With a week to go for the official launch, pre-order numbers are in for the anticipated Apple Watch.
According to The Verge, independent researchers are estimating that global pre-orders have surpassed 2.3 million units.
Noted analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, who has an accurate track record with predicting Apple’s success, estimates the number through supply chain sources.
By these estimates, the Apple Watch will have overwhelming success and will be the biggest player in the smartwatch industry.
y comparison, over 720,000 Android Wear devices have reportedly been sold in 2014 , with Motorola reportedly “the clear leader” among the various manufacturers.