Samsung Leads The Smartwatch Market
Apple is due to launch its highly anticipated smartwatch today, marking the company's first attempt at entering a new technology category since Steve Jobs's death. In 2014, 89 companies sold 6.8 million smartwatches across the world and the average price per watch worked out at $189.
Who are the main players in the smartwatch market? Like the smartphone market, Samsung is going to be Apple's main competitor. The South Korean technology behemoth sold approximately 1.2 million units in 2014, ahead of second placed Pebble with 700,000. The top three was rounded off by Fitbit who sold 600,000 smartwatches.
- Companies' market share global smartwatch market 2014Companies' market share global smartwatch market 2014
- Smartwatch unit sales worldwide 2014-2018Smartwatch unit sales worldwide 2014-2018
- UK: peoples' expected feelings when using a smartwatch to browse or use apps in 2015UK: peoples' expected feelings when using a smartwatch to browse or use apps in 2015
- Most funded Kickstarter projects 2017Most funded Kickstarter projects 2017
- Global smart devices unit sales by category 2013-2020Global smart devices unit sales by category 2013-2020
- Sales of wearables by category worldwide 2015-2021Sales of wearables by category worldwide 2015-2021
- Global AMOLED display shipments 2014-2016Global AMOLED display shipments 2014-2016
- Wearable device revenue worldwide 2015-2021Wearable device revenue worldwide 2015-2021
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