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SCHOTT RealView®

The immersive world of augmented reality is brought to life with the range of SCHOTT RealView® glass wafers. Whether in smart glasses or head-mounted devices, the high refractive index waveguides provide excellent Field of View for a superior visual experience in consumer and professional environments.
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Exceptionally sharp vision

The peerless build quality of SCHOTT RealView® glass ensures that augmented reality devices deliver the maximum viewing experience. Their perfectly machined surface, with low total thickness variation, generates sharp images and perfect contrast. The wafers’ high refractive index improves Field of View and they are strong yet light, reducing device weight.

Diagram of a series of SCHOTT RealView™ high-index glass wafers for augmented reality applications

Flexible quality

SCHOTT RealView® is flexible enough to fulfill a wide range of customer specifications. Smart glasses with excellent waveguides are used for providing close-up detail for complex manufacturing processes and medical procedures, enhancing business presentations and educational lectures, and generating crisp graphics for gaming and home entertainment.

Explore our SCHOTT RealView® portfolio.

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Meet our experts between 21 - 25 June 2021 and listen to their talk during SPIE Digital Optical Technolgies. They are looking forward to meeting you and having some vibrant discussions.

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21 - 25

SPIE Digital Optical Technologies


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Whether you need more information, samples, a quote, or advice for a project, we would be delighted to talk to you.

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