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The Wearable Devices Tracker is a database of over 600 wearable device models launched or announced since early 2011, covering a wide variety of device features and specifications.


  • Although no eyewear was released in 2Q17, virtual reality remains the up-and-coming medium for consumer interaction with entertainment, gaming, education, and more.
  • In 3Q17 and coming quarters, the trend to look out for will be focused on smart apparel manufactured by technology start-ups and sportswear companies, with use cases ranging from fitness and healthcare to VR gaming.
  • Across all 2Q17 wearables launches, 70% of products came with Bluetooth Smart (low energy or versions 4.0+) technology, 79% with motion sensing technology, and 50% with a heart rate monitor.

Features and Benefits

  • Understand latest wearable market developments.
  • Analyze launches made by established and emerging industry players.
  • Compare sensors, batteries, app ecosystems, primary use cases, and more across products.
  • Understand trends by price band or smartness indices.

Key questions answered

  • What are the key wearable market developments in 2Q17?
  • How are the product launches' primary user cases split in 2Q17?
  • How are the product launches' company type split in 2Q17?
  • What are the key features of products launched in 2Q17?

Table of contents


  • Introduction
  • Download 1: Wearable Devices Tracker: 2Q17

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