Who ya gonna believe?
Above Avalon‘s Neil Cybart, who tracks the wearable market as closely as any analyst I know, has a running beef with IDC, which tracks all sorts of markets. He believes IDC’s estimated Watch sales numbers are way off.
How off? For Q4 2016 (Apple’s fiscal Q1 2017) the gap between his and theirs reached 1 million units. See chart:
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See also: Apple 3.0 Podcast: The Neil Cybart Story.