One of the key narratives I regularly encounter is surrounding the Millennial demographic and Apple. In our most recent millennial study, we included some sentiment questions about Apple we think give us some insight into the current mindset of millennials around Apple hardware. There are many data points collected by us and many other researchers to suggest Apple hardware is still highly desireable by this demographic and repurchase intent for iPhones in particular remains high among millennials. I have no data to suggest this dynamic will change and there was certainly a time when this group held Apple in the highest regard from an innovation standpoint. One of our questions was intended to see what 18-24-year-olds specifically felt about Apple when it comes to innovation.
Ben Bajarin is a Principal Analyst and the head of primary research at Creative Strategies, Inc - An industry analysis, market intelligence and research firm located in Silicon Valley. His primary focus is consumer technology and market trend research and he is responsible for studying over 30 countries. Full Bio View all posts by Ben Bajarin