Apple has to this point remained mum on precisely what number of Apple Watches they’ve bought. We’re unsure why, particularly within the face of a number of opinions and third-party knowledge, all of which appear to recommend that the machine is doing fairly nicely, so why not boast about it, proper? Sadly the corporate remains to be preserving quiet on that entrance, so for now third-party knowledge must do.
In line with the current numbers from Technique Analytics (through AppleInsider), it appears that evidently in This fall 2018, Apple had managed to ship as many as 9.2 million Apple Watches. Notice that these are shipped figures, which means that the precise variety of items bought might be much less, however since Apple in all probability as deal with on the demand for the wearable, it might be shut.
The cargo of 9.2 million additionally meant that Apple had managed to seize 50.7% of the market. Nevertheless in keeping with Technique Analytics, 50.7% is definitely quite a bit lower than the earlier 12 months in 2017 the place Apple reportedly commanded 60.four% of the smartwatch market. The closest firm on that listing is Fitbit who’s sitting at 12.2%, which is definitely a exceptional leap contemplating that in 2017 the corporate was at 1.7%. Samsung additionally appears to have managed to extend their market share from 10.6% to 11.eight%.
Regardless of Apple seemingly shedding a little bit of market share, they’re nonetheless very a lot within the lead. With varied tales about how the Apple Watch has been saving lives with its new options, we think about that this might assist spur gross sales additional.
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