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Xiaomi pushes Apple out of top position for wearables market in Q3

Tuesday 4 December 2018 | 11:56 CET | News
Wearable device shipments worldwide rose 21.7 percent year-on-year in the third quarter to 32.0 million, according to the latest study from IDC. The market was boosted by new products from Fitbit, Garmin and Huawei, helping the basic wearables market return to growth. Figures also got a lift from growing demand in markets like Asia/Pacific (excluding Japan), which made up over half of all shipments which grew 21.4 percent from theyear before before. The positive trend here helped offset the 0.4 percent decline in the US. That market is now transitioning from one driven by new users to one

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