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How Apple Watches Claimed First Place in the Wearables Market
Wearable device shipments grew 7.7% in 4Q17 According to IDC Research, the wearables market (WEAR) saw growth in 4Q17 and fiscal 2017, mostly due to the increasing popularity of smartwatches. Global wearable shipments reached 37.9 million units, marking a decent 7.7% increase from the same quarter last year. In 2017, total wearable device sales rose 10.3% […]
Here’s Fitbit’s Latest Foray into Smartwatches
The Charge 3 will be able to display pop-up notifications from apps like Facebook.
The US Smartwatch Adoption Rate Continues to Increase
The wearables space has seen seeing lackluster growth for the last couple of years. However, one segment that’s been doing well is smartwatches.
Why Apple Could Continue to Dominate the Smartwatch Industry
Apple (AAPL), Samsung (SSNLF), Garmin (GRMN), and Fitbit (FIT) are all launching Smartwatches in the next couple of months, with the third version of Apple Watch likely to be unveiled next week.
Why Fitbit’s Foray into Smartwatches Could Be Critical
In a bid to revive market share, Fitbit unveiled its smartwatch, Ionic, on August 28, which could hit the stores in October.
Can Samsung Overtake Garmin in the Wearables Market?
Samsung (SSNLF) showed significant growth in the wearables segment (WEAR) in 2016 with its shipments growing at the rate of 38.6%.
Can Apple Increase Its Share in the Wearables Segment?
Apple hit its all-time highest sales in the wearables market in 4Q16.