Wearable Sensors are a type of sensors which are an integral part of the wearable devices that is attached to the body or the clothing. In Europe, wearable sensors are being used in various domains such as healthcare, sports and fitness, defense, travel etc. These sensors have been used in military for various applications like heads up display. In the entertainment industry these sensors are being adopted in cinemas, gaming and flight simulator. Augmented reality market in entertainment is being helped by wearable sensors market. Products like Oculus Rift and Sony HMZ-T3Q are gaining lot of popularity among the gamers and Europe is a big gaming market.
The major trend driving the global wearable sensor market is miniaturization and improved communication capabilities, which enables their integration into various devices and machines without compromising other functionalities. North America is the leading market for sensors globally, with the U.S. being the major market in the region. Asia Pacific region is one of the fastest growing regions for sensor market, on account of increasing adoption of smartphones. The proliferation of advanced electronic control systems has made sensors more accurate, reliable, and reliable while increasing the response time, robustness, communications capabilities and efficiency. The continuous innovations and investments in research and development to meet the changing consumer preferences has led to improved fabrication techniques and enhanced sensing abilities at lower costs driving market growth. This research report covers different types such as Motion, Inertia, Health, and Pressure among others that are witnessing rapid technological developments, which comprise the Global Wearable Sensors market.
The study elucidates the situation of sensors by various types and shows application of sensors in various markets like Transportation, Sports/Fitness, Entertainment and Media, Aerospace and Defense, and Healthcare among others, along with market metrics. The market is divided by the various types of Wearable. The report is also divided by geography - North Americas, Europe, the Asia-Pacific (APAC), Latin America and Middle East and Africa; where-in the market share of each region is analyzed and estimates are provided for the next 6 years. The various applications of sensors have been discussed in detail in addition to a comprehensive overview of the market. Market estimates for the 19 major countries in all the above regions are included with forecasts for the period 2014-2020.
Some of the major factors augmenting the global Wearable sensors market are: rapid technological developments, increasing applications in the industrial sector and improvement in the battery sizes. Development of wearable sensors that look fashionable while being smart will help grow the Wearable sensor market. Increased research and development in the sensor industry is creating opportunities for technological advancements that open up new horizon for sensor applications.
Technological improvements have increased the robustness and scope of application of sensors but reluctance from end users in employing new innovations due to their expensive nature is a major challenge for the Sensors market.
WHAT THE REPORT OFFERS
1.Europe Wearable Sensors Market Overview with information on drivers and restraints
2.Wearable Sensors Market Analysis and its applications in the industry
3.Identification of factors responsible for changing the market scenarios, rising prospective opportunities and identification of key companies which can influence the market on global and regional scale
4.Extensively researched competitive landscape with profiles of major companies along with their market shares
5.A comprehensive list of key market players along with the analysis of their current strategic interests and key financial information
1.1 Key Deliverables
1.2 Study Assumptions
1.3 Market Definition
1.4 Key Findings
2. Research Methodology
3. Executive Summary
4. Market Dynamics
4.1 Market Overview
4.2 Market Drivers
4.3 Market Restraints
4.4 Industry Attractiveness - Porter's 5 Forces
4.4.1 Threat of New Entrants
4.4.2 Threat of Substitute Products or Services
4.4.3 Bargaining Power of Suppliers
4.4.4 Bargaining Power of Buyers
4.4.5 Intensity of Competitive Rivalry
4.5 Industry Value Chain Analysis
5. Technology Snapshot
5.1 Key Technologies Overview (MEMS, CMOS etc.)
6. Wearable Sensors Market Segmentation
6.1 By Type
6.1.1 Health Sensors
6.1.2 Environmental Sensors
6.1.3 MEMS Sensors
6.1.4 Motion Sensors
6.2 By Device
6.2.2 Bodywear & Footwear
6.3 By Application
6.3.1 Health & Wellness
6.3.2 Safety Monitoring
6.3.3 Home Rehabilitation
6.4 By Country
7. Company Profiles (List Populated Based on Global Presence)
7.2 Infineon Technologies AG
7.3 Texas Instruments Incorporated
7.4 Analog Devices Inc.
7.5 InvenSense Inc.
7.6 Freescale Semiconductor Inc
7.7 Panasonic Corporation
7.8 NXP Semiconductors N.V.
7.9 TE Connectivity Ltd.
7.10 Bosch Sensortec GmbH (Robert Bosch GmbH)
8. Investment Outlook
9. Future of Europe Wearable Sensors Market