Microsoft HoloLens Development Edition goes up for pre-order

Last Updated: 1 March, 2016

Microsoft has announced that the developer edition of HoloLens augmented reality headset is now available for pre-order in the US and Canada. The Windows10-powered device carries a price tag of $3,000 and will start shipping in the US and Canada from March 30.

“Developers who purchase HoloLens will have immediate access to hundreds of UWP apps through the Windows Store – great and familiar apps like OneDrive, Maps, Remote Desktop, People, Movies & TV, Groove Music and Microsoft Office apps,”Microsoft said in a blog post.


“The Microsoft HoloLens Development Edition also gives developers access to a showcase of holographic app experiences to help get them started.”

However, there is no word on when the consumer version of the device will hit the stores.