1. Market Research
  2. > Consumer Electronics Market Trends
  3. > Consumer electronics - Devices in a connected and UDH world

Market segments

- Digital media boxes
- Home video game consoles
- Blu-ray player/recorders
- Digital media adapters, also known as multimedia gateways, which allow users to read audio and video content and images from other storage sources and display/play them on the TV screen. Digital media recorders are DMAs capable of recording programmes off the TV. They may come with a built-in hard drive, but the current trend tends to be DMRs without a hard drive.
- Computers
- Desktop computers
- Laptop computers. This sub-segment includes netbooks and notebooks.
- Televisions
- The television segment includes LCD screens: LED, plasma and OLED.
These sub-segments are not displayed separately in the database.
- STB

The set-top box segment includes four sub-segments:
- cable STB
- Satellite STB
- Terrestrial TV STB
- IPTV STB
- Portable media devices
- Smartphones
- Handheld video game consoles
- Media tablets

2.1. Indicators
Indicators by devices
- Domestic shipments (million units)
- installed base (million units), including an average replacement rate for each category of device
- Connectable domestic shipment (million units)
- Connectable installed base (million units)
- Penetration rate for connectable devices (% of households)
- Relationship between the percentage of homes equipped with a connectable device and the percentage equipped with this specific device (%).

Geographical coverage

Worldwide
- The "Worldwide" data in the database do not include the Africa/Middle East region.
Asia-Pacific
- China
- Japan
- South Korea
- Rest of Asia-Pacific
Europe
- France
- Germany
- Italy
- Spain
- The UK
- Poland
- Russia
- Rest of Europe
North America
- USA
- Canada
Latin America

Table Of Contents

Consumer electronics - Devices in a connected and UDH world
1. Executive Summary 6
1.1. Technological innovation, new services and new consumer habits 7
1.2. CE device sales will continue to rise up to 2018 8
1.3. Mobile devices: best sellers worldwide 9
1.4. Over 2 billion connectable devices will be sold in 2014 10
2. Methodology 11
2.1. Indicators 12
2.2. Geographical coverage 13
3. TVs on the road to UHD and OLED 14
3.1. Thriving technological climate 15
3.2. UHD taking off: a few technical points 156
3.3. UHD taking off: product range expanding 17
3.4. UHD recording and broadcasting still in the trial phase 19
3.5. UHD equipment and services developing steadily 20
3.6. From LCD to OLED: technical highlights 21
3.7. UHD TV and OLED pricing models 23
3.8. TV sales expected to pick up in 2016 24
3.9. Vast majority of TVs sold in North America and Europe are connectable 25
3.10. Ultra-HD TV in 8.4% of TV households in 2018 26
4. Set-top box (STB) segment: steady rollout of new functions 27
4.1. Set-top boxes: the future in detail 28
4.2. Online content slowing STB market growth 29
4.3. Digital STB sales: regional disparities 30
4.4. Cable STB: growth shaped by upgrades 31
4.5. Satellite STBs: growth thanks largely to Asia-Pacific 32
4.6. Terrestrial STBs: weak growth 33
4.7. IPTV STB: Average annual growth of 6.8% between 2014 and 2018 34
Consumer electronics: devices in a connected and UHD world
5. Digital media box (DMB) segment in the era of new genconsoles and the battle of the streaming boxes 35
5.1. DMB: the era of the hybrid box 36
5.2. Close to 10% average annual growth between 2014 and 2018 37
5.3. Home consoles: the 8th generation is here 38
5.4. Blu-ray players, developing more slowly than hoped 40
5.5. DMA/DMR: success in the offing 41
5.6. DVR 43
6. Computers: inexorable loss of position in the digital home 44
6.1. Market begins to decline in 2015 45
6.2. Average 4.2% drop in computer sales between 2014 and 2018 vs.
a 15.3% increase for tablets 46
6.3. Especially sharp decline for desktop computers 47
7. Portable media device segment: momentum driven by 8th generation consoles and DMA, aka streaming boxes 48
7.1. Mobile devices: equally popular inside and outside the home 49
7.2. The most dynamic CE segment 50
7.3. Smartphones 51
7.4. Tablets 52
7.5. Handheld consoles: growing competition from smartphones and tablets 53
7.6. Handheld consoles account for 2.7% of portable media device sales worldwide in 2014 54

View This Report »

Get Industry Insights. Simply.

  • Latest reports & slideshows with insights from top research analysts
  • 24 Million searchable statistics with tables, figures & datasets
  • More than 10,000 trusted sources
24/7 Customer Support

Talk to Veronica

+1 718 514 2762

Purchase Reports From Reputable Market Research Publishers
2016 Recap & 2017 Outlook for Flexible Displays

2016 Recap & 2017 Outlook for Flexible Displays

  • $ 6053
  • Industry report
  • March 2017
  • by Market Intelligence & Consulting Institute

Flexible AMOLED (Active-matrix Organic Light-emitting Diode) displays have drawn market attention as Apple's next-generation iPhone is reportedly to feature a flexible AMOLED display. Flexible display ...

Transparent Conductive Films Market by Application, Material, and Region - Global Forecast to 2026

Transparent Conductive Films Market by Application, Material, and Region - Global Forecast to 2026

  • $ 5650
  • Industry report
  • February 2017
  • by MarketsandMarkets

“Transparent conductive films market is projected to reach USD 8.46 billion by 2026” The transparent conductive films market is projected to reach USD 8.46 billion by 2026, at a CAGR of 9.4% from 2016 ...

Display Controller Market By Type, Application and Geography – Global Forecast To 2022

Display Controller Market By Type, Application and Geography – Global Forecast To 2022

  • $ 5650
  • Industry report
  • January 2017
  • by MarketsandMarkets

“Increasing adoption of advanced display technologies in mobile communication devices fueling the growth of the display controller market” The display controller market is expected to grow at a CAGR ...


ref:plp2014

Reportlinker.com © Copyright 2017. All rights reserved.

ReportLinker simplifies how Analysts and Decision Makers get industry data for their business.