Smartwatches to rule in 2016

January 8, 2016 11:29 am | Updated 9 months ago.

CES (Consumer Technology Association) held in Las Vegas this year witnessed the launch of new smart watches and fitness brands. Along with denizens like Samsung and Huawei new players like Cassio and Fitbit too jumped into the bandwagon.

According to IDC (International Data Corporation), the market for wearables will continue to grow and the number will double by 2019.This growth will be driven by the increased sales of smart watches as more and more people are moving away fitness brands. As per a report, smartwatch sales will touch the 34.3 million mark in 2016 from 7.1 million units in 2014.

The makers of smartwatches should try to create and build new features to convince customers as to pay a hefty price tag.

Date of Publication: January 6, 2016