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Vuzix says its M-Series smart glasses now fully support 28 languages

Vuzix Corporation (NASDAQ:VUZI), a leading supplier of smart glasses and augmented reality (AR) technology and products, has announced the release of an OS update, Version 2.5, for its M400 and M4000 smart glasses. The Rochester, New York-based company noted that the update follows on the heels of its recently expanded distribution footprint in Europe and Asia, and provides increased language support, including voice recognition of speech commands, for 28 languages. “Vuzix smart glasses are presently being used in a long list of countries around the world for a variety of applications and it is important for us to provide as much regional language support as possible,” the company’s CEO Paul Travers said in a statement. “With this latest release, our M-Series smart glasses now provide the broadest language support of any smart glasses in the market.” READ: Vuzix collaborates with Ohana One and TeleVU to provide medical support to doctors in war-torn Ukraine With this latest OS release, Vuzix’ said its M-series smart glasses now support, in addition to English, German, Spanish, French, Japanese, Mandarin and Cantonese, the following languages:  Arabic Bulgarian Czech Danish Dutch Farsi Finnish Greek Hebrew Hindi Hungarian Italian Indonesian Korean Norwegian Polish Portuguese Russian Swedish Thai Turkish The company said it will host a webinar with Vivoka at 11am ET on May 5, 2022, to demonstrate and discuss this expanded language support. The webinar can be accessed through this link: https://vuzix.zoom.us/webinar/register/2716505562442/WN_6dATQ2nYTA-BM9IZUILkgA Vuzix holds 246 patents and patents pending and numerous IP licenses in the Video Eyewear field. The company has won Consumer Electronics Show (or CES) awards for innovation for the years 2005 to 2022 and several wireless technology innovation awards among others.  The company’s products include personal displays and wearable computing devices that offer users a portable high-quality viewing experience, and provide solutions for mobility, wearable displays and augmented reality. Contact the author at stephen.gunnion@proactiveinvestors.com