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Wearable shipments to reach 155.7 mln units in 2019 - IDC

Thursday 18 June 2015 | 21:21 CET | News
Around 155.7 million wearable devices are expected to ship in 2019 as new vendors, including Apple, enter the market, according to figures from the IDC. The study expects 72.1 million devices to ship this year, a jump of 173.3 percent from the 26.4 million recorded the year before. Shipment volumes are expected to experience a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 42.6 percent over the five-year forecast period. Very high demand has been pushed by vendors like Fitbit and Xiaomi, which helped propel the market with their sub-USD 100 bands; IDC expects this momentum to continue throughout this

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Companies: Apple / Xiaomi
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