Sony STW-C140GI are the Entertainment Access Glasses with Audio, the holographic technology and a STWA-C101 Data Transmitter are here to give you a natural subtitle movie experience in any movie you want. So, next time you go to watch a foreign language movie or a friend has hearing difficulties, you can carry these glasses with you and you will ses closed caption text seemingly superimposed onto the movie picture. These glasses are right now only compatible with Sony’s 4K Digital Cinemas.
These glasses from Sony are rightfully called Entertainment Access Glasses because they help people not only with hearing difficulties, but also with visual impairments. Every glass has a pair of tiny projectors that brings the subtitles just in front of your eyes. Whats more, these glasses support 3D too and you can adjust the size, color, position and language of the captions. Whereas, the audio function allows connection of third-party headphones to the caption glasses’ receiver box.
You will be surprised to know that these pair of glasses are not at a concept stage. They’re already in production, and the hearing impaired can find them at some Regal Cinema locations already. Check out this video from SGNL -