Annual report pursuant to Section 13 and 15(d)

Document and Entity Information

Document and Entity Information - USD ($)
$ in Millions
12 Months Ended
Dec. 31, 2020
Mar. 09, 2021
Jun. 30, 2020
Contract with Customer, Liability, Current, Change      
Entity Registrant Name Microvision, Inc.    
Entity Central Index Key 0000065770    
Entity File Number 001-34170    
Document Type 10-K    
Document Period End Date Dec. 31, 2020    
Amendment Flag false    
Current Fiscal Year End Date --12-31    
Entity Incorporation, State or Country Code DE    
Interactive Data Current Yes    
Is Entity a Well-known Seasoned Issuer? Yes    
Is Entity a Voluntary Filer? No    
Entity Shell Company false    
Is Entity's Reporting Status Current? Yes    
Entity Small Business true    
Entity Emerging Growth Company false    
Entity Filer Category Non-accelerated Filer    
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding   157,327,415  
Entity Public Float     $ 208.0
Document Fiscal Period Focus FY    
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2020