The initial success of industrial smart glasses is encouraging, but not every factory floor will adopt them overnight. Cost is certainly a pain point—aside from Glass, other smart glasses like those manufactured by Epson can set a company back anywhere from $700 to $2,000. Still, he has high hopes for wider adoption as more lower-priced devices enter the market.
Data from ABI Research shows that by 2022, there will be 32.7 million total smart glasses shipments, a significant increase from the 223,000 in 2017. Read the rest at eMarketer.