Spectacles: The First Social Media Sunglasses That Records Videos With Tap Of Button

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I know you love a well fitting pair of  Sunglasses! How about a pair of smart sunglasses from a social media company that records videos at your eye level?! As technology continues to advance super fast,  video recording capabilities can now be done with sunglasses too.

With Spectacles from Snapchat (rebranded as Snap Inc.,), rather than taking out your smartphone and snapping, now you can just tap a small button on your spectacles to record what the glasses currently sees. Evan Spiegel, the CEO of Snap., Inc refers to his video sharing glasses Spectacles as a toy.

What is Spectacles and How it Works?

Spectacles is the smart Sunglasses from Snapchat (rebranded as Snap Inc.). Spectacles, the first hardware product from Snap Inc., initially appear to be a normal pair of sunglasses. Spectacles has an inbuilt camera that uses a 115-degree-angle lens wider than the smartphone’s camera and records the video in circular view just like human vision.

When you wear the Spectacles and you see something worth recording, tap a button near the hinge and it records up to 10 seconds of video. Each tap of the button records another clip. As you record your hands are free to focus on the video. Spectacles videos syncs wirelessly to a smartphone, making it easy to share.

Spectacles The First Sunglasses That Records Videos With Tap Of Button

Spectacles video sunglasses are available for sale on the official site. Spectacles come in one-size that fits all and are available in black, teal or coral colors. How cool is to wear smart glasses?


  • The moment you see you record a video with just a tap at eye level is an exciting feature.


  • It records only for 10 seconds which is very short. if you want to record more, you need to tap, tap, tap…….
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