Google Glass Upgraded Version Pictures? Earbuds

Oct 30, 2013 • 8:32 am | comments (14) by twitter Google+ | Filed Under Other Google Topics

Everyone is wondering what Google Glass 2.0 will look like. Google doesn't want anyone to call them 2.0, because I suspect they are not 2.0. They are just slight modifications to the first explorer version.

Google shared pictures of what the earbud plugs look like on Google Glass on Google+.

Google Glass Earbud

Google Glass Earbud

Google said:

Wow, lots of questions! We'd rather "show" than "tell" so here you go: the mono earbud, and the Glass that Explorers will be getting when they swap later this year.

The earbud plugs into Glass, so you can choose whether to use it.

So it looks virtually the same, but you can plug in an earbud into the USB port, which you would use to charge the device.

I am not sure how these can be outfitted for prescription, but I guess time will tell.

Forum discussion at Google+.

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josh bachynski (SEO)

10/30/2013 01:39 pm

why the earbuds? thought it had skull sound thingy?

Barry Schwartz

10/30/2013 01:41 pm

the sound quality is horrible on that skull thing. :)

Jon Gritton

10/30/2013 01:48 pm

What do you do if you're deaf in your right ear? Is there a "comb-over" earplug :)

josh bachynski (SEO)

10/30/2013 01:58 pm

ah i see- do you like glass better than a smart phone? can it replace a smart phone?

Barry Schwartz

10/30/2013 01:59 pm

it is not a replacement


10/30/2013 02:01 pm

I have diminished hearing in my right ear so having the option for a left side earbud would make it more useful to me.


10/30/2013 02:15 pm

Its designed as a compliment to a smart phone not a replacement.

josh bachynski (SEO)

10/30/2013 02:17 pm

then why have it?


10/30/2013 02:18 pm

It sounds like you need to have a look at the official Glass page :-)

josh bachynski (SEO)

10/30/2013 02:20 pm

thx andy - however if i wanted to read their marketing speak i would - i wanted the opinion of ppl who own it.


10/30/2013 02:23 pm

I'd give you my input but I'm not fortunate enough to own one. From my viewings around the web however I'd say that it comes in handy for navigation, quick picture/video recordings, simple tasks like a quick search, etc. It's over priced in my opinion but it's a new tech so it's to be expected. You might have better luck on the Google product forums if you want real opinions.


10/30/2013 04:01 pm

Driver got a ticket, wearing this while driving :


10/30/2013 07:23 pm

i not like design and idea, and spy features also


10/31/2013 07:27 pm

This Google glass looks fashionable, but one may run the risk of getting a ticket wearing while driving

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