Apple Watch, Samsung, Amazfit and Huawei are usually at the top of the smartwatch market share reports. In the meantime, the WearOS platform is generally not in a good position in these reports, but now, according to the latest report, this platform has been able to gain a significant share.
According to the latest report of Counterpoint, the market share of the WearOS platform during In the third quarter of 2021, it reached 17%, while in the previous quarter, its share was only 4%. In other words, in the same short period of time, the platform in question has faced a growth of 325% and has managed to break the record in terms of global popularity. This success has been achieved almost entirely thanks to the use of the Samsung Galaxy Watch 4 and the abandonment of Tizen's proprietary operating system.
In the third quarter of 2021, Apple still ranks first in this market and Samsung is in second place. On the other hand, Huawei, which used to be in the second place, has now dropped to the fifth place.
In connection with the increase in sales of Samsung smartwatches, we can mention several factors. For example, the classic Galaxy Watch 4 and Watch 4 watches have received positive reviews. On the other hand, it should be noted that Samsung has launched a series of smartwatches in different sizes, colors and styles for the first time in years. Users can choose between more options to buy the Galaxy Watch 4 series than previous generations.
Although Apple and Samsung are in the first and second place in this market, but the market for wearable gadgets is below 100 The dollar has risen significantly. It should be noted that one third of the gadgets sold in the third quarter of 2021 were priced below $ 100. In this area, companies like Amazfit have been able to make a lot of noise and are likely to become a new threat to the likes of Apple and Samsung in the near future. In the Indian market, Indian brands such as Noise and BoAt are ranked first and second, respectively. So for watches for less than $ 100, there are plenty of customers that companies are likely to pay more attention to in this part of the market in the near future.
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Source: Android Authority <// p>