Cisco Systems said today that it will cut the price of its consumer video-conferencing product called Umi.
The product, which first hit the market in October, will now come in two versions. The original product, which transmits video in 1080p resolution, will cost $499 instead of $599. And the company will offer a $399 version that offers 720p video resolution. There will also be a free software client available for PCs and Macs later this year.
The service will be reduced from $25 a month to $99 for the year or $9.95 a month.
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