The International Data Corporation (IDC) has released a fresh forecast for the global market for emerging gadgets. Analysts believe that this segment will see steady growth in the coming years.
We are talking about helmets and glasses for augmented and virtual reality (AR / VR), wearable electronics and devices for the modern smart home.
According to experts, the designated market this year will reach $ 369.6 billion.The lion’s share of this amount will come from equipment for smart homes – approximately $ 289.9 billion. Another $ 77.8 billion will be brought by all kinds of wearable gadgets, including fully wireless submersible headphones. type and smart watch. AR / VR equipment will account for about $ 1.9 billion.
Until 2025, the CAGR (compound annual growth rate) will be 10.8%. As a result, by the middle of this decade, the volume of the named market will reach $ 524.9 billion.
In this amount, approximately $ 400.4 billion will bring a variety of devices for the smart home. Another $ 106.4 billion will fall on wearable electronics. Finally, $ 18.2 billion will come from sales of augmented and virtual reality devices.