Allowing businesses to continue operations seamlessly with easy to integrate remote collaboration devices.

Around the world the way we do business is changing, due to social distancing many of us have to look at new and innovative ways to carry out daily tasks. VisionID can offer a number of remote solutions that will enable your business to stay operational, while maintaining social distance.

Best in Class Handsfree Remote Technology Solutions.

Remote Technology Applications:


  • Emergency technical assistance
  • Troubleshooting product failures
  • Remote mentoring and training
  • Digital workflow
  • Damaged equipment inspection
  • Site inspection & walkthrough
  • Quality assurance inspections
  • Factory Acceptance Testing

Industry Applications:

Manufacturing & Life Sciences

Factory Acceptance Testing, Machine Maintenance, Remote Training, Work in Progress, Digital workflow.


Site inspection & walkthrough, recording health and safety incidents.


Remote Consultations, Theatre and Operating, Remote Training./p>


Standard Safe Edition

HMT-1 Product Page



Intrinsically Safe Edition

HMT-1Z1 Product Page





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RealWear’s Top 10 Customer Questions Answered

Our customers are rapidly shifting towards a full digitalization strategy, and their adoption of RealWear’s head-mounted devices has significantly spiked since the start of COVID-19. Whatever your reasons for adopting this new technology, this transition can be difficult to navigate. 

To kickstart your journey, whether you’re a project lead, IT specialist or HSE manager, here are the most common questions answered by our solution engineers. 

"The opportunities for us are endless; The HMT-1 will be used on many sites where we will be able to share examples and knowledge across our projects. This will enhance our digital transformation; it will be better for our people, enabling them to manage their time better, making them more efficient, safer and reduces our carbon footprint."

Brian Landers
Group Procurement Manager
STS Group

The RealWear HMT-1 (Head-Mounted Tablet) is the world’s first hands-free Android™ tablet class wearable computer for industrial workers. A fully rugged head-mounted device, use it in wet, dusty, hot, dangerous and loud industrial environments. The high-resolution micro display fits just below your line of sight and views like a 7” tablet. It’s an industrial dashboard: there when you need it and out of your way when you don’t.

Our full guide on how to wear the HMT-1 covers:

  1. Determining Left- or Right-Eye Configuration
  2. Preparing the HMT
  3. Ensuring proper head-mounting accessories are in place
  4. Putting on the HMT
  5. Fitting the HMT
  6. Adjusting the fit
  7. Turning on the HMT
  8. Fine tuning

Everyone’s requirements are different depending on where you work, and hardhats and other head protection come in many shapes and sizes. That’s why RealWear is committed to working with as many varieties and classes of personal protection equipment as possible. While we sell a few clips online as well as 3D printable downloads, we’ve designed custom clips for many of our customers special requirements.

RealWear currently supports 13 main languages, and our development team will continue to add more based on demand.

At the moment there are: English (USA, Great Britain, Australia, India), Spanish, Italian, French, Portuguese, German, Polish, Russian, Chinese (Mandarin and Traditional), Japanese, Korean, Thai, Indonesian.

Read more about supported languages.

The out-of-box experience is similar to a standard Android tablet – you can take videos, photos, browse cloud-based storage and record dictation. 

  • Document navigator is a built-in system on the HMT to enable users in the field to read documentation.  
  • Voice dictation which allows the user to speak in full sentences. 

The HMT-1 works with powerful software applications from over 200 software partners, each optimized for completely hands-free voice control. That means no scrolling, swiping, or tapping – just simple voice commands.  The most common categories include: 

  • Remote Mentor / Remote Assistance
    The HMT’s camera allows an expert to “see what I see” and support from anywhere in the world to help guide the user through a job task. 
  • Workflows 
    Digital Workflow solutions provide visual instructions, checklists, data entry, and visual documentation of completed steps while on the go.  
  • IoT Data visualization 
    Industrial IoT solutions with RealWear HMT-1 provide operators the real-time data they need when operating, inspecting, or maintaining equipment. 

There are three ways: 

  1. Connect the device to your local WIFI network 

    The HMT supports the 2.4G and 5 GHz Wi-Fi and our most recent update (Release 11.2) will allow you to choose the frequency manually.
  2. Connect to mobile hotspot with integrated sim card. 

    The RealWear HMT-1 can be connected to a personal hotspot however please check with your IT Administrator for company security procedures. Bluetooth is enabled via personal hotspot, external pack and Wi-Fi.  It can also work with private LTE networks (ie OnGo/CBRS).
  3. LTE 4G Modem for the HMT-1 

    The LTE Modem is an accessory for the HMT-1 that creates a 4G cellular link. The Modem attaches securely to the HMT-1 battery-side and connects via micro-USB. With a Micro-SIM card (not included), the customer can access multiple regional cellular networks. 

RealWear offers a full range of accessories, which you can connect via cable or Bluetooth. Find our full list of accessories.  

There are multiple options for securing devices on a corporate or facility network. These range from native Android features such as user profiles and PIN numbers to enterprise Mobile Device Management systems, many of whom have optimized their solutions for the HMT-1/HMT-1Z1, to RealWear’s Foresight Cloud platformprovides some basic management features. 

As we use Android Open Source Project (AOSP), which offers all the security from the Android platform without the Google Mobile Services (GMS), users are unable to download malicious software from the Google PlayStore. 

We are happy to discuss your organization’s enterprise security approach and advise you on how the HMT-1 can securely fit into your environment with confidence. Please contact us to arrange for a detailed conversation with our product team. 

RealWear has always focused on providing 100% hands-free devices for the industrial worker, which means voice-activated and operable in loud, wet and dusty environments. In the industrial environment, whether you’re using gloves, are wearing PPE or you’re using power tools, any of these scenarios would be dangerous if you don’t have the use of your hands. Find country specific safety certificates

On the intrinsic safety side, the HMT-1Z1 is the first head-mounted device that is capable of meeting the Class 1/Div 1 standard (or ATEX Zone 1 in Europe). 

In times of COVID-19, it’s also important to keep your device clean.  Find information on how to clean your device here. 

Training is crucial to internal adoption and to the success of your deployments. The RealWear team is here to guide you through workshops, online and on-site meetings, which includes: 

  • Customized end-user training 
  • Train the trainer program (T3) 
  • Developer Academy

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