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Hearable device market to hit 285 mln by 2022 - study

Wednesday 29 November 2017 | 10:06 CET | News
The emerging 'hearables' market of ear-based wearable devices with audio features is set to grow to more than 285 million in 2022, a nearly sevenfold increase over the 43 million expected to be in use by the end of 2017, according to a report from Juniper Research. The growing trend for wireless audio, accelerated by smartphone manufacturers removing the 3.5mm headphone jack, is pushing the average price of headphones up, reducing the price gap between headphones and hearables.

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Companies: Apple / Google
Countries: World
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