Apple Watch Series 6 is world’s most popular smartwatch model, research suggests


Led by Apple Watch Series 6 , Apple continued to dominate the world’s smartphone market in the second quarter of 2021 as sector shipments climbed back to pre-pandemic levels, according to new estimates. Apple led the smartwatch sector on Apple Watch shipments of 9.5 million units in the period ending in June, a 46% increase from the same time last year, Strategy Analytics estimates . The tech giant accounts for 52.5% of the global market, down slightly from 52.8% in 2020.”Apple still owns half the market and is keeping rivals at bay,” said Neil Mawston, executive director at Strategy Analytics. “Apple Watch Series 6 today is by far the world’s most popular smartwatch model, due to its blend of sleek design, good usability on a small screen, and a growing portfolio of health and fitness apps.” Read more…
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