Wearables User Penetration, 2016-2020 [CHART]

Chart: Wearables User Penetration, 2016-2021

Smart speakers will likely beat out wearable devices as the electronic gift of choice this holiday season. Even the introduction of several new smartwatches to the market this year has done little to reinvigorate demand for wearables.

According to eMarketer’s latest forecast, the number of adult wearable users in the US will grow 11.9% in 2018. This comes one year after eMarketer significantly downgraded its projections for wearable usage. Read the rest at eMarketer.