Apple Watch, AirPods continue to be highest-selling products in wearables

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Apple has maintained its lead in the global wearables market. Apple Watch, Apple Airpods are the highest selling products in the market.

The Cupertino-based tech giant topped the worldwide wearable market by capturing a 29.3% market share in this quarter. IDC says that the iPhone maker shipped 21.2 million units in this quarter. Apple continues to be the leader in the watch market — share of 26.8% in this category at the end of the first quarter of 2020.

Overall, the worldwide shipments of, wearable devices recorded at 72.6 million units. After Apple, the Chinese technology brand Xiaomi emerged in the second position. With a market value of 14% in this quarter. The third position is Samsung that grew by 71.7% in this market, year by year. The company shipped over 8.6 million products and had an 11.9% market share.

At the fourth spot is Huawei (along with its sub-brand Honor) with a close gap. With Samsung with an 11.1% market share, IDC said that despite a lockdown in China, the company managed to grow.