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These high-tech glasses let the legally blind see

eSight makes glasses that let the blind see

eSight is releasing a new product on Tuesday that helps blind people see. The glasses, which look similar to a VR headset, work for 4 out of 5 legally blind people and the company already has more than a thousand users.

Recently, CNBC watched a 9-year-old boy try them on and clearly see for the first time.