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Wearables sales to rise 15% to 133 mln in 2018 - IDC

Wednesday 21 March 2018 | 10:21 CET | News
The global wearables market is on track to grow 15.1 percent to 132.9 million units over the course of 2018, according to the latest report from IDC. The overall market is also expected to deliver a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 13.4 percent over the next 5 years, culminating in 219.4 million units shipped in 2022. Sales will be driven by smartwatches, which are set to account for almost two out of every five wearable devices shipped in 2022 thanks to rising cellular connectivity and shifting consumer preferences, said the report.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Apple / Fitbit / Garmin
Countries: World
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