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Wearables shipments to return to double-digit growth in 2019, spurred on by smartwatches - IDC

Tuesday 19 June 2018 | 10:33 CET | News
Smartwatches will help push the global wearables market back into double-digit growth from 2019 to 2022, according to the latest study from IDC. For this year, growth in the number of wearable shipments will slow to 8.2 percent, from a rise of 10.3 percent in 2017. The number of wearables shipped by the end of the year will reach 124.9 million.

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