According to Counterpoint Research, wireless ‘hearables’ are the next big thing. The segment, which contains Apple’s AirPods and the Samsung Galaxy Buds, saw global sales of around 46 million units last year. But with the help of AirPods 2, this could catapult to 129 million units as early as next year.
The original Apple AirPods
Samsung, Google, Bose, and LG are all expected to grow
As noted by Research Director Pete Richardson, “2019 will be the year that hearables evolve into an important market.” For the most part, …