Wearable technology has revolutionized the way we spend our daily life. You can now perform tough jobs with a simple flick of your wrist or a swift flick of your finger. Numerous wearable tech products are being developed to make your life simpler, faster and easier. One such device is the Myo armband which will allow users to control different devices wirelessly. Myo armband is a gesture control armband which reads the electrical activity of your muscles and lets you control your phone, computer and other digital technologies. The interaction with your digital world is transformed with the wave of your hand.
There are many uses of the Myo armband. Here are the ways in which you can use your Myo armband to make your life easier.
- Use for Smartphones
When you are travelling, it might be difficult to take out your smartphone and change the music you are listening to. The Myo wearable can read gestures and motion and lets you control the music without touching your smartphone. You can skip any music track you don’t want to listen just with a flick of your wrist. It is available for Android and well as iOS.
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- Use for Presentations
With Bluetooth smart technology, the armband can help you to connect to the presentation software that you already use like Adobe Acrobat, Apple Keynote and Microsoft PowerPoint. You just have to wear the band and wave left or right to move the presentation slides back and forth. You can completely focus on delivering the presentation as you don’t have to worry about battery life of the device. It has two lithium ion batteries and power saving technology which keeps the charge intact for many days.
- Use for Multimedia
You can control shows, movies and music in your home with different hand gestures. With a right wave, you can skip the shows, music or movies currently running. By spreading your fingers, you can play and pause and to adjust volume, you have to squeeze your fist. You can pair this wearable with your PC or Mac to control VLC Media Player, iTunes and Netflix.
- Use for Smarthomes
If you have a home with different smart technologies, controlling them will be easier with Myo armband. Use simple hand gestures to control them. You can spread your fingers to turn on or off the smart lights like Philips Hue lights in your home. By waving right and left, you can adjust the mood and for controlling the brightness, you just have to make a fist.
- Use for Radio Control
You can command your radio control toys without the least difficulty. Even RC toys of the future will work beautifully with the Myo armband. The direction and acceleration of the toys can be changed with your arm and you can flip them using gestures. The most intuitive way to control RC technology is by using the Myo armband. You can connect the band with the RC toys with Bluetooth Smart connection, even at a range of up to 50 feet.
If you want to gain some superpowers and feel the need for this wearable in your life, you can pre-order it now for the cost of $199 from the official website.
Are you going to use the Myo armband? Have you used any other wearable technology? We would love to hear from you.