Vuzix Blade® OS Version 2.8 - Release Notes

Home App/Notifications App

  • Resolved issues with notifications not syncing after reboot on iOS

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  • Resolved connectivity issues with iOS 13 devices

Control App

  • Improved stability and performance for media control
  • Fixed an issue where Control would report "Unknown" if no music was playing

Settings App

  • Added the ability to configure Static IP addresses under advance WiFi settings
  • Modified Bluetooth profile naming scheme
  • Improved Bluetooth volume management
  • Added a new regulatory image for China and South Africa certification for the Blade


  • Modified available symbols while using the on-screen soft-keyboard for number and symbol entry
  • Added OTA status popups
  • Applied security patches to bring the Blade OS up to compliance as of the October 2019 bulletin.
    • For more information on these security bulletins, refer to the official Android Security Bulletin page here.
  • Various bug fixes