Wearable band shipments reached 7 mln in Q1

Thursday 21 May 2015 | 09:54 CET | News
Wearable band shipments went to 7 million units in the first quarter, up over 150 percent from the year before, according to a study by Canalys. Fitbit maintained its leadership position in terms of year-on-year volume growth. Xiaomi came in second place, driven by much higher shipments of its affordable Mi Band, predominantly in China. Garmin also had a strong quarter, rolling out two new products in its vivo line. Canalys forecasts that 20 million Apple Watches will ship this year. The researcher noted that although the Apple Watch requires an iPhone, Apple's impending entrance in the

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