Snap Inc., a parent company of Snapchat, has finally given a surprise its users. Yes, the coolest and most in demand cameras are now available on its online store. Now you do not have to search for a Snapbot vending machine. These beautiful glasses- camera came in the market, September last year. And these spectacles became a hot selling product quickly. At that time these were available at specific places only and finding a Snapbot vending machine was a time taking task. Now, you do not need to wait, just add in your bucket online and place the order.
Things you should know about these spectacles
These Snapchat Spectacles sport built-in camera that records a 10-second video clip. Further, you can send this clip to your snapchat app and view in your app as well. It can captures images with an 115-degree field of view that is similar to the human eye’s natural field of view.
You do not have to pay extra bucks to order from its online store. The company has launched these glasses online store with the same price tag $129 as on Snapbot vending machine.
These spectacles are available on its website coral, teal and black finishes the same as before.
Earlier the buyers were able to buy only two pairs per person only. Now, they can place an order for 6 pairs of glasses per person.
Buyers have started placing their orders online quickly. This sudden surge may delay delivery of orders as of now. This is not something unexpected, as this is the first time when these spectacles are available for users to buy online.
Initially, people were facing many problems in getting these camera glasses. They were not easily available. The company has gone one step further and taken this decision. Now, this step has created a buzz around the market, and some more buyers are lined up.
This strategic move comes after Snapchat’s parent company, Snap, filed for IPO in early February. It has said that spectacles do not generate a good revenue for the company. Snap did not disclose the revenue for spectacles, though.
Snap Inc. filed amended IPO last week. It has gone public and decided to sell off 230 million shares. The price range of these shares will $14 to $16 per share. Further, this will give it a valuation of $19.5 billion to $22.2 billion. The company has announced that this amount will go redesigning its infrastructure. Hopefully, as you are already aware, this company has signed a deal of $1 billion with e-commerce giant Amazon for its cloud services. Earlier it has signed a deal $2 billion with Google.