report forecasts wirefree earbuds sales will reach 129 million units in 2020

On Friday, Counter Point Research published a report about the future of the wireless earbuds industry. “The global market for true wireless hearables is estimated to reach a volume of 129 million units by 2020,” this according to the latest research from the firm.

The research firm attributes the expected growth to the anticipation of the a new-generation of AirPods that are due to be announced sometime soon and would be aggressively marketed to compensate for the recent decline in iPhone sales. At the same time, the firm estimates Apple Airpod sales somewhere around 35 million…