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March 9, 2015

With 26 million shipments,Smart Garments to lead wearable fitness devices market by 2016

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FORECAST FOR THE TOP 4 WEARABLE FITNESS DEVICES SHIPPED WORLDWIDE : 2013 -2016 ( source : Garter)



In terms of Wearable Device Technology the following 4 products are set to lead the global shipment growth a) Smart Wristband b)Sports Watch c)Fitness Monitor d)Chest strap & smart garment; 

The growth of sports watch shipments are set to see a big increase from 18 million units in 2014 to to 21 million in 2015 .The global market for smart wristband is set to decline from 20 million units to 17 million by 2015. 

 Smart garments are set to see exponential rise from 10 million units in 2015 to 26 million units by 2016. As a category they are completely missing in 2013 or 2014