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Wearable Display Market by Product and Geography - Global Forecast and Analysis 2019-2023

Global Wearable Display Market:

About this market

Technavio’s wearable display market analysis considers sales from OLED, TFT LCD, MicroLED displays. Our analysis also considers the sales of wearable display in APAC, the Americas and EMEA. In 2018, the OLED segment had a significant market share, and this trend is expected to continue over the forecast period. Factors such as high resolution and wide viewing angle of OLED displays will play a significant role in the OLED segment to maintain its market position. Also, our global wearable display market report looks at factors such as increasing investment in microLED displays for smartwatches, growing popularity of wearable devices in fleet management, and the increasing number of partnerships among market participants. However, manufacturing challenges, adverse macroeconomic conditions, and unappealing designs may hamper the growth of the wearable display industry over the forecast period.

Global Wearable Display Market: Overview

The growing popularity of wearable devices in fleet management

The use cases of wearable devices are growing significantly in applications such as health monitoring, supply chain management, and fleet management. Fleet management is one of the emerging applications of the wearable devices and is defined as the management of an enterprise’s vehicles such as trucks and vans. These devices are designed to ensure the safety, health, and performance of drivers. Smartwatch fleet management application enables drivers to understand their health condition via a notification signaling a rest. This popularity of wearable devices in fleet management lead to the expansion of the global wearable display market at a CAGR of over 31% during the forecast period.

Increasing adoption of AR and VR devices

Display technology plays a very crucial role in AR/VR HMDs and offering a 360-degree cinematic AR/VR experience while playing games. The use of AR/VR HMDs is increasing in various gaming and entertainment applications because of its ability to enhance the user experience by diminishing the line between reality and computer-generated graphics and creating an immersive computer-generated environment. Therefore, leading the display manufacturers to invest in display technologies for the development of cost-effective, high resolution displays for AR/VR HMDs. This adoption of AR and VR devices is expected to have a positive impact on the overall market growth.

For the detailed list of factors that will drive the global wearable display market during the forecast period 2019-2023, click here.

Competitive Landscape

With the presence of a few major players, the global wearable display market is concentrated. Technavio’s robust vendor analysis is designed to help clients improve their market position, and in line with this, this report provides a detailed analysis of few leading wearable display manufacturers, that include AU Optronics Corp., BOE Technology Group Co. Ltd., LG Electronics Inc., Ritdisplay Corp., Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd.

Also, the wearable display market analysis report includes information on upcoming trends and challenges that will influence market growth. This is to help companies strategize and leverage on all forthcoming growth opportunities.


  • Executive summary
  • Scope of the report
    • Preface
      • Table Product offerings
    • Currency conversion rates for US$
  • Market landscape
    • Market ecosystem
      • Table Global electronics market
      • Table Segments of global 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 2018
      • Table Market size 2018
    • Market size and forecast 2018-2023
      • Table Global market: Size and forecast 2018-2023 ($ millions)
      • Table Comparison of various display technologies
      • Table Global market: Year-over-year growth 2019-2023 (%)
  • Five forces analysis
    • Table Five forces analysis 2018
    • Table Five forces analysis 2023
    • 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 2018
  • Market segmentation by product
    • Table Product - Market share 2018-2023 (%)
    • Comparison by product
      • Table Comparison by product
    • OLED display - Market size and forecast 2018-2023
      • Table OLED display - Market size and forecast 2018-2023 ($ millions)
      • Table OLED display - Year-over-year growth 2019-2023 (%)
    • TFT LCD - Market size and forecast 2018-2023
      • Table TFT LCD - Market size and forecast 2018-2023 ($ millions)
      • Table TFT LCD - Year-over-year growth 2019-2023 (%)
    • MicroLED display - Market size and forecast 2018-2023
      • Table MicroLED display - Market size and forecast 2018-2023 ($ millions)
      • Table MicroLED display - Year-over-year growth 2019-2023 (%)
    • Market opportunity by product
      • Table Market opportunity by product
  • Customer landscape
    • Table Customer landscape
  • Geographic landscape
    • Geographic segmentation
      • Table Market share by geography 2018-2023 (%)
    • Geographic comparison
      • Table Geographic comparison
    • APAC - Market size and forecast 2018-2023
      • Table APAC - Market size and forecast 2018-2023 ($ millions)
      • Table APAC - Year-over-year growth 2019-2023 (%)
    • Americas - Market size and forecast 2018-2023
      • Table Americas - Market size and forecast 2018-2023 ($ millions)
      • Table Americas - Year-over-year growth 2019-2023 (%)
    • EMEA - Market size and forecast 2018-2023
      • Table EMEA - Market size and forecast 2018-2023 ($ millions)
      • Table EMEA - Year-over-year growth 2019-2023 (%)
    • Key leading countries
      • Table Key leading countries
    • Market opportunity
      • Table Market opportunity
  • Decision Framework
  • Drivers and challenges
    • Market drivers
    • Market challenges
      • Table Impact of drivers and challenges
  • Market trends
    • Increasing adoption of AR and VR devices
    • Rising investments in wearable displays by market participants
    • Growing investment in flexible OLED displays
  • Vendor landscape
    • Overview
      • Table Vendor landscape
    • Landscape disruption
      • Table Landscape disruption
  • Vendor analysis
    • Vendors covered
      • Table Vendors covered
    • Vendor classification
      • Table Vendor classification
    • Market positioning of vendors
      • Table Market positioning of vendors
    • AU Optronics Corp.
      • Table AU Optronics Corp. - Vendor overview
      • Table AU Optronics Corp. - Product segments
      • Table AU Optronics Corp. - Organizational developments
      • Table AU Optronics Corp. - Geographic focus
      • Table AU Optronics Corp. - Segment focus
      • Table AU Optronics Corp. - Key offerings
    • BOE Technology Group Co. Ltd.
      • Table BOE Technology Group Co. Ltd. - Vendor overview
      • Table BOE Technology Group Co. Ltd. - Organizational developments
      • Table BOE Technology Group Co. Ltd. - Geographic focus
      • Table BOE Technology Group Co. Ltd. - Key offerings
    • LG Electronics Inc.
      • Table LG Electronics Inc. - Vendor overview
      • Table LG Electronics Inc. - Business segments
      • Table LG Electronics Inc. - Organizational developments
      • Table LG Electronics Inc. - Geographic focus
      • Table LG Electronics Inc. - Segment focus
      • Table LG Electronics Inc. - Key offerings
    • Ritdisplay Corp.
      • Table Ritdisplay Corp. - Vendor overview
      • Table Ritdisplay Corp. - Organizational developments
      • Table Ritdisplay Corp. - Key offerings
    • Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd.
      • Table Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. - Vendor overview
      • Table Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. - Business segments
      • Table Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. - Organizational developments
      • Table Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. - Geographic focus
      • Table Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. - Segment focus
      • Table Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. - Key offerings
  • Appendix
    • Research methodology
      • Table Validation techniques employed for market sizing
    • List of abbreviations
    • Definition of market positioning of vendors
      • Table Definition of market positioning of vendors
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