Gimme drone, VR

November 18, 2016 in technology

Virtual realityUS consumers are set to purchase 1.2 million drones, 700,000 virtual reality headsets and 4.5 million 4K UHF TVs during the course of the fourth-quarter holiday season. And some 114 million adults are aiming to buy tech or tech accessories during Black Friday Week, according to research from the Consumer Technology Association.

“Outside of the tech perennials, expect to see front-page circular deals from a variety of retailers on emerging products including drones, virtual reality and digital assistant devices such as the Amazon Echo or Google Home,” says Shawn DuBravac, chief economist, CTA.


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