According Сanalys, the Apple Watch took 80% of the smartwatch market in the fourth quarter of 2016
Recently we published data from Strategy Analytics, according to which in the fourth quarter of 2016, it sold 8.2 million smart watches. Of these, 63.4 per cent or 5.2 million units has made Apple Watch.
Another analytical company Сanalys claims that sales of smart watches in the past quarter exceeded 9 million units, which amounted to 6 million Apple Watch. The growth of sales of Apple Watch compared to the same quarter a year earlier, was 12%. Smart watch of Apple brought in $ 2.6 billion of revenue in the fourth quarter, taking about 80% of the market.
According to analysts, the overall Apple Watch sales for the year increased by 50% and amounted to 11.9 million units.
It is also reported that Xiaomi has shipped in the fourth quarter of 5.5 million smart wristbands Mi Band, setting a new record.