While everyone waited for the Snapdragon 835 would make its debut on a smartphone, possibly the Galaxy S8, the Qualcomm I wanted to emphasize that your new high-end processor was designed for a number of different gadgets, proving this with the announcement of augmented reality glasses. R-8 and R-9 from ODG. The glasses are also compatible with some virtual reality and "mixed reality" applications.
"The Snapdragon 835 Premium Processor is built from scratch to support new and innovative products and experiences, as well as smartphones, and it's great to see that the first devices announced with the Snapdragon 835 are ODG smart glasses..Raj Talluri, Senior Vice President, Qualcomm Product Management
The new glasses are a succession of the R-7, which used a Snapdragon 801. The models allow the user to choose a lighter and more practical option, the R-7 with a 40 ° field of view, or one that offers more features, the R-9, with a larger field of view of 50º. The glasses were announced with suggested values ??of $ 1,000 and $ 1,800respectively.