Vuzix Blade® OS Version 2.13 - Release Notes

Touchpad and Gestures

  • Allows the touchpad to be used as a mouse pointer. Enable this by selecting "Mouse" mode in Settings > Device > Touchpad.
  • Usage:
    • Swipe with one finger to move the cursor.
    • Tap with one finger to click the screen at the cursor.
    • Swipe with two fingers to scroll the view.
    • Tap with two fingers to go back.
  • Adds settings:
    • Touchpad Mode.
    • *Pointer Speed.
    • *Invert Pointer X-Axis.
    • *Invert Scroll X-Axis.
  • Adds Touchpad Mode setting to power menu.

PDF Viewer App

  • Adds a default PDF viewer to handle system file view requests.
    • Open PDFs by selecting the file in the PDF Viewer app.


  • 802.11 Roaming improvements.


  • Updates to GPS logic to support Google Maps when using Companion Location.

Audio and Speech Recognition

  • Provides better interactions with BT headphones and Assistants.

OTA and Recovery

  • Improved the OTA process while system is in Japanese


  • Localization updates.
  • Bug fixes.


  • Updates HudResources.
  • Updates HudActionMenu.

*Applies to Mouse mode only.