Smartwatch sales show sharp decline, report finds. #technews
Smartwatch shipments declined by 51.6% year-on-year, according to a new report by market analysts IDC.
The Apple Watch remained the market leader but it shipped just over one million units in the third quarter of 2016 (July – September).
During the same period in 2015, it shipped 3.9 million. Of the five leading brands, only Garmin showed growth but its figures remained low.