Since the launch of apple watch, its number of users has grown rapidly. Currently, the smart watch is about to reach 100 million users, and apple has positioned it as a major competitor in the health and health equipment category.The smart watch took off at a time when people were looking for the next hot device after the smart phone. At that time, all the attention was focused on voice assistant and smart speaker. Many manufacturers invested a lot of energy and money to describe it as the next big category. Somehow, they didn't realize that smart watches would be the next big thing.
A fixed smart speaker won't be as personalized as what you can carry around on your wrist, as Neil cybart pointed out in 2017.
In the end, smart speakers will eventually compete with a seemingly unlikely product category: wearable devices.
However, it should be noted that smart speakers of various brands have actually sold nearly 90 million units in the United States, so they are on a par with apple watch, the best item in smart watches. It's not correct to think that wearable devices have defeated smart speakers, because they all have different uses.
According to cybert's estimate, 35% of the U.SiPhoneUsers are now using the apple watch, which demonstrates its success as a product. However, compared with the iPhone andiPadIt took a lot of time to sell 100 million units each, so at first, many people sneered at smart watches, but gradually, the apple watch has becomeAppleThe center of future health. Even Mark Zuckerberg realized this, saying he didn't want to mock Apple's rumored Glass
Apple Watch encourage apple to focus on solutions in the health and health areas, including heart rate, sleep and oxygen monitoring, exercise tracking, and even its new virtual coaching service called Fitness. Apple Watch market share in global wearable devices reached 55% this year, with the arrival of new low-price SE models, it can be predicted that Apple Watch market share will increase further.