iPhone 7 pre-orders start on September 9 and ships on September 16

apple-liveblog0780 Now that Apple introduced the iPhone 7 and 7 Plus, it’s time to look at this year’s iPhone lineup. The iPhone 7 and 7 Plus will be available to pre-order on September 9 and will ship a week later on September 16. The base iPhone 7 model with 32GB will cost $ 649. There will be a 128GB model as well as a 256GB model. Usually, you have to pay $ 100 more to get more gigs. The 32GB iPhone… Read More

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Sony’s PlayStation VR headset bundle will cost $500, pre-orders start March 22

playstationvr Earlier this week, Sony announced that its PlayStation VR would be available for the low price of just $ 399. Given that competing VR headsets like the Oculus are at least $ 200 more expensive, people were pretty excited about it. In fact, purchases of the PlayStation camera went up 3000 percent on Amazon (Move controllers went up 1000 percent), according to Ars Technica. Turns out, interest in… Read More

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HTC claims 15,000 pre-orders in 10 minutes for its Vive VR headset

HTC Vive MWC A possible tidbit of early sales data for one of 2016’s flagship virtual reality systems: the HTC-Valve Vive has apparently racked up more than 15,000 pre-orders in less than 10 minutes, according to a tweet by HTC VR dev Shen Ye. Read More

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Microsoft Launches Pre-Orders For HoloLens Development Kit, Will Start Shipping March 30

MSHoloLens_GroupShot_wAcc_WhtBG_V2_RGB When Microsoft first announced HoloLens, its mixed-reality hardware platform, many of us assumed it was little more than a cool demo that was meant to stir up excitement for the company. But it was clearly more than that and starting today, Microsoft will start taking pre-orders from developers who have applied for a unit. Developers who get an invite will be able to buy a unit for $ 3,000.… Read More

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HTC Vive Pre-Orders Will Open On February 29

HTC Vive product 4 The HTC-Valve partnership, which uncloaked last spring to reveal the pair working on a virtual reality experience called Vive, continues to push towards a consumer release — with their VR headset slated to ship in April 2016. Read More

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