The HVC-C Human Vision Components Consumer Model by healthcare electronics maker Omron is a smart image sensor that can automatically estimate your age, gender, age, facial expression, gaze, and even indications of your state of mind. It recognizes faces and the system can match how you look with five facial expression patterns. The HVC-C fits in the palm of your hand and has Bluetooth and wi-fi connection to apps on your phone.
Making use of Omron's Okao computer vision algorithms previously only available for industrial use, the new consumer model of the gadget will surely be an integral part of any smart home in the future. It will come in handy for monitoring young babies and children while they sleep, as well as forming part of a home security system. Keep an eye on who is at your door or monitor the kids while they play by themselves.
The Omron HVC-C Human Vision Components Consumer Model features: