Posted by: Invision Optometry in Category Lenses
A digital lens is to eyeglasses what HD technology was to TV. High-definition lens and digital lens are words used interchangeably to describe eyeglass lenses made using computer controlled surfacing equipment. While traditional eyeglass lenses are made using an abrasive grinding process, a digital lens is manufactured using computer controlled laser technology that is much more precise than conventional tools. In other words, the eyeglass lenses are optimized precisely for your eyes. Although eyeglasses correct vision to 20/20, some people may not be satisfied with how they see. For some, it may be their vision is impaired by glare while driving at night, and for others, a simple lack of consistency in clarity. A digital lens is designed to provide you with sharper vision in all lighting conditions. So, no matter what the eyeglass prescription is, a digital lens provides the sharpest vision possible.
What Are HD Lenses?
An HD lens is designed to provide shaper vision in all lighting conditions including reduced glare while driving at night. HD lenses are tailored not only to your specific prescription, but also the frames in which they are placed, and how those frames fit your face. The result, eyeglass lenses that provide a clearer, more accurate visual experience. Just like a finger print; every prescription, face, and frame are unique. Instead of using the one size fits all method of producing eyeglasses, an HD lens also known as a digital lens, can be personalized to your vision and lifestyle needs. For this reason, anyone who wears eyeglasses can upgrade their vision to a high-definition experience with this type of eyeglass lens.
Digital Lens (HD Lens): The Benefits
For anyone looking to get the best possible vision from their eyeglasses, a digital lens is the answer. That’s because they are customized precisely for your one-of-a-kind eyes. In fact, they are custom-made for your specific needs, right down to the frame, prescription, and even your lifestyle. Think of it as a tailor for your eyes providing you with an exact prescription, and up to 20% wider vision channels for both intermediate and near distances. One the most important benefits of HD lenses is that it can correct unique vision problems, leaving you with the clearest, sharpest, and brightest eyesight possible. This is true whether you have 20/20 vision, astigmatism, or are nearsighted or farsighted. Some of the other benefits include:
- Customized to your eyes
- Optimizes your lenses to fit your frames
- Sharper, crisper vision and image quality
- Improved clarity and reduced distortion
- Improved vision in all lighting conditions
- Reduces glare and improves nighttime vision
- Wider field of vision
- Improves contrast making things brighter & colors better
Eyeglass Lens Options
Choosing the right lens depends on your prescription, personal preference, and lifestyle. Although everyone can benefit from the accuracy of a digital lens prescription, the most drastic difference can be seen by those with high prescriptions and large amounts of astigmatism. Contact us today at (619) 222-2020 to learn how we can help you see your best.