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Wearables market grows 31% in Q4 to record 59.3 mln devices shipped

Wednesday 6 March 2019 | 09:03 CET | News
The worldwide market for wearable devices grew 31.4 percent during the fourth quarter of 2018 to a new high of 59.3 million units, according to data from IDC. Growth in the market was driven by new wearables launched during the months leading up to the holiday season as well as new smartphone launches, as many were bundled with wearables from leading brands. Shipments for the entire year grew 27.5 percent to 172.2 million, led by the growing number of earbuds on the market

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Companies: Apple / Fitbit / Google / Huawei / Samsung / Xiaomi
Countries: World
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