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Apple is still the leader. According to estimates IDC, in 2018 the market for wearable electronics rose by 27.5%

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Experts of the analytical company IDC has summed up the results of the fourth quarter of 2018 and the year as a whole on the market of portable electronic devices. According to their calculations, over the three months from October to December 2018 were sold 59.3 million smart watches and other wearable devices. This is 31.4% higher year on year.

According to analysts, the market growth was driven by the release of new models of the wearable device before the seasonal rise in demand, as well as the release of new smartphones from leading brands, since many of them were combined with the release of wearable devices.

Note that analysts have revised the classification, adding to wearable devices, wireless headsets that support call intelligent assistants one touch of a button or voice command.

The leader at the end of the quarter is Apple, which occupies 27.4% of the market. A year ago, Apple’s market share was equal to 29,6%. Share Xiaomi, ranked second for the year increased from 11.6% to 12.6%. Third place goes to Huawei, which for the year managed to increase its share from 3.6% to 9.6%. The fourth is Fitbit, whose share declined from 11.9% to 9.4%. Completing the top five Samsung. During the year the share of South Korean companies increased from 4.3% to 6.8%.

Apple — все еще лидер. По подсчетам IDC, в 2018 году рынок носимой электроники вырос на 27,5%

Top producers for the year differs from the quarterly. Apple’s market share 26.8%, the share of Xiaomi is 13.5%, the proportion of Fitbit to 8.0%. Followed by Huawei (6.6%) and Samsung (6.2 percent). For the full year were sold of 172.2 million devices, an increase by 27.5% compared with the 2017 year.

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Apple promises to be more honest with British users of the iPhone in terms of battery

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The British office for competition and markets (CMA) last year expressed concern about the fact that Apple does not comply with the requirements of the law on consumer rights. Then the Department became known that users are not given clear warning that the performance of the device can be reduced after software update.

Apple обещает быть честнее с британскими пользователями смартфонов iPhone в отношении состояния аккумулятора

This week the supervisor of the competition said that the company Apple has pledged to be “clearer and more candid” with the iPhone in terms of battery and performance.

We will remind, in December 2017, Apple confirmed an iOS function that impair performance with battery deterioration. After several lawsuits and prosecutions by regulatory authorities of different countries in the Apple tried to remedy the situation, apologizing, and lowering the cost of a replacement battery in older smartphones.

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Apple expands the list of laptops that are covered by warranty repair “sticky” keyboards

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In June last year , Apple acknowledged the problem with the keyboard in some laptops. The problem manifests itself as an unexpected repetition of the input symbol, or, conversely, lack of reaction on pressing. The manufacturer agreed to repair laptops with sticky keyboards.

Apple расширяет список ноутбуков, на которые распространяется гарантийный ремонт «залипающих» клавиатур

This week, the list of laptop models that are covered free of charge warranty service is extended. Added more new models of MacBook, MacBook Air and MacBook Pro.

It is unclear whether the inherent defect introduced today the MacBook Pro with OCTA-core processors. The company itself does not say, but third-party sources claim that the manufacturer is once again slightly changed the keyboard to reduce the severity of the problem, which he repeatedly became a target for collective action.

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Apple granted patents relating to displays on quantum dots and display a micro-LED

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Patent and trademark office has granted Apple a patent relating to the displays on quantum dots. The corresponding application was filed in 2017.

Apple выданы патенты, касающиеся дисплеев на квантовых точках и дисплеев micro-LED

Patent No. 10297581 called “Schema integration of quantum dots”. It describes the structure of the quantum dots and possible encapsulation of quantum dots. One of them, nanoencapsulation, when adjacent to the barrier layer covers only a single point, and the second — microencapsulation, when adjacent to the barrier layer covers a few points. In the second case, the matrix with quantum dots can be formed from various inorganic materials including metal oxides and glass, or organic materials such as acrylates, epoxy, or other polymeric materials.

Apple выданы патенты, касающиеся дисплеев на квантовых точках и дисплеев micro-LED

Among the inventors is the CEO of the company LuxVue. As you know, Apple has acquired LuxVue in 2014. Company LuxVue specializes in producing displays, micro-LED to consumer electronics.

By the way, simultaneously with the above-described patent Apple was granted patent No. 10297712. It describes a method of forming LEDs for panels micro-LED is designed for transfer to another substrate.

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