Wearable bands to ship 43.2 mln units in 2015, led by Apple

Thursday 11 September 2014 | 10:41 CET | News
Global shipments of wearable band are set to increase by 129 percent year on year to reach 43.2 million units in 2015, according to a report from Canalys. Around 28.2 million of the units shipped will be smart bands, such as the newly unveiled Apple Watch, while the remaining 15.0 million will be basic bands that can't run third-party applications, such as Jawbone and Fitbit. Although the report doesn't give exact projections as to how many Apple Watches will be shipped in 2015, it firmly predicts that the product will be the biggest driver behind wearable band sales due to its wide variety

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Companies: Apple / Jawbone
Countries: World
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