“… we’ve been negotiating with several major component suppliers who are keen to see the Edge reach its goal … as a result of these negotiations, we can now produce the same state-of-the-art device for less than we originally estimated.” Campaign Update
Now the price is at a level a lot more people are willing to back the campaign.
The Graph is already rising! Update: After several hours the rate is higher than before the announcment of the price drop. More or less constant, but not enough to reach the goal!