Description

Features

Where to Buy

Adaptive Eyewear Eyeglasses

Adaptive Eyeglasses are spectacles that use adjustable lens technology so that wearers can determine and fix their own prescriptions.

Adaptive Eyewear Eyeglasses

Primary Function: To make low-cost spectacles widely available on a large scale.

Targeted Beneficiaries: Underserved developing world populations with vision problems.

Need Addressed: Eyecare

Uniqueness: These glasses can be used for near or distance vision and users can adjust the power of their lenses with the turn of a dial.

Dimensions: N/A

User Requirements: Turning the adjuster knob pumps fluid into or out of the lens structure, thereby changing the lens power. Once at the desired power, the user seals the lenses and removes the adjusters.

Resources: www.adaptive-eyewear.org/solution.html

Approximate Cost: Currently $5.00 - $10.00, with ultimate goal $1.00.

Adaptive Eyewear Eyeglasses

Geographic Coverage: Not Available

Distributor: Adaptive Eyewear (using technology produced by Adlens).

Primary Contacts: contact@adaptive-eyewear.org

Languages Spoken: English

Phone Number: 44 (0) 1865 980 425

Physical Address: Adaptive Eyewear, Old School, First Turn, Oxford, OX2 8AH, United Kingdom.

Website: http://www.adaptive-eyewear.org/home/

Other Information and Links: www.youtube.com/watch?v=W4OiRjv81BY

Adaptive Eyewear Eyeglasses

Adaptive Eyeglasses are spectacles that use adjustable lens technology so that wearers can determine and fix their own prescriptions.

A Community Enterprise Solutions Group Resource | 2012