ANRRI Blue Light Blocking Computer & Gaming Glasses

Last updated date: October 22, 2020

DWYM Score
9.3

ANRRI Blue Light Blocking Computer & Gaming Glasses

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Overall Take

These glasses are constructed from durable TR-90 plastic that makes them both light and flexible. They can easily contour to fit any face and will work with most any outfit. The eyepieces are just as resistant to wear as the frames, making this an ideal pair of glasses for heavy use. In our analysis of 27 expert reviews, the ANRRI ANRRI Blue Light Blocking Gaming Glasses placed 2nd when we looked at the top 9 products in the category. For the full ranking, see below.

Editor's Note October 22, 2020:
Checkout The Best Gaming Glasses for a detailed review of all the top gaming glasses.

Expert Summarized Score
9.4
5 expert reviews
User Summarized Score
9.2
10,379 user reviews
Our Favorite Video Reviews
What experts liked
Because TR90 is flexible, these glasses are also able to help contour against your face. With respect to durability, that flexibility helps a great deal. If you drop them from a short distance, they basically bounce because the material is good at absorbing and releasing energy.
- Nerd Tech
The eyepieces can withstand scratches, dents, and regular use.
- Industry Ears
Their tortoiseshell print and simple frames, these glasses look great whether you’re in the office or shopping on the weekend. The plastic materials are super-lightweight for maximum comfort.
- Best Choice Reviews
It has a polycarbonate lens, which is very durable and includes a plastic frame. This has a stylish look and gives you a comfortable experience. Furthermore, this is safe to use and lets you use computers for extended hours. It will enhance your look and gives you a professional feel.
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From The Manufacturer

Enjoy your digital time, NO worry about eye fatigue, blurred vision and headache.

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An Overview On Gaming Glasses

Do you know what the biggest challenge for many gamers is these days? No, it’s not a horde of aliens or the final boss in “Final Fantasy VII.” It’s eyestrain, and it can be a serious problem — especially on marathon gaming sessions.

If you suffer from exceptionally tired eyes or even migraines due to extended screen time, blue light might be the culprit. Luckily, there are now gaming glasses specifically designed to block a good percentage of those light frequencies and mitigate eyestrain. And while they’re usually marketed to gamers, they can be helpful for anyone who spends a lot of time in front of their devices.

First, a bit of science to explain what “blue light” is and why it can have an adverse effect. Light appearance is usually measured in degrees Kelvin, and can range from 1,000 K to around 10,000 K. “Warm” light is on the lower end of that spectrum, while “cool” light tends to be over 5,000. While a blank computer or TV screen might look white, most devices emit cool light of about 6,500 K or greater, putting it on the same wavelength as the color blue. This blue light is received by the retinas and can damage them with too much exposure.

Gaming glasses have a special lens coating that can block some percentage of that blue light and keep it from reaching your retinas. That percentage can vary between about 35% to 90%, so you may want to choose based on the sensitivity of your eyes. The strongest lenses may have an amber coloring, while ones with more modest protection may not have any coloring at all and be indistinguishable from regular glasses.

For a bit extra, you may be able to get photochromic lenses that change their tint in response to the level of light. These can be handy if you’re playing or using your computer in outdoor conditions. Some gaming glasses may also offer UV protection, which helps block harmful light frequencies from the sun. If your eyes are sensitive to light in general, you might even consider getting these for use inside and outside the house. Anti-glare coating can be another helpful perk, especially if your television or screen faces a window where the sun shines in.

DWYM Fun Fact

So much for the stereotype of the lonely four-eyed nerd: A 2011 study in the Swiss Journal of Psychology had people rate men’s faces with or without glasses on a number of criteria. While those without glasses were generally considered to be more attractive, men with glasses gave the impression of being not only more intelligent, but more successful as well.

The Gaming Glasses Buying Guide

You may have seen BluBlockers advertised for years now, but that particular brand — while effective at what it does — isn’t the best for gamers. They are sunglasses, with lenses that are made to block the much higher levels of blue light that we get from the sun. If you try to use them indoors, you’ll block so much blue light that it will make it hard to see the screen.

In addition to contributing to eyestrain, blue light can affect your sleep. Blue light does have benefits: Exposure to blue light during daylight hours helps us maintain a healthy circadian rhythm. Too much exposure at night via screens can throw that off, though.