Apple Watch series 3 sales are blooming like never before. Q1 2018 earnings reports show 50% growth in units of this smart watch. This series 3 watch is selling twice the volume of its predecessor, the series 2 watch.
The sales are growing at a steady rate and the Apple watch had a 50% growth in units for the fourth consecutive quarter. The grand new features added to this series are- LTE and barometric altimeter.
There are many speculations it could be the LTE integration that has boosted the sales of Apple series 3 watch. It is attracting all those users who would like to go for a run, jog or cycling leaving their huge smartphones behind and LTE connectivity is what making it possible.
The success of Apple series 3 watch has also resulted in the overall growth of Apple’s wearable category. Though this smartwatch is the most matured product among other wearable gadgets, the other products like AirPods, Beats headphones are contributing to the revenue that has come up to 70% year-over-year. The wearables are the new boom for the company.
With the boost in sales of Apple watch series 3, the company is looking forward to make its smart watch a more health conscious device and we are looking forward to it.