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New Partnerships and Products From Waveguide Manufacturer Dispelix

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Waveguides are one approach to AR displays that involve redirecting light onto a lens, kind of like a micro version of a projector and screen. In fact, the last time that Dispelix talked to ARPost it was to announce a partnership with light engine manufacturer Avegant. The two new Dispelix partnerships are ColorChip and Maradin.

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Holographic Waveguides: What You Need To Know To Understand The Smartglasses Market

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But with Dispelix already producing a printed surface relief waveguide, and with Avegant more recently demonstrating a light-field display (using an even more vintage beam-splitter technique), Magic Leap may have lost much of its novelty. Now imagine two of those 90° prisms set side by side. In this configuration one can turn an image 180°.