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Study: Slower Wearables Growth Expected For Next Few Years

4 days ago   |   By Android Headlines

In short: IDC has just released its latest study on the world of wearables , and has found that the wearables segment is forecasted to grow by about 6.2-percent. That would be the first single-digit growth year on record for wearables. It also expects this to continue for a couple of years before beginning to ramp up in 2023. In 2018, it is expected that around 122.6 million units will be shipped, up from the 115.4 million in 2017. The reasoning behind the slow growth, according to IDC, is because there isn't a lot of hype around wearables, and they aren't improving as fast as smartphones...
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