Apple has some pretty wild ideas for Vision Pro's external screen

An Apple Vision Pro headset with googly eyes
(Image credit: Apple / Carmen Martínez Torrón via Getty Images)

Apple Vision Pro, the tech giant's first entirely new product line, is expected to be released within just weeks. That means that soon the wait will be over and we'll finally be able to test just how radical, and practical, Apple's spatial computing vision is (or at least those prepared to pay $3,499 will).

We'll also get to see if it includes concepts from a new patent granted in the US, which appears to include ideas for the device's external screen. It shows the front of the headset displaying icons and other images that would reveal what the wearer is working on behind the mask. It could also feature sunglasses and cartoonishly exaggerated eyes to make interacting with someone wearing the Vision Pro feel less creepy (we've helpfully mocked up how that might look above).

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Joseph Foley

Joe is a regular freelance journalist and editor at Creative Bloq. He writes news, features and buying guides and keeps track of the best equipment for creatives, from monitors to accessories and office supplies. A veteran news writer and photographer, he now works as a project manager at the London and Buenos Aires-based design, production and branding agency Hermana Creatives, where he manages a team of designers, photographers and video editors who specialise in producing visual content and collaterals for the hospitality sector. He also dances Argentine tango.