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Apr 2017 - Market Forecast - Doc # US41315917

U.S. Wearable Computing Device Forecast, 2017–2021

Author: Ramon T. Llamas
Research Director, Mobile Devices and AR/VR

Abstract

This IDC study presents an updated five-year forecast for the U.S. wearables market.

"The U.S. wearables market will see a return to growth in 2017 and maintain its upward trajectory throughout our forecast period," says Ramon T. Llamas, research manager for IDC's Wearables team. "Expect a number of use cases and applications that will take the market forward, especially in the areas of cellular connectivity, standalone applications, and a growing interest among enterprise users. Also, with many devices becoming long in the tooth, expect refreshed product portfolios that bring form and function."

Coverage

Subscriptions Covered

Wearables

Regions Covered

United States

Topics Covered

Android, Wearables

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