About the Interactive Tables Market
Interactive tables are also known as multi-touch tables. They are used to deliver collaborative learning in the education sector. Since the emergence of BYOD policies and the advent of touch screen devices in the education market, the practice of direct group interaction with a given subject matter at the touch of a finger is becoming more rampant. The younger generation especially has become accustomed to the use of technology in their daily lives. Interactive tables support individual activity while allowing all participants in the activity to exchange resources.
Technavio’s analysts forecast the global interactive tables market to grow at a CAGR of 7.77% during the period 2016-2020.
Covered in this report
The report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the global interactive tables market for 2016-2020. To calculate the market size, the report considers the revenue generated from the sales of interactive tables for education sector including, primary, secondary, and higher education sectors.
The market is divided into the following segments based on geography:
Technavio Announces the Publication of its Research Report – Global Interactive Tables Market 2016-2020
Technavio recognizes the following companies as the key players in the Global Interactive Tables Market: Kaplan, Promethean World, Smart Technologies, and U-Touch.
Other Prominent Vendors in the market are: Arcstream AV, Box Light, Dekart Digital, Elementary Technology, Ideum, SmartMedia, Steljes, and T1Vision
Commenting on the report, an analyst from Technavio’s team said: “Gamification includes game mechanics and game design techniques in a non-gaming context. Gamification is considered to be a powerful tool, which can help develop cognitive skills and provide effective interaction in classrooms. It enables integration of 3D characters, game mechanics, and gameplay elements into courseware to make the process of learning interactive and stimulating for students.”
According to the report, multi-touch interfaces are input devices with the support of computer applications. Multiple users can interact with the help of these applications wherein various simultaneous touches are recognized. Multi-touch technology incorporates gestures like swipes, pinches, and rotations to allow immediate interaction with digital content.
Further, the report states that the average cost of an interactive table depends on the type of technical specifications incorporated in it. Apart from the high cost, factors like low portability and lack of modularity are also hindering market expansion.
Kaplan, Promethean World, Smart Technologies, U-Touch, Arcstream AV, Box Light, Dekart Digital, Elementary Technology, Ideum, SmartMedia, Steljes, T1Vision