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We definitely recommend amber lenses over crystalline lenses since they have the added benefit of blocking harsh UV rays and warming up the color of overly bright white screens. However, certain people need to see in true color - designers, artists, etc. We recommend crystalline for them.
You can learn more here: http://www.gunnars.com/technology/lens-tints-ionik/

specool.gif Information to know sir... I love the look of this eyewear. I really hope they work as good as you state!
I will have to order a prescription pair for I do not wear eye contact's... rolleyes.gif
Rep+ to sir for the Info... biggrin.gif
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post #22 of 204
I'm very interested on this lenses.

But I've got some questions:

-I wear glasses due to miopy and astigmatism. Is there a way I can combine both Gunnar glasses and my regular ones?
-How do they exactly work? The amber lenses look like contrast enhancing military glasses, but... What are they in reality?


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post #23 of 204

Interesting, I use glasses with a special coat to protect my eyes from some sort of rays that come from the screen, it looks that these have the same thing, I might consider buying this because my glasses are 5 years old and the lenses are all scratched. Do you sell these in United States?

post #24 of 204
Says these are 20/20 compatible. May be a silly question, but i have 20/13 vision, no glasses. These aren't gonna jack my perception up are they?
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post #25 of 204
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Says these are 20/20 compatible. May be a silly question, but i have 20/13 vision, no glasses. These aren't gonna jack my perception up are they?

Your perception on life is already jacked, not much more anything else could do to it tongue.gif

I might pick up a pair of these, I stare at a monitor for 8-15 hours a day.
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would be nice if you guys made clip ons for people with high prescriptions
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Thanks for the reply. smile.gif Is there a list of Best Buy's with Gunnars right now?

http://www.gunnars.com/retailers/

I am definitely thinking on getting a pair, ever since I switched to contacts full time, my eyes have been drying out a lot. mad.gif

If I were to get a pair, whats the most popular frame?
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Nice! thumb.gif
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I just ordered a pair and it arrived in Afghanistan in 6 days, so far so good they make everything much clearer. I will update everyone how they are after 18 hours looking at the screen.
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post #30 of 204
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Your perception on life is already jacked, not much more anything else could do to it tongue.gif
I might pick up a pair of these, I stare at a monitor for 8-15 hours a day.

Thanks NG. tongue.gif

That was a serious question though... I kinda like having fighter jet vision, y'know?! It shouldn't do anything if they're 20/20 optimized, they don't magnify or shrink, what you see is what you see, but still wanna ask before I drop $100 on glasses. tongue.gif

Another question: What If I buy a pair, and hate the frames? Can I exchange them without paying an arm and a leg in shipping? They'd be non prescription.
Edited by DaClownie - 3/11/12 at 4:37am
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