From our offices in downtown Vancouver, I can see the snow that has blanketed our coastal mountains in the past week. Despite what the calendar may say, winter is here. Last weekend, I got my first crack of the year at Whistler and the chance to experience our newest HUD, Recon Snow2. Here’s the lowdown:
Recon’s Snow2 overhauled with new operating platform and dual-core processor for 3x processing power and a 35% increase in battery life
18 November 2013, Vancouver - Recon Instruments, the award winning technology company behind the world’s first consumer Heads-up Displays (HUD) for sports, has introduced the fourth generation of their heads up display for skiers and snowboarders, the Recon Snow2. As with previous versions of Recon’s snow HUD, Snow2 has been designed to work with goggles from the world’s leading manufacturers including Oakley, Smith, Scott, Uvex, Alpina, Briko and Zeal.
Snow2 is also available as a stand-alone unit that can replace an older Recon HUD from Recon’s website for $399. The product is also available at Apple.com and in Apple retail stores worldwide in partnership with Oakley and specialty ski and snowboard retailers in partnership with Smith, Oakley and Zeal.
26th September 2013, Vancouver – Recon Instruments, the award winning technology company behind the world’s first consumer Heads-up Displays (HUD) for sports, is pleased to announce that Intel Capital has made a significant investment in the company. The funding will support Recon’s product development, marketing and global sales expansion. Recon Instruments will also benefit from Intel Capital’s expertise in manufacturing, operations and technology.
Complete information regarding Recon Instruments and its newest product, the Recon Jet, can be found at www.reconinstruments.com.
26th June 2013, Vancouver – Recon Instruments, the award winning technology company behind the world’s first consumer Heads-up Displays (HUD) for sports, has launched Recon Jet. A limited quantity of their high-performance HUDs, integrated on sports sunglasses, are available for pre-order today for a limited time price of $499 at jet.reconinstruments.com.
Recon Instruments Reveals Recon Jet Heads-up Display Integrated with High-Performance Sunglasses at Google I/O
15th May 2013, San Francisco – Recon Instruments, the award winning technology company behind the world’s first consumer Heads-up Display (HUD) for sports, is proud to be showing an early version of Recon Jet, their hotly anticipated high-performance HUD at Google I/O, Google’s annual developer conference, which starts today.
Welcome to the first blog from Recon Instruments. We decided to start a blog as a good way to let you know what we’re thinking here at the company and also to let you know our point of view on technology, sports and the intersection between those two worlds. I hope you find it thought provoking. Let us know what you think.
Recon Instruments Releases Recon Operating System for Heads-up Display, including 3D Interactive Navigation
19th November 2012, Vancouver – Recon Instruments, award-winning innovator of Heads-up Display (HUD) technology for action sports, today released ReconOS, the company’s latest software that delivers a completely new experience to Recon’s MOD Live HUD customers.
31st October 2012, Vancouver – Recon Instruments, award-winning innovator of Heads-up Display (HUD) technology for action sports, is proud to announce Oakley as their latest brand partner. This partnership has led to the development of the new Oakley Airwave™ ski and snowboard goggle, combining Recon’s pioneering HUD technology with Oakley’s best goggle technologies. World leaders in their respective fields, Recon Instruments and Oakley have completely re-defined the on-hill experience for both athletes and recreational skiers and snowboarders.