2017 is nearing completion. Looking back to the wearable device market of the past year, the smart bracelet will undoubtedly be the biggest winner if shipments are taken as the reference standard.
International data research firm IDC recently released a report, the global wearable device shipments this year is expected to be 1.132 billion units in 2021 will reach 222.3 million units, a CAGR of 18.4%.
Among them, the basic smart bracelet shipments this year is expected to be 45 million, accounting for 39.8% of the overall wearable device market, and by 2021, is expected to be 47.7 million shipments, the overall wearable device market 21.5%.
From the above data is not difficult to see that the smart bracelet is still the market’s most recognized class of wearable devices. However, we also noticed that the growth curve of such devices will gradually stabilize in the future.