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Global Gesture Recognition for Mobile Devices Market 2017-2021

Global Gesture Recognition for Mobile Devices Market 2017-2021

About Gesture Recognition for Mobile Devices

Gesture recognition involves the generation and capture of an individual's gesture using a camera. The vision system identifies the gesture and stores it in a database. When an individual performs a gesture, the gesture recognition software identifies and matches it with the gestures stored in the database.

Technavio’s analysts forecast the global gesture recognition for mobile devices market to grow at a CAGR of 61.34% during the period 2017-2021.

Covered in this report

The report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the global gesture recognition for mobile devices market for 2017-2021. To calculate the market size, the report considers the total shipment of devices with built-in gesture recognition.

The market is divided into the following segments based on geography:

  • Americas
  • APAC
  • EMEA
Technavio's report, Global Gesture Recognition for Mobile Devices Market 2017-2021, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report covers the market landscape and its growth prospects over the coming years. The report also includes a discussion of the key vendors operating in this market.

Key vendors
  • Apple
  • ArcSoft
  • Crunchfish
  • eyeSight Technologies
  • Intel
  • Microsoft
  • Qualcomm
  • Samsung Electronics
  • SoftKinetic (SONY)
Market driver
  • Emergence of gestures as new medium of communication with machines
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market challenge
  • Price wars among smartphone and tablet manufacturers
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market trend
  • Advent of power-free gesture recognition
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Key questions answered in this report
  • What will the market size be in 2021 and what will the growth rate be?
  • What are the key market trends?
  • What is driving this market?
  • What are the challenges to market growth?
  • Who are the key vendors in this market space?
  • What are the market opportunities and threats faced by the key vendors?
  • What are the strengths and weaknesses of the key vendors?


Press Release

Technavio Announces the Publication of its Research Report – Global Gesture Recognition for Mobile Devices Market 2017-2021
Technavio recognizes the following companies as the key players in the global gesture recognition for mobile devices market: Apple, ArcSoft, Crunchfish, eyeSight Technologies, Intel, Microsoft, Qualcomm, Samsung Electronics and SoftKinetic (SONY).
Commenting on the report, an analyst from Technavio’s team said: “One trend in the market is advent of power-free gesture recognition. One of the most important innovations in gesture recognition technology is power-free gesture recognition, especially for consumer electronic devices. There have been a considerable number of advances and developments in power-free gesture recognition technology during 2012-2016.”
According to the report, one driver in the market is emergence of gestures as new medium of communication with machines. Innovative technologies in PCs always attract users. Gesture recognition is one of those technologies that has gained acceptance not only in PCs but also in mobile devices, such as smartphones, tablets, and portable PCs. When combined with AR, gesture recognition technology proves to be highly useful for graphic designers, artists, engineers, and other parties that are involved in designing.
Further, the report states that one challenge in the market is Price wars among smartphone and tablet manufacturers. A number of mobile devices such as smartphones and tablets are competitively priced, and the competition among manufacturers is high. The global smartphone and tablet market is witnessing increased competition due to the entry of a number of vendors. The cost of smartphone and tablet components has decreased, resulting in reduced manufacturing costs.

Companies Mentioned

Apple, ArcSoft, Crunchfish, eyeSight Technologies, Intel, Microsoft, Qualcomm, Samsung Electronics and SoftKinetic (SONY).

  • Executive summary
  • Scope of the report
  • Research methodology
  • Introduction
    • Gesture recognition technology: Overview
    • History
    • Current scenario
    • Future perspective
  • Market landscape
    • Market overview
      • Table Global gesture recognition for mobile devices market: Overview
    • Market size and forecast
      • Table Global gesture recognition for mobile devices market 2016-2021 ($ millions)
      • Table Global gesture recognition for mobile devices market 2016-2021 (millions of units)
    • Five forces analysis
      • Table Five forces analysis
  • Market segmentation by technology
    • Table Global gesture recognition for mobile devices market by technology 2016-2021 (% share)
    • Table Global gesture recognition for mobile devices market by technology: Revenue trend line 2016-2021 ($ millions)
    • Global gesture recognition for mobile devices market by 2D gesture recognition
      • Table Global gesture recognition for mobile devices market by 2D gesture recognition 2016-2021 ($ millions)
    • Global gesture recognition for mobile devices market by 3D gesture recognition
      • Table Global gesture recognition for mobile devices market by 3D gesture recognition 2016-2021 ($ millions)
  • Market segmentation by product
    • Table Global gesture recognition for mobile devices market by product 2016-2021 (% share)
    • Table Global gesture recognition for mobile devices market by product: Revenue trend line 2016-2021 ($ millions)
    • Global gesture recognition market for smartphones
      • Table Global gesture recognition market for smartphones 2016-2021 ($ millions)
    • Global gesture recognition market for portable PCs
      • Table Global gesture recognition market for portable PCs 2016-2021 ($ millions)
    • Global gesture recognition market for tablets
      • Table Global gesture recognition market for tablets 2016-2021 ($ millions)
  • Geographical segmentation
    • Table Global gesture recognition for mobile devices market by geography 2016-2021 (% share)
    • Table Global gesture recognition for mobile devices market by geography 2016-2021 ($ millions)
    • Gesture recognition for mobile devices market in APAC
      • Table Gesture recognition for mobile devices market in APAC 2016-2021 ($ millions)
    • Gesture recognition for mobile devices market in Americas
      • Table Gesture recognition for mobile devices market in Americas 2016-2021 ($ millions)
    • Gesture recognition for mobile devices market in EMEA
      • Table Gesture recognition for mobile devices market in EMEA 2016-2021 ($ millions)
  • Decision framework
  • Drivers and challenges
    • Market drivers
      • Table Unit shipments of smartphones, tablets, and portable PCs 2016-2021 (millions of units)
    • Market challenges
  • Market trends
    • Advent of power-free gesture recognition
    • Increase in number of vendors
    • Strategic partnerships across supply chain
  • Vendor landscape
    • Competitive scenario
  • Key vendor analysis
    • Apple
    • ArcSoft
    • Crunchfish
    • EyeSight Technologies
    • Intel
    • Microsoft
    • Qualcomm
    • Samsung Electronics
    • SoftKinetic (SONY)
  • Appendix
    • List of abbreviations
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