CNBC News Corrections

A customer tries out a Samsung Electronics, Galaxy smartwatch at the company's D'light flagship store in Seoul, South Korea, on Monday, Jan. 28, 2019.
Wearable device sales have jumped more than 30% this year, exec says

This story has been corrected to indicate that the 30% growth figure cited by Yang was in reference to all wearable sales globally. It also has been updated to give the correct name for Samsung Electronics' watch.