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Global Headphones Market 2018-2022

Global Headphones Market 2018-2022

About Headphones

Headphones or earphones are mobile accessories that are used to enhance the audio experience of a user. They comprise a pair of earphones that are placed over the head with the help of a band.

Technavio’s analysts forecast the global headphones market to grow at a CAGR of 6.56% during the period 2018-2022.

Covered in this report

The report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the global headphones market for 2018-2022. To calculate the market size, the report presents a detailed picture of the market by way of study, synthesis, and summation of data from multiple sources.

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

  • Americas
  • APAC
  • EMEA
Technavio's report, Global Headphones Market 2018-2022, 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
  • Bose
  • Samsung Electronics
  • Sennheiser electronic
  • Skullcandy
  • SONY
Market driver
  • Increased sale of mobile devices
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market challenge
  • Increased product price
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market trend
  • Product miniaturization
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Key questions answered in this report
  • What will the market size be in 2022 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?


Press Release

Technavio Announces the Publication of its Research Report – Global Headphones Market 2018-2022

Technavio recognizes the following companies as the key players in the global headphones market: Apple, Bose, Samsung Electronics, Sennheiser electronic, Skullcandy, and SONY.

Commenting on the report, an analyst from Technavio’s team said: “One trend in the market is product miniaturization. The trend of product miniaturization will drive the growth of the market till the end of the forecast period. Supported by the technological advances in the nanochip technology that resulted in the development of wireless headphones, the size of headphones will decrease further to enable the headphones to fit perfectly in the human ear.”

According to the report, one driver in the market is increased sale of mobile devices. The increased sale of mobile devices to be one of the primary growth factors for the headphones market. The increasing sale of smartphones and tablets is driving the growth of the headphones market. Also, these devices are equipped with consumer-grade headphones.

Further, the report states that one challenge in the market is increased product price. The increase in cost associated with premium headphones lead to a decrease in the adoption of such products, especially in developing regions that are characterized by reduced purchasing power. Increased implementation and acquisition costs bome by the existing vendors in the market.

Companies Mentioned

Apple, Bose, Samsung Electronics, Sennheiser electronic, Skullcandy, and SONY.

  • Executive summary
  • Scope of the report
  • Research methodology
  • Introduction
    • Market outline
  • Market landscape
    • Market ecosystem
      • Table Parent market
      • Table Global consumer electronics market
    • Market characteristics
      • Table Market characteristics
    • Market segmentation analysis
      • Table Market segments
  • Market sizing
    • Market definition
      • Table Market definition - Inclusions and exclusions checklist
    • Market sizing 2017
      • Table Market size 2017
      • Table Validation techniques employed for market sizing 2017
    • Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table Global - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ bn)
      • Table Global - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
      • Table Global - Unit shipments and forecast 2017-2022 (mn units)
      • Table Global - Year-over-year growth for unit shipments 2018-2022 (%)
      • Table ASP of headphones 2017-2022 ($ per unit)
  • Five forces analysis
    • Table Five forces analysis 2017
    • Table Five forces analysis 2022
    • Bargaining power of buyers
      • Table Bargaining power of buyers
    • Bargaining power of suppliers
      • Table Bargaining power of suppliers
    • Threat of new entrants
      • Table Threat of new entrants
    • Threat of substitutes
      • Table Threat of substitutes
    • Threat of rivalry
      • Table Threat of rivalry
    • Market condition
      • Table Market condition - Five forces 2017
  • Market segmentation by product
    • Segmentation by product
      • Table Product - Market share 2017-2022 (%)
    • Comparison by product
      • Table Comparison by application
    • Non-smart headphones - Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table Non-smart headphones - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ bn)
      • Table Non-smart headphones - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
      • Table Non-smart headphones - Unit shipments and forecast 2017-2022 (mn units)
      • Table Non-smart headphones - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
      • Table ASP of non-smart headphones 2017-2022 ($ per unit)
    • Smart headphones - Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table Smart headphones - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ bn)
      • Table Smart headphones - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
      • Table Smart headphones - Unit shipments and forecast 2017-2022 (in million units)
      • Table Smart headphones - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
      • Table ASP of smart headphones 2017-2022 ($ per unit)
    • Market opportunity by product
      • Table Market opportunity by product
  • Market segmentation by type
    • Segmentation by type
      • Table Type - Market share 2017-2022 (%)
    • Comparison by type
      • Table Comparison by type
    • In-ear headphones - Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table In-ear headphones - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ bn)
      • Table In-ear headphones- Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
      • Table In-ear headphones - Unit shipments and forecast 2017-2022 (mn units)
      • Table In-ear headphones - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
      • Table ASP of in-ear headphones 2017-2022 ($ per unit)
    • Over-ear headphones - Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table Over-ear headphones - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ bn)
      • Table Over-ear headphones - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
      • Table Non-smart headphones - Unit shipments and forecast 2017-2022 (mn units)
      • Table Non-smart headphones - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
      • Table ASP of non-smart headphones 2017-2022 ($ per unit)
    • On-ear headphones - Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table On-ear headphones - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ bn)
      • Table On-ear headphones - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
      • Table On-ear headphones - Unit shipments and forecast 2017-2022 (mn units)
      • Table On-ear headphones - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
      • Table ASP of on-ear headphones 2017-2022 ($ per unit)
    • Market opportunity by type
      • Table Market opportunity by type
  • Market segmentation by technology
    • Segmentation by technology
      • Table Technology - Market share 2017-2022 (%)
    • Comparison by technology
      • Table Comparison by technology
    • Wired headphones - Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table Wired headphones - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ bn)
      • Table Wired headphones - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
      • Table Wired headphones - Unit shipments and forecast 2017-2022 (mn units)
      • Table Wired headphones - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
      • Table ASP of wired headphones 2017-2022 ($ per unit)
    • Wireless headphones - Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table Wireless headphones - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ bn)
      • Table Wireless headphones - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
      • Table Wireless headphones - Unit shipments and forecast 2017-2022 (mn units)
      • Table Wireless headphones - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
      • Table ASP of wireless headphones 2017-2022 ($ per unit)
    • Market opportunity by technology
      • Table Market opportunity by technology
  • Customer landscape
    • Table Customer landscape
  • Market segmentation by connecting port
    • Segmentation by connecting port
      • Table Connecting port - Market share 2017-2022 (%)
    • Comparison by connecting port
      • Table Comparison by connecting port
    • 3.5-mm jack connecting port - Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table 3.5-mm jack connecting port - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ bn)
      • Table 3.5-mm jack connecting port- Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • Lighting port - Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table Lighting port - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ bn)
      • Table Lighting port- Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • Type C port - Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table Type C connecting port - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ bn)
      • Table Type C connecting port - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • Market opportunity by connecting port
      • Table Market opportunity by connecting port
  • Regional landscape
    • Geographical segmentation
      • Table Global - Market share by geography 2017-2022 (%)
    • Regional comparison
      • Table Regional comparison
    • Americas - Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table Americas - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ bn)
      • Table Americas - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
      • Table Americas - Unit shipments and forecast 2017-2022 (mn units)
      • Table Americas - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • EMEA - Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table EMEA - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ bn)
      • Table EMEA - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
      • Table EMEA - Unit shipments and forecast 2017-2022 (in million units)
      • Table EMEA - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • APAC - Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table APAC - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ bn)
      • Table APAC - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
      • Table APAC - Unit shipments and forecast 2017-2022 (mn units)
      • Table APAC - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • Key leading countries
      • Table Key leading countries
    • Market opportunity
      • Table Market opportunity
  • Decision framework
  • Drivers and challenges
    • Market drivers
      • Table Smartphones - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ mn)
      • Table 1Tablets - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ mn)
      • Table Global gaming headphones market - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ bn)
    • Market challenges
      • Table Price of headphones
  • Market trends
    • Privacy concerns
    • Product miniaturization
    • Technological advances
  • Vendor landscape
    • Overview
      • Table Vendor landscape
    • Landscape disruption
      • Table Landscape disruption
    • Competitive landscape
  • Vendor analysis
    • Vendors covered
      • Table Vendors covered
    • Vendor classification
      • Table Vendor classification
    • Market positioning of vendors
      • Table Market positioning of vendors
    • Apple
      • Table Apple: Overview
      • Table Apple - Organizational developments
      • Table Apple - Geographic focus
      • Table Apple - Key offerings
    • Bose
      • Table Bose: Overview
      • Table Bose - Business segments
      • Table Bose - Organizational developments
      • Table Bose - Geographic focus
      • Table Bose - Key offerings
    • Samsung Electronics
      • Table Samsung Electronics: Overview
      • Table Samsung Electronics- Business segments
      • Table Samsung Electronics- Organizational developments
      • Table Samsung Electronics - Geographic focus
      • Table Samsung Electronics - Segment focus
      • Table Samsung Electronics - Key offerings
    • Sennheiser electronic
      • Table Sennheiser electronic: Overview
      • Table Sennheiser electronic - Business segments
      • Table Sennheiser electronic - Organizational developments
      • Table Sennheiser electronic - Geographic focus
      • Table Sennheiser electronic - Segment focus
      • Table Sennheiser electronic- Key offerings
    • Skullcandy
      • Table Skullcandy: Overview
      • Table Skullcandy - Organizational developments
      • Table Skullcandy - Geographic focus
      • Table Skullcandy - Key offerings
    • SONY
      • Table SONY: Overview
      • Table SONY - Business segments
      • Table SONY - Organizational developments
      • Table SONY - Geographic focus
      • Table SONY - Segment focus
      • Table SONY - Key offerings
  • Appendix
    • List of abbreviations
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