Quarterly report pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

Document and Entity Information

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Document and Entity Information - shares
9 Months Ended
Sep. 30, 2020
Nov. 09, 2020
Document and Entity Information    
Document Type 10-Q  
Document Quarterly Report true  
Document Transition Report false  
Document Period End Date Sep. 30, 2020  
Entity File Number 001-35955  
Entity Registrant Name Vuzix Corp  
Entity Incorporation, State or Country Code DE  
Entity Central Index Key 0001463972  
Entity Tax Identification Number 04-3392453  
Entity Address, Address Line One 25 Hendrix Road, Suite A  
Entity Address, City or Town West Henrietta  
Entity Address, State or Province NY  
Entity Address, Postal Zip Code 14586  
City Area Code 585  
Local Phone Number 359-5900  
Title of 12(b) Security Common Stock  
Trading Symbol VUZI  
Security Exchange Name NASDAQ  
Entity Current Reporting Status Yes  
Entity Interactive Data Current Yes  
Entity Filer Category Accelerated Filer  
Entity Small Business true  
Entity Emerging Growth Company false  
Entity Shell Company false  
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding   42,718,665
Current Fiscal Year End Date --12-31  
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2020  
Document Fiscal Period Focus Q3  
Amendment Flag false