Market Predictions For Wearable Devices Sees Growth

Analysts monitoring the electronics market predict that wearable devices are ready for growth. According to the International Data Corporation, worldwide wearable device shipments are expected to grow from 102 million units to 237 million units by 2021. With new vendors, emerging form factors, developments in mobile software, and a growing number of retail outlets led the IDC to calculate a compound annual growth rate of 18-percent.