Why people do not want Google Glass




Why people do not want Google Glass


While some can not wait for the appearance of Google Glass in the free market , others openly expressed their lack of interest in the purchase did not reach to the masses of digital points Google. What scares off potential users? In the matter dealt American journalists.

The device may be distracting and is not cheap – that’s two reasons not to use Google Glass. These are the results of a study conducted by the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University. As it turned out, the Americans are well aware of the digital sunglasses Google: more than half of the owners of various mobile devices (1,210 people) reported that they knew of the existence of Google Glass. The interest of women in the new gadget was slightly higher than the interest of women, the study said.

About two-thirds of the respondents said that in special cases, could take advantage of digital points, such as during vacation or travel. When asked why they do not want to wear fashionable glasses digital, two-thirds said that the glasses are distracting, and one in three believes the price of Google Glass overstated. The first batch of Glass for developers has been sold at a price of $ 1,500 per unit. Price at which the smart device will go into mass consumption, has not been announced yet. Others, mostly men, felt that in such glasses they will look like a fool.

If Google does not lower the price of Glass, then, according to the survey, will lose about one-third of potential buyers. There were also those who consider Google Glass of only one or two hundred dollars, although the device must surely cost more.

According to another survey conducted by Bite Interactive in May, only one out of ten Americans agree to wear Google Glass regularly. All the other device is considered aesthetically unappealing and annoying.

By the way, Google Glass glasses are already preparing a replacement in the form of a contact lens displays .
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