Worldwide Wearable Computing Device Forecast, 2020-2024: CY 1Q20

Worldwide Wearable Computing Device Forecast, 2020-2024: CY 1Q20

  • January 2020 •
  • 18 pages •
  • Report ID: 5841178 •
  • Format: PDF
This IDC study presents the worldwide wearable computing device forecast for 2020-2024."Hearables will drive the market forward in 2020 and in the years that follow, as earwear transitions from simple audio only to audio and plus-one capabilities ranging from smart assistants and language translation to frequency modulation and noise cancelling," says Ramon T. Llamas, research director, IDC's Wearables team. "Smartwatches will also play a key role in the market's growth, ranging from specific-use devices to multifunctional devices aimed at multiple market segments. These will keep the wearables market well out in front and growing throughout our forecast period."