Monday 23 October 2023
Garmin saw 23% growth in fitness-related wearables
Benefiting from its diverse product portfolio, the smart wearable brand Garmin saw its global revenue grow by 6% in 2Q23. Garmin Health, the business unit focused on health and leisure,...
Wednesday 18 October 2023
Qualcomm to introduce Wear OS by Google to its RISC-V-based wearable device platform
Qualcomm announced on October 17 that they are forming a long-term collaboration with Google by jointly launching a RISC-V-based wearable device solution, which will be equipped with...
Thursday 28 September 2023
Business opportunities for smart wearable devices hold strong
The smart wearable market has been thriving in recent years, with major brands like Apple and Huawei all releasing new smartwatch products. Garmin, which has been actively expanding...
Wednesday 27 September 2023
Smartwatches with satellite connectivity catching eyes on Huawei autumn product launch
During Huawei's autumn product unveiling, in addition to the Mate 60 RS smartphone and an array of smart devices; it also shone on its latest smartwatch, equipped with dual-way BeiDou...
Wednesday 13 September 2023
Apple updates wearable lineup with new smartwatches and earbuds
Apple has introduced Apple Watch Ultra 2, bringing new features to Apple's most capable and rugged smartwatch, Apple Watch Series 9, bringing new features to the wearable series,...
Wednesday 19 July 2023
AUO eyeing diverse market segments for micoLED displays
Panel maker AU Optronics (AUO) is entering volume production for its microLED products this year, eyeing a wide range of market segments, including wearable devices and automotive...
Thursday 8 June 2023
Apple's watchOS 10 targets health sector; will Garmin's domain be affected?
At WWDC 2023, Apple unveiled the latest generation of its smartwatch operating system watchOS 10. Industry sources widely regarded this as the largest update since the initial version...
Wednesday 24 May 2023
Global outsourced manufacturing smartwatch shipments rose 15% in 2H22
Global smartwatch outsourced manufactured shipments increased 15% on year and accounted for 69% of overall global shipments in the second half of 2022, according to Counterpoint Re...
Thursday 15 December 2022
Smartwatch becomes rising star in falling China wearable market in 3Q22
According to the latest Canalys estimates, China's wearable band market continued its weak performance in the third quarter of 2022, with overall shipments down 7.1% to 12 million...
Monday 5 December 2022
India roundup: India becomes biggest smartwatch market
India has become the world's biggest smartwatch market. India-based conglomerates, including Tata and Vedanta, are eyeing electronics manufacturing as global supply chain relocation...
Monday 12 September 2022
ASE's SiP technology key to new Apple Watch's competitiveness
The newly released Apple Watch Ultra is widely believed to take on Garmin in the smartwatch market, and Taiwan's leading OSAT ASE Technology is gearing up to render backend support...
Thursday 8 September 2022
Apple launches new generation wearables
Apple has unveiled its latest wearable products including the Apple Watch Ultra, Series 8, and SE, as well as the next-generation AirPods Pro with new features.
Monday 29 August 2022
India roundup: India becomes second-largest smartwatch market
India's rapidly-growing smartwatch market is driving shipments of local brands, and China-based smartphone vendors are bracing for more regulatory scrutiny in India.
Thursday 12 May 2022
Google unveils new-generation mobile devices
Google has unveiled its latest own-brand mobile device hardware including the Pixel 6a, the Pixel 7, the Pixel Watch and the Pixel Tablet during Google I/O 2022.
Friday 3 September 2021
New Apple Watch production to ramp up on schedule, sources say
Assemblers for the upcoming Apple Watch are scheduled to ramp up their output for the new model starting the end of September, according to industry sources.