Tailwinds’ Take: very positive news as this shows the technology is proven for mass distribution and that production is increasing as forecasted since their move to China.
ROCHESTER, N.Y., June 13, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Vuzix® Corporation (NASDAQ: VUZI), (“Vuzix” or, the “Company”), a leading supplier of Smart Glasses, Augmented Reality (AR) and Virtual Reality (VR) technologies and products for the consumer and enterprise markets, is pleased to announce that the Company has removed the “Pre-Order” restriction status of the M300 Smart Glasses on the Vuzix website so that they can be openly purchased. It has also launched a line of accessories for the M300, which was built and designed specifically for the enterprise. The M300 Smart Glasses are now available for purchase by Vuzix value added resellers (VARs), registered developers, Enterprise companies, and the general public.
The Vuzix M300 Smart Glasses leverage the company’s proprietary rail system, which enables a variety of M300 industrial mounting options including; left or right eye users, hardhats, safety glasses, traditional glasses as well as medical headbands. The versatility of the device coupled with slide and play mounting options makes the M300 an ideal solution for enterprise workers across diverse environments including construction, manufacturing, field service, warehousing and logistics, telemedicine and Biopharma.
The Vuzix M300 accessory line includes items like hot swappable on-frame batteries, left and right eye safety helmet mounts, 9000 mA external battery, micro USB power adaptors as well as a prescription ready safety glasses kit and an M300 carrying case. The full line of M300 accessories can be accessed through the following link: http://files.vuzix.com/Content/pdfs/Vuzix-Accessories-Catalogue-v6_17.pdf. If you are interested in placing an order for the M300 you can do so through the following link in the United States https://www.vuzix.com/Products/AddToCart/68 or through our European link https://www.vuzix.eu/Products/AddToCart/68.
About Vuzix Corporation
Vuzix is a leading supplier of Smart-Glasses, Augmented Reality (AR) and Virtual Reality (VR) technologies and products for the consumer and enterprise markets. The Company’s products include personal display and wearable computing devices that offer users a portable high quality viewing experience, provide solutions for mobility, wearable displays and virtual and augmented reality. Vuzix holds 51 patents and 39 additional patents pending and numerous IP licenses in the Video Eyewear field. The Company has won Consumer Electronics Show (or CES) awards for innovation for the years 2005 to 2017 and several wireless technology innovation awards among others. Founded in 1997, Vuzix is a public company (NASDAQ: VUZI) with offices in Rochester, NY, Oxford, UK and Tokyo, Japan.
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Released June 13, 2017