‘Hologrambril Hololens appears only in 2019’
The augmentedrealitybril (AR) Hololens from Microsoft will probably in 2019 to be released.
That report Thurrott on the basis of sources familiar with Microsoft’s AR-plans. The company has officially nothing is confirmed.
The second version of the Hololens, where Microsoft is currently working on, would not be for ordinary customers to be released.
Instead, the company will immediately go to work with the third-generation Hololens. This variant of the AR eyewear is expected in 2019 to be released. It is unclear whether a consumer version is released, or that it goes to a new prototype.
Demo of Microsoft Hololens
Microsoft would fear that the second Hololens too far behind is the competition. Competitors such as Magic Leap in terms of technology further than the current Microsoft-tinted glasses, what the company wants to solve before the Hololens is on the market. Therefore, according to the sources, a third version is needed.
At the time sells Microsoft the Hololens, but this is an early prototype specifically for software developers, based on the first version. These glasses cost $ 3,000.