Ford Motor in South Africa Slashes Travel Expenses After Rollout of RealWear’s Assisted Reality Heads-up Displays

RealWear Enables Ford to Speed Up Vehicle Repairs and Improve Their Customers’ Experience Here’s What You Need to Know: • Ford Motor Company recently released an article talking about its deployment of RealWear’s HMT-1 assisted reality heads-up displays throughout their dealership network in South Africa. • According to the report, the hands-free, voice-controlled devices provide […]

Goodyear Drives Global Remote Collaboration with RealWear and Microsoft Teams

Hannover Messe trade show is always a really big deal for our customers who learn about the latest and greatest technologies, network, and hear the greatest stories. This year, we wanted to unveil the story about Goodyear driving innovation and productivity through remote collaboration. Everybody knows Goodyear. It’s a brand we all know, admire and […]

5 Reasons Why Hybrid Work in the Manufacturing Industry Is Here to Stay

Microsoft Product Marketing Director for Frontline Shares Why Hybrid Work Model is the New Way Forward by Mayank Verma and Megan McDonagh The start of the COVID-19 pandemic saw the manufacturing industry scramble to make major historic operational changes. In a matter of weeks, frontline work was both reimagined and transformed across the world to […]

Now Available! Enhanced Video Stabilization and Android 10 in Firmware Release 12

The overall user experience RealWear HMT-1 hands-free, head-mounted wearable computer is getting even better, thanks to our latest and greatest over the air firmware update, Release 12.  Listen now to our firmware overview conversation about the firmware from the product management and deployment training team. You can always get the nitty, gritty details in the […]

3 Tips You Need to Remember when Remote Training Your Employees

Training is a huge part in onboarding new employees, especially within the manufacturing and industrial industries. Proper training on how to handle hazardous materials and heavy machinery is vital to keeping workers safe in these heavily regulated work environments. While the industrial industry thrives with in-persson training, remote training has become the de facto training […]

5 Biggest Manufacturing Safety Issues RealWear Can Fix

Workplace safety is one of the most important conversations in the manufacturing sector. Especially since manufacturing often tops ‘most dangerous industries to work’ lists. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, manufacturing accounted for 15% of all private industry nonfatal injuries and illnesses in 2019.   That’s why regulators take manufacturing safety very seriously. In fiscal year […]

What’s RealWear’s Total Cost of Ownership?

VDC Research recently analyzed the total cost of ownership (TCO) of the RealWear HMT-1 and HMT-1Z1 headsets. In addition to evaluating RealWear’s total cost of ownership, this report also examines the following: Determining the best fit mobile solution for the worker and their environment Effectiveness of a hands-free, voice-controlled interface Hidden costs of mobile solutions […]

Product Review: Wearable Computers for the Industrial Sector

XR Today recently lauded the RealWear HMT-1 as “arguably the world’s best industrial-grade AR smart glasses headset to date.” Noting some high-profile use cases, the review outlines how the HMT-1 offers significant operational advantages for businesses in the industrial space. While we don’t classify our design as smart glasses since it’s not a see-through screen, […]

Your Next RealWear HMT-1 Wearable Technology Comes with a Purpose-Built WorkBand

Every RealWear HMT-1 now comes with a free Workband in the box. Buy one today. The Workband-HMT mounting option is one of our most popular accessories to our wearable technology. It has received such positive feedback that we’re now including a free Workband with the latest RealWear HMT-1 model! So whether you get your next […]

5 Benefits of Assisted Reality

  What is Assisted Reality? In Industry 4.0, Augmented Reality (AR) and Virtual Reality (VR) often get the spotlight as the next great leap in boosting worker productivity. But these X-Reality (XR) technologies aren’t always practical when used as manufacturing or frontline tools, often unsafe for workers in many use cases. Enter another aR: assisted […]