Smartphones are becomming more and more common among the consumers in the US. According to CTA research smartphones will soon rival TVs as the most owned tech product with 87 % ownership versus 96 % for TVs. It is estimated that smartphones will match with TVs during the next five years.
New emerging tech categories include also for example Amazon Echo and Google Home. The ownership has risen to 22 percent.
Smartwatches are also gaining growth to 18 % of the US households. The increase is 6 % from year ago.
The CTA research was done during the Feb-March 2018 and it included 2016 persons.