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Yet another contender for the best headset evah' If you have the money!

 

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6000$ headset? 

Good Lord. 


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1 hour ago, chass32 said:

6000$ headset? 

Good Lord. 

Well, as soon as you mention the words "business" or Professional" prices tend to get silly, often times for no discernable reason.

In this case there is probably a bit of a reason, but I would suspect this technology will translate downwards to other, consumer facing headsets eventually and prices will drop. The question of course, is how soon that will happen.

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Thanks for sharing this. Really contributed to my understanding of the existing technology. 

Sounds like a good bit of the cost could be the custom glass lens.

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1 hour ago, yurei said:

Sounds like a good bit of the cost could be the custom glass lens.

I suspect so.

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