Friday, 17 November 2017

Smartwatch shipments fell off a cliff in Q3

By Nick Wood, Total Telecom
Tuesday 25 October 16

Volumes down as industry's big guns tweak their strategies, IDC says.

Global smartwatch shipments plunged 51.6% in the third quarter, after Apple's updated Watch went on sale too close to the of September to have an impact on volumes, and after Google pushed back the launch of Android Wear 2.0. Figures published by IDC this week put shipments at 2…

Global smartwatch shipments plunged 51.6% in the third quarter, after Apple's updated Watch went on sale too close to the of September to have an impact on volumes, and after Google pushed back the launch of Android Wear 2.0. Figures published by IDC this week put shipments at 2…

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