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Apple Watch Captures 75% of Smartwatch Market Share [Chart]

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Apple Watch Captures 75% of Smartwatch Market Share [Chart]

During the Q3 2015 profits name, Apple’s CEO Tim Cook wouldn’t disclose into any particular Apple Watch knowledge, particularly with regard to shipments or gross sales.

Strategy Analytics is reporting that smartwatch shipments have grown 457% once a year to succeed in 5 million devices in the second one quarter of 2015. Apple is claimed to account for 75% of the ones shipments.

Cliff Raskind, Director at Strategy Analytics, stated, “Global smartwatch shipments grew an outstanding 457 % once a year from 1.0 million devices in Q2 2014 to hit a report 5.3 million in Q2 2015. It used to be the smartwatch business's quickest ever expansion price. Volumes in the second one quarter of 2015 have been upper than for the entire of ultimate yr, while 4.6 million smartwatches shipped globally in 2014.”

Executive Director Neil Mawston, brought, “We estimate Apple Watch shipped 4.0 million devices and captured a dominant 75 % smartwatch marketshare around the globe in Q2 2015. Apple Watch introduced in 16 prime nations and noticed respectable take-up from iPhone loyalists in america and in different places. Apple Watch has obviously raised the bar for the worldwide smartwatch business. The ball is now within the courtroom of competitors, like Samsung, to reply.”

"We estimate Samsung shipped 0.4 million smartwatches and captured 8 % marketshare around the world for 2d place," stated Senior Analyst Rajeev Nair. "Apple and Samsung in combination account for 8 in 10 of all smartwatches shipped globally. However, Samsung is some distance at the back of Apple and it is going to want to release more than one new smartwatch fashions and apps throughout dozens of nations if it needs to scale back Apple’s international smartwatch management within the coming months."
Even if Apple isn’t outlining gross sales numbers or shipments of the Watch, it will seem that the wearable is having a robust debut, going as a long way to outline all of the marketplace through which it inhabits.


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