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Facebook Inc, in partnership with Ray-Ban, launched its first smart glasses named ‘Ray-Ban Stories’ on Thursday in a step toward its aim of offering true augmented-reality spectacles.It will be available for purchase in 20 style combinations online and in select retail stores in the US, as well as Australia, Canada, Ireland, Italy and the UK
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The glasses, which were created in partnership with Ray-Ban maker EssilorLuxottica, allow wearers to listen to music, take calls or capture photos and short videos and share them across Facebook's services using a companion app. Facebook said the glasses line, called "Ray-Ban Stories," would start at $299.