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Global wearables sales soar 17% in Q4 - IDC

Friday 3 March 2017 | 13:39 CET | News
The wearables market grew 16.9 percent year-on-year in the last three months of the year, reaching a quarterly record of 33.9 million thanks to the effects of the holiday season and improved device features, according to the latest study from IDC. Total wearables shipments for 2016 grew 25 percent to 102.4 million devices as new vendors entered the market and previous champions refreshed their product lineups. IDC added that the growing momentum is due to the evolution of wearables from single-purpose footstep trackers into multi-purpose wearable devices fusing together multiple health and

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Apple / Fitbit / Garmin / Samsung / Xiaomi
Countries: World
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