Apple AR Headset Could Cost Consumers Over $2,000
Monday January 17, 2022. 05:14 PM , from Slashdot/Apple
Apple's long-rumored mixed-reality headset could cost consumers over $2,000 when it eventually ships, with a report claiming the expensive development and components justifies the potential price. From a report: The lengthly development process of the Apple VR headset has resulted in a long wait for its release, with a possibility of a launch in late 2022 or delayed into 2023. While it is anticipated to be a premium device, with pricing rumors between $1,000 and $3,000, Apple may be planning to go closer to the middle of that range. Apple has internally discussed price points for the headset 'above $2,000,' according to Bloomberg's Mark Gurman in his 'Power On' newsletter. Though Apple usually does charge a premium for its hardware over its rivals, the company is apparently doing so because of 'some of its internal technologies.'
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