Magic Leaps cheapest headsets will cost as much as a high-end phone, says CEO
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Magic Leap is planning multiple editions of its augmented reality glasses for different levels of consumers and professionals, with the cheapest starting at the price of a higher-end mobile phone to higher-end tablet, says company president and CEO Rony Abovitz. I think were trying to establish certain tiers were not going to be a single-product company over time, Abovitz told an audience during an interview at Recodes Code Media conference today.
Abovitz says the Magic Leap One, a creator edition headset thats supposed to be coming out this year, falls somewhere in the middle of Magic Leaps price range. We will have a product line in that price point probably for the companys history, and well probably have some above…