RealWear HMT-1®

The original hands-free, head-mounted wearable solution for frontline work.

RealWear HMT-1®

The original hands-free, head-mounted wearable solution for frontline work.

Reality First, Digital Second

The RealWear HMT-1® has been the market leader in industrial wearables since its launch in 2018. Purpose built for the modern frontline workforce, it connects the frontline worker to information and expertise needed to successfully complete job tasks safely and efficiently. It’s an industrial dashboard: there when you need it and out of your way when you don’t.


Dependable in any environment, giving workers the confidence they need to succeed.



Frees up hands to operate equipment, hold railings, and move up and down a ladder.


Extending the Edge of Computing

Instantly deliver information and IoT data to the frontline, including remote locations.


Enterprise Ready

Purpose built for commercial use with enterprise-class solutions and lower TCO than industry alternatives.

Product Specifications



2.0GHz 8-core Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 625 with Adreno 506 GPU – OpenGL ES 3.1 & OpenCL 2.0

Operating System

Android 10.0 (AOSP with Release 12 and above) + WearHF™ hands-free interface


32GB Internal Storage/3 GB RAM/MicroSD slot (max card supported 256GB)

Included Applications

Document Navigator, Camera with Barcode Reader, Video Recorder, Media Player

Languages Supported

English, Spanish, French, German, Italian, Portuguese, Russian, Mandarin Chinese, Japanese, Korean, Thai, Polish


Bluetooth Low Energy 4.1


802.11 a/b/g/n/ac – 2.4GHz and 5GHz

GPS and Location



9-DOF (3-axis accelerometer, magnetometer, and gyroscope), software enhanced stabilization


3250mAh Li-Ion, rechargeable and field swappable

Battery Life

Full shift (9-10 hours) with typical use

Weight Ruggedization

380g IP66, MIL-STD-810G, 2-meter drop test

Dedicated Keys

Power key, application-specific Action key


3.5mm audio, 1 micro-USB for data and charging

Boom Arm

Adjust six ways for all head sizes, left or right eye compatible, display flips out of the way when not in use


20° field-of-view, 1-meter fixed focus 24-bit color LCD, 0.33-inch diagonal, outdoor visible


WVGA (854×480)


4 Digital microphones with active noise cancellation Accurate voice recognition even in 95 dBA of typical industrial noise


Internal 91dB loudspeaker


16MP 4-axis optical image stabilization, PDAF with LED flashlight


Up to 1080p @30fps. Codecs: VP8, VP9 and hardware encoding support for H.264, H.265 HEVC


Micro-USB Charging Cable with inline Charging Protection “safety box”, Overhead Strap, Rear Head Pad


Hard Hat Clips, Pro Buds IS Headphone rated at 33dB noise reduction rating (NRR), Soft Pouch Carrying Case, Semi-Rigid Carrying Case, replacement Overhead Straps and Rear Pads, Hard Hat, MicroSD card

Partnered with the Best

We team up with industry leaders and pioneers to deliver best-in-class solutions that are RealWear-ready to address your specific business needs. Our growing app ecosystem includes a wide range of digital workflow and remote assist applications. Some of the most prominent collaboration tools include Microsoft Teams, Webex, Zoom and other virtual remote assist technologies.

Hands-Free Use Cases

With infinite possibilities, here are several prominent use cases of our hands-free platform in manufacturing, oil and gas, automotive, consumer products goods and logistics.


Remote Expert Guidance

Connects global workforce and enables frontline workers to get assistance from an expert remotely to resolve any complex issue.


Digital Workflow

Operational errors are reduced with step-by-step visual instructions, checklists and data entry on-the-go.



Visual Assist

Hands-Free verification and visual documentation with a high-definition camera that takes photos and videos of hard-to-reach places.


Industrial IoT Data

Workers get real-time data that they need when operating, inspecting, or maintaining equipment.


Document Navigator

More productivity and safety by viewing technical manuals and reference documents with eyes forward and
hands-free improves productivity and safety.

Unquestionable Value and ROI with RealWear

Leading authority VDC Research conducted a comprehensive study comparing the total cost of ownership of RealWear HMT-1 over five years to both a ruggedized and consumer smartphone. VDC findings speak volumes to the unquestionable value of RealWear.

4X Less likely to

fail than alternatives

70% Lower cost

than non-rugged smartphone 

44% Lower cost

than the TCO of a ruggedized
handheld computer  

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