LG at the moment introduced a handful of huge upgrades to its PuriCare Wearable Air Purifier — the masks with built-in followers and filters that the corporate . These embrace a extra environment friendly motor and, most notably, a microphone and speaker for amplifying the wearer’s voice once they communicate.
The PuriCare masks made waves final yr — notably for the built-in followers that ease respiration for the wearer, whereas additionally cleansing the air. The masks will proceed to make use of HEPA filters, which take away 99.97% of particulates within the air all the way down to zero.three microns in dimension.
The brand new microphone and speaker will assist make up for the masks’s tendency to muffle the voices of wearers.
LG says the masks will launch in Thailand in August, and can develop to different territories as soon as regulators have accredited the expertise.