SOURCE: Pivothead


November 14, 2012 07:00 ET

Pivothead HD Video Recording Sunglasses Now Available at Sports Authority Stores Nationwide

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - Nov 14, 2012) - Pivothead (, makers of the world's only 1080p High Definition Hands Free (HDHF™) video recording sunglasses for seamlessly chronicling life's everyday adventures, today announced that Sports Authority, one of the nation's largest full-line sporting goods retailers, is carrying select styles of its state-of-the-art, full 1080p HD recording eyewear and premium accessories. Pivothead sunglasses are available nationwide at Sports Authority stores across the United States and online at

Pivothead Eyewear features professional-grade optics incorporated into each pair of sunglasses, and polarized lenses are available on select models. The camera is discretely centered in the bridge of the glasses for the truest first-person perspective possible. The lens, featuring an 8MP Sony CMOS sensor, can capture full 1080p HD MP4 format video at 30 frames per second as well as 8MP stills. The glasses feature 8GB of internal memory, which can store up to one hour of video content at full 1080p HD. Personalized prescription lenses are also available.

"Sports Authority is a sporting goods retail powerhouse, and their outdoor enthusiast customers turn to the experts at Sports Authority for information and guidance as they evaluate and select high performance sporting goods products to support their sports, their passions, and their hobbies," said Christopher Cox, founder and president of Pivothead. "We are honored that Sports Authority is carrying our line, and we look forward to partnering with their team as we collectively educate and inform the market, and in the process, continue to build a powerful and enduring Pivothead brand presence."

Pricing and availability:
Pivothead eyewear is available for $299.00 MSRP at and at a rapidly growing roster of leading retailers across the U.S.

About Sports Authority:
Sports Authority is one of the nation's largest full-line sporting goods retailers, operating more than 470 stores in 43 states. Headquartered in Englewood, Colorado, Sports Authority employs more than 15,000 associates, including nearly 1,000 employees at its corporate offices. It also operates stores in Japan under a partnership with AEON Co., Ltd. The company's products are also available via its e-commerce website at

About Pivothead:
Headquartered in New York City at the intersection of Fashion and Technology, progressive upstart Pivothead is blazing a fresh trail in wearable technology with the world's first and only 1080p HD video recording sunglasses for today's fashion-forward life enthusiasts who share a passion for style, technology and adventure. Featuring state-of-the-art camera technologies seamlessly fused with brilliantly styled and superbly crafted sunglass frames; Pivothead brings unprecedented comfort, always-ready simplicity and sensuous style to true hands-free still photo and HD video capture. To experience our ever-expanding collection of frame styles or accessories, or to discover how Pivothead is forever changing the way we chronicle the adventure we call life, visit

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