It might be an accurate assessment.
The research firm Strategy Analytics has calculated that Reports now suggest that will be the first year Apple outsells the entire Swiss watch industry by volume. And while sales in the traditional Swiss sector also have been growing, there are indications that the smartwatch expansion has come at the expense of its lower-price timepieces.
After an initial sales rush, signs are that the market for luxury smartwatches has been stagnating. For example, according to its research, there were 60, Google searches for the TAG Heuer Connected Modular in April, compared with more than , in December , the month after the watch was introduced.
And in April, there were just 1, searches for the Louis Vuitton watch. The group said it had no evidence of how the data equated to sales.
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An analyst with Counterpoint Research, a Hong Kong-based analytics company, said his review of market data indicated that luxury smartwatch sales had been declining. But it seems to have faded off.
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This might explain why luxury watch brands appear to have cooled on smartwatches. Analysts agreed that mixing luxury and the rapid obsolescence of a smartwatch was a consumer turnoff. Richardson of Counterpoint Research compared luxury smartwatches to the smartphones made by Vertu, his former employer.
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And Mr. I strongly suspect Tags are coming, quite possibly as soon as this fall. Whether the batteries will be rechargeable or replaceable remains an open but very important question. Pricing could, of course, be a problem.
Selecting the People tab lets you see the locations of family and friends who have specifically opted into location sharing — something parents can do for young children on the same iCloud account, and adults with their own accounts can authorize or deauthorize at will. Otherwise, a person is tracked by the device he or she specifies, such as an iPhone, iPad, or cellular Apple Watch, and if you select a person, you can easily see them on a map, use contact information to reach out to them, or get directions to their current location with Apple Maps.
You can also set up notifications specific to that person — either for yourself about them, or for them about you.
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With this feature, you can let a family member know when you arrive or leave at a specific location, or receive a notification when your contact arrives or leaves a location. Update: A system-wide iCloud login issue was preventing the app from running; fixing it enabled the Catalina app to load, as shown above. I personally love that these features have been integrated into a single app, even though I think they could and should be integrated directly into Apple Maps — something Apple may not want to do, if only to increase the visibility of Find My as a standalone feature of its operating systems.
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