IDC: Top wearables companies Q1 2019

IDC: Global shipments of wearable devices reached 49.6M units in Q1 2019

While wrist-worn wearables accounted for the majority of the market with 63.2% share, ear-worn devices experienced the fastest growth (135.1% YoY).
IDC 2019 wearables forecast

IDC: Global wearables market to hit 198.5M units by the end of 2019

The market is expected to reach 279 million units by the end of 2023 with a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 8.9%.
ISC Q4 2018 wearables

IDC: Global wearables shipments hit 172.2M units

Much of the growth was attributed to the growing number of ear-worn devices as they captured almost a quarter of the market during the year.
IDC wearables forecast Q3 2018

IDC: Global shipments of wearables to reach 125.3M units in 2018

Two key factors are contributing to this growth, including the growing popularity of smartwatches and greater wearables adoption in emerging markets.
IDC wearables figures Q2 2018

IDC: Worldwide wearables up 5.5% due to gains in emerging markets

Asia/Pacific (excluding Japan), Central & Eastern Europe, Middle East & Africa and Latin America grew 14% YoY as basic wristbands are still in high demand.
IDC Worldwide Wearables Forecast 2017-2021

IDC: Wearable device shipments to nearly double by 2021

The overall wearables market is expected to grow from 113.2 million shipments in 2017 to 222.3 million in 2021 with a CAGR of 18.4 percent.
IDC wearable device shipments forecast

IDC: Wearable device shipments to reach 229.5M units in 2021

This year, the research firm predicts vendors shipping a total of 121.7M wearable devices, marking a 16.6% increase from the 104.4M units shipped in 2016.
IDC Wearables forecast

IDC: Smartwatches accelerate in the second quarter

Device shipments grew 10.3% year over year to hit 26.3 million units during the second quarter of 2017; smartwatches grew 60.9%.

IDC: Worldwide wearables market to nearly double by 2021

The wearables market is poised to reach a total of 240.1 million units shipped in 2021, resulting in a five-year CAGR of 18.2%.

IDC: Wristwear to dominate the wearables by 2021

Worldwide wearable device shipments will grow from 102.4 million in 2016 to 237.5 million in 2021, representing a five-year CAGR of 18.3%.