IDC Market Forecast Figure

Executive Summary

Advice for Technology Suppliers

Market Forecast

Basic Wearables Versus Smart Wearables

Wearables Forecast by Product

Wearables Forecast by Segment

Market Context

Drivers and Inhibitors


Iteration Beyond First-Generation Devices

Entrance of More Vendors and Devices

Proliferation of Products


Lukewarm Reception Within the Mass Market

Exodus of Vendors

Significant Market Developments

Changes from Prior Forecast

Market Definition


Related Research