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Global Wearable Technology Market - Segmented by Component (Backplanes, Batteries, Conductors), Product (Activity Monitors, Augmented Reality, Continuous Glucose Monitor), End User (Fitness, Health and Wellness, Healthcare and Medicals), and Region - Grow

Global Wearable Technology Market - Segmented by Component (Backplanes, Batteries, Conductors), Product (Activity Monitors, Augmented Reality, Continuous Glucose Monitor), End User (Fitness, Health and Wellness, Healthcare and Medicals), and Region - Growth, Trends, and Forecast (2018 - 2023)

The wearable technology market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 17.66% over the forecast period (2018-2023). The scope of the report includes insights on the solutions offered by major players, including providers of hardware, professional services, and integration solutions. The regions included in this study are North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, and Middle East & Africa. The study offers insights on various end users such as healthcare & medicals, industrial, infotainment, military, etc. and products such as drug delivery, hand worn terminals, heads-up displays, hearables, sleep sensors, smart clothing, smart glasses, etc. Components-based segmentation is also in the scope of the study for backplanes, batteries, conductors, displays, sensors, etc.

Technological Advancement and Increased Smartphone Sales is Driving the Market

Wearable technology is an emerging innovative technology that is integrated with electronics and can be worn on any part of the body, usually used as an accessory. The ability to connect to the Internet and enable data to be exchanged between a network and a device is one of the most remarkable features of wearable technology. The market has a significant number of startups that have invested in smart wearables. The drivers of the market are the advancements in R&D causing increased innovation in recent years and demand for a market that incorporates high technology and design in daily living. Lately, the focus has been on providing aesthetic design to devices to attract the customer.

End Users Require it for a Variety of Needs in Health and Wellness Segment

The wearable technology is widely being used in health and wellness, infotainment, fitness, military, healthcare and medicals, and the industrial sectors. This technology is constantly re-innovating itself with ideas of a connected smart wearable technology by using global cloud technology, and miniature and distributed sensors. The new path of the technology has now turned towards creating new products with new form factors that augment our senses. The decrease in sensor prices and improvement in the quality of information gathered has led the high penetration in health and wellness segment. Real-time data collection, display, and transmission possibility to other devices have also caused the wearables to create a niche market in the medical device segment.

Key Developments in the Market

  • March 2018 - Garmin International, Inc. announced tactix Charlie, a new and improved ruggedized GPS wearable that combines specialized tactical functionality with mapping-enhanced navigation and advanced fitness training features. The third-generation tactix watch introduces preloaded full-color TOPO mapping, wrist-based heart rate, advanced performance metrics, and a specific “Tactical” activity profile, along with more than 26 built-in activities for any type of adventure.
  • February 2018 - Garmin International, Inc. announced that the D2™ Charlie aviator watch has been selected by the United States Air Force (USAF) for use by the pilots of the Lockheed U-2 aircraft. The high-sensitivity WAAS GPS-enabled D2 Charlie aviator watch incorporates global navigation capability, rich and colorful moving maps and more, providing pilots in the USAF with an exclusive, back-up navigation timepiece in the cockpit.
The major players include - ADIDAS AG, APPLE INC., ATLAS WEARABLE, FITBIT INC., GARMIN LTD, GOOGLE INC., JAWBONE INC., L G ELECTRONICS INC., MICROSOFT INC., NIKE INC., PEBBLE TECHNOLOGIES INC., QUALCOMM INC., SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO. LTD, and XIAOMI TECHNOLOGY CO., amongst other.

Reasons to Purchase the Report
  • Current and future global wearable technology market analysis
  • Performance of various segments in the market
  • Analyzing different perspectives of the market with the help of Porter’s five forces analysis
  • Segments and sub-segments expected to dominate the market
  • Regions expected to witness expedited growth during the forecast period
  • Latest developments, market shares, and strategies employed by the major market players
  • 3 month analyst support, along with the Market Estimate sheet ((in Excel).
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1. Introduction
1.1 Key Deliverables of the Study
1.2 Study Assumptions
1.3 Research Methodology
2. Executive Summary
3. Market Insights
3.1 Market Overview
3.2 Industry Value Chain Analysis
3.3 Industry Attractiveness - Porter's Five Force Analysis
3.3.1 Bargaining Power of Suppliers
3.3.2 Bargaining Power of Consumers
3.3.3 Threat of New Entrants
3.3.4 Threat of Substitutes
3.3.5 Intensity of Competitive Rivalry
4. Market Dynamics
4.1 Drivers
4.1.1 Advancement of Electronics and Processing Technology
4.1.2 Amalgamation of Design and Technology Leading to Imprived Device Aesthetics
4.1.3 Growth of Start-ups with Innovative Products
4.1.4 Increased Innovation in Devices Display and Power Consumption
4.2 Restraints
4.2.1 High Initial Investment
4.2.2 Niche Audience
4.2.3 Rather Rapid Obselence of Products
5. Global Wearable Technology Market Segmentation
5.1 Component
5.1.1 Backplanes
5.1.2 Batteries
5.1.3 Conductors
5.1.4 Displays
5.1.5 Sensors
5.1.6 Others
5.2 Product
5.2.1 Activity Monitors
5.2.2 Augmented Reality
5.2.3 Continuous Glucose Monitor
5.2.4 Drug Delivery
5.2.5 Hand-worn Terminals
5.2.6 Heads-up Displays
5.2.7 Hearables
5.2.8 Sleep Sensors
5.2.9 Smart Clothing
5.2.10 Smart Glasses
5.2.11 Smart Watches
5.2.12 Wearable Patches
5.2.13 Others
5.3 End User
5.3.1 Fitness
5.3.2 Health & Wellness
5.3.3 Healthcare & Medicals
5.3.4 Industrial
5.3.5 Infotainment
5.3.6 Military
5.3.7 Others
5.4 Region
5.4.1 North America
5.4.1.1 US
5.4.1.2 Canada
5.4.2 Europe
5.4.2.1 UK
5.4.2.2 Germany
5.4.2.3 France
5.4.2.4 Russia
5.4.2.5 Rest of Europe
5.4.3 Asia-Pacific
5.4.3.1 China
5.4.3.2 India
5.4.3.3 Japan
5.4.3.4 South Korea
5.4.3.5 Rest of Asia-Pacific
5.4.4 Latin America
5.4.4.1 Brazil
5.4.4.2 Mexico
5.4.4.3 Argentina
5.4.4.4 Rest of Latin America
5.4.5 Middle East & Africa
5.4.5.1 Saudi Arabia
5.4.5.2 UAE
5.4.5.3 South Africa
5.4.5.4 Rest of Middle East & Africa
6. Competitive Intelligence - Company Profiles
6.1 Adidas AG
6.2 Apple Inc.
6.3 Atlas Wearable
6.4 Fitbit Inc.
6.5 Garmin Ltd
6.6 Google Inc.
6.7 Jawbone Inc.
6.8 L G Electronics Inc.
6.9 Microsoft Inc.
6.10 Nike Inc.
6.11 Pebble Technologies Inc.
6.12 Qualcomm Inc.
6.13 Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd
6.14 Xiaomi Technology Co.
*List not exhaustive
7. Investment Analysis
7.1 Recent Mergers and Acquisitions
7.2 Investor Outlook
8. Outlook of Global Wearable Technology Market

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