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Microsoft expands HoloLens distribution in Europe

Thursday 23 November 2017 | 14:07 CET | News
Microsoft is expanding sales of its HoloLens mixed-reality headset in Europe, in agreements with European IT services group Econocom Group and and Germany-based distributor Bechtle. Previously the headset was only available for purchase on the Microsoft Store. 

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Bechtle / Econocom / Microsoft
Countries: Europe
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