Samsung posted its greatest good wearable quarter ever due to its transfer from Tizen to WearOS. And WearOS loved its greatest quarter due to Samsung.
Per Counterpoint’s report, in Q3 WearOS’ market share soared to 17%, up from 4% in Q2 and three% in Q3 of 2020 – primarily attributable to Samsung’s transfer to the platform in 2021.
Apple retained its place as market chief in Q3 however misplaced 10% of its share over the identical quarter in 2020 as a result of Apple Watch Sequence 7’s launch being pushed to This autumn.
Taking a look at Q3 of 2021, in comparison with Q3 of 2020, Samsung has pushed Huawei off the second spot and Amazfit was in a position to seize the third place due to excessive recognition in Europe.
Google’s smartwatch OS has by no means been as near Apple’s as in Q3. Counterpoint attributes a variety of this to Samsung’s Galaxy Watch4 sequence, which are available two fashions – a Basic with a rotating bezel and an everyday with out, and in two sizes per every. Samsung’s Physique Composition measurement is reportedly additionally a powerful issue for patrons.