidec Copal took the next step in realizing its smart e-bike concept and meeting the specific needs of its tomorrow’s customers. Nidec Copal developed augmented reality glasses for bicycle riders and combined it with all electronics on board.
Taking connectivity to the next level, Nidec Copal took the Google glasses and made them suitable for cyclists. They are operated through a user’s voice, augmented reality glasses ensure safe and comfortable riding by displaying all important information a rider may need.
The information shown on the glasses include navigation, warnings, speed, cadence, force on pedal, assist level, as well as SNS, e-mails, phone calls and other. Options for real time health monitoring, road race and healthcare applications will come soon.
Nidec eBike system can be found at Eurobike 2017 booth A6-213.