Apple first smartwatch is a success-in under 8 months it is managed for the clock to capture over 50% of the market.
Do you see a smartwatch adorn someone’s arm today, it is most likely that this is an Apple Watch.
Although the California-based IT giant was slow to launch an alternative to smart watches as Samsung Gear or Pebble, the company has managed to overtake all the competitors together.
Figures from the analysis Institute Juniper shows that Apple accounted for 52% of all sold smartwatches in 2015. And this is despite the fact that Apple first got the official sales start in the end of april. It writes the TechCrunch.
Apple, however, not to meet certain experts when predictions, where for example, IDC earlier estimated that Apple would reach 61% of global smartwatch sale.
Despite a growing market for smart watches and fitness trackers, pushing Apple’s dominance over the smartwatch market some of rivallerne.
Thus had the manufacturer Fitbit see his stock dive with 18 percent in the wake of Apple Watch the launch.
June pers. report notes at the same time that the category with wearables will encounter a more difficult time. “New units are more implemented than before, but not on offers many new functions or features” sounds the criticism in the company’s report.