6 Jan 2022
Optinvent designs and produces geometric/reflective optical waveguides, which are unique due to their construction from monolithic injection molded plastic elements. Their chief use is in augmented reality glasses, but they are also used in avionics applications. The upcoming generation can expand images in 2D. The company also used to produce smart glasses with their waveguides but has pivoted towards being a pure waveguide design house.
24 Aug 2015
Optinvent is a technology company in Rennes, France, developing the ORA-1 smartglasses, making the company one of the few companies in the highly active space for smart eyewear with a product offering that's currently available for sale, albeit to developers only at this stage.