Global wearable devices market saw solid growth during Q4 2018, says IDC
The latest IDC Worldwide Quarterly Wearable Device Tracker report has found that the global wearable devices market grew 31.4% during Q4-2018, with 59.3 million units shipped.
New wearable launches during the months leading up to the holiday season and new smartphone launches, many of which were compatible with wearables from leading brands, were responsible for the booming wearable market.
In total, 172.2 million wearables were shipped throughout 2018, suggesting a growth of 27.5%. Ear-worn...