M.Video-Eldorado reported that sales of smart speakers in Russia in the first half of 2022 increased by more than 70% compared to the same period last year. The volume of sold devices in this market segment reached 780,000 units.
Citilink also reported on the growth in sales of such gadgets, where in the six months of this year, speakers were sold in pieces by 94% more than in the same period a year earlier.
At Ozon, the growth was about 100%, and at Wildberries, the segment of speakers with a voice assistant increased by 233% year-on-year in money and by 145% in units.
Among the most popular models:
- “Yandex Station”
- “Yandex Station Light”
- “VK Capsule”
- Xiaomi Mi Smart Speaker (with Marusya)
- JBL Link (with “Alice”)
- Sber devices (with Salyut)
Lifehacker recently asked his readers what kind of speakers they use. Smart gadgets are also on the list of the most popular solutions.
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