COVID-19 made it impossible in many European countries to visit an optician
German online optician Mister Spex is currently offering an online eye test, Ecommerce News found. This way, it becomes the first optician that provides German, Austrian and Swiss customers with the possibility of an individual eye test via an online app.
Although the new service is currently in the beta phase, it enables users to check their eyesight from home and for free.
Despite the test is offered by Mister Spex, it has been developed by the Dutch software company Easee and been tested at the academic medical center UMC in Utrecht.
The test itself takes from 15 to 30 minutes and afterward, the results get validated by optometrists and sent to the customer per email.