The Vision Pro From Apple Is Set To Debut In The US the Following Month
Apple is set to bring the Vision Pro headset to market, initially targeting the American consumer base. The leading tech firm has declared that this cutting-edge spatial computing headset is slated for launch in the United States starting February 2, 2024, with pre-order opportunities opening as early as January 19, 2024.
Apple's CEO, Tim Cook, proclaimed, "We're entering the spatial computing era." He added, "The Apple Vision Pro is the most sophisticated consumer tech ever devised. Its enchanting and groundbreaking user interface promises to transform how we engage, create, and discover."
Heralded as a revolutionary system, the Vision Pro aims to alter our approach to computing for both collaborative and individual purposes. Leveraging its visionOS operating system, the device intends to merge digital environments with our physical reality, offering users intuitive control through eye tracking, hand gestures, and voice commands. The true impact of the device and whether it will succeed in this bold vision is yet to be determined.
The Vision Pro will hit the market at a premium cost of $3,499, with higher price points for models featuring upgraded storage capacity. Additionally, consumers can invest in supplementary accessories like Optical Inserts catering to eyeglass wearers, with prices ranging from $99 to $149.
As for Apple's plans for releasing the Vision Pro beyond the U.S. shores, the company has yet to disclose any specific dates for a global launch.