CES 2019 Wearables Roundup: Healthcare Features Take Center Stage

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1Q 2019 | IN-5375

 

Major CES Wearable Trend

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The major wearable device trend at CES centered on those that offer healthcare-related features, including remote monitoring features, healthcare tracking, emergency response functionality, and more. These types of wearables allow consumers to keep an eye on their own health metrics, with some devices also capable of sending vital information to medical professionals via Wi-Fi, enabling them to monitor a patient’s health and be alerted about any issues. It was to be expected at CES that a number of companies were going to follow the Apple with its Electrocardiogram (ECG) feature and emergency contact capabilities on the Apple Watch Series 4, offering wearable devices with a larger number of healthcare tracking capabilities.

Wearable Heathcare-Related CES Announcements

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