Snapchat Spectacles merchandising machine web page begins 24-hour countdown to subsequent location
Snapchat’s going to be promoting Spectacles at one other location in just below 24 hours as of Saturday morning, as the corporate’s Snapbot locator web page began a 24 hour countdown timer as of seven AM PT (10 AM ET). The sleeping bot on Snap’s Spectacles locator web page will presumably get replaced by an up to date map when the countdown runs out, exhibiting you have been the lovable merchandising machine will subsequent seem to promote the video capturing sun shades.
Spectacles went on sale this previous week with no actual advance discover, through a single merchandising machine that popped up at Venice Seaside close to Snapchat’s authentic HQ. The one machine allotted $130 Spectacles to buyers who made their method down, and went by a number of reloads (vans got here in and refilled the field each 100 pairs or so), with lengthy traces forming all through the day.
Early impressions from customers of each the merchandising expertise and of utilizing the Specs themselves are good, and Spectacles are being resold on eBay for as a lot as $2,300. Extra stock in a brand new metropolis would possibly assist drop these inflated aftermarket costs, however that may rely on what number of of this stuff Snapchat truly has to promote and what number of locations they go to with the Snapbot, together with how rapidly hype continues to develop.