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While wearable technology has been utilized in vertical sectors such as the military and healthcare for many years, ongoing advances have triggered a major resurgence of the concept, particularly among the consumer community. Key enabling technologies including low cost sensors, wireless connectivity, active materials and energy have converged to make wearable technology mainstream.
With the continued miniaturization of enabling technologies, wearable devices have hit the mass market in a diverse variety of form factors, ranging from glasses to even jewelry.

Driven by the ability to interconnect with key modern trends of healthcare, fitness, messaging and socialization, the wearable technology ecosystem is attracting significant levels of interest. Companies as varied as smartphone OEMs, wireless carriers, health insurers and retailers are circling the ecosystem alongside tiny startups, all vying for a stake.

SNS Research estimates that by 2016, wearable device shipments will surpass 140 Million and will account for nearly $30 Billion in revenue. The market is further expected to grow at a CAGR of 30% over the next five years.

The “Wearable Technology Ecosystem: 2015 – 2030 – Opportunities, Challenges, Strategies, Industry Verticals & Forecasts” report presents an in-depth assessment of the wearable technology ecosystem including key market drivers, challenges, investment potential, consumer & vertical market opportunities, use cases, future roadmap, value chain, case studies, vendor market share and strategies. The report also presents forecasts for wearable device shipments and revenue from 2015 through to 2030. The forecasts are further segmented for 7 device form factor submarkets, 7 vertical markets, 6 regions and 73 countries.

The report comes with an associated Excel datasheet suite covering quantitative data from all numeric forecasts presented in the report.

Topics Covered:

The report covers the following topics:
- Wearable technology ecosystem
- Market drivers and barriers
- Enabling technologies for wearable devices
- Prospects of standardization and regulation for wearable technology
- Wearable technology industry roadmap and value chain
- Assessment of vertical market opportunities and use cases for consumer, healthcare, professional sports, retail & hospitality, military, public safety and 8 other verticals
- Case studies of wearable technology deployments
- Company profiles and strategies of over 360 wearable technology ecosystem players
- Wearable device vendor market share
- Wearable device operating systems
- Prospects of smartphone OEMs and wireless chipset suppliers in the wearable technology ecosystem
- LTE Direct and its impact on wearable technology
- Strategic recommendations for enabling technology providers, wearable device OEMs, vertical market players, application developers and wireless carriers
- Market analysis and forecasts from 2015 till 2030

Forecast Segmentation:

Market forecasts are provided for each of the following submarkets and their categories:
- Wearable device shipments and revenue
- Wearable application ecosystem revenue
- Wearable driven wireless carrier service revenue
- Vertical Submarkets
Consumer
Healthcare
Professional Sports
Retail & Hospitality
Military
Public Safety
Others
- Form Factor Submarkets
Smart Bands
Smart Watches
Smart Glasses
Smart Clothing
Smart Jewelry
Heads-up Displays
Others
- Regional Markets
Asia Pacific
Eastern Europe
Latin & Central America
Middle East & Africa
North America
Western Europe
- Country Markets
73 Country level markets: Algeria, Argentina, Australia, Austria, Bangladesh, Belarus, Belgium, Bolivia, Bosnia & Herzegovina, Brazil, Bulgaria, Canada, Chile, China, Colombia, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Ecuador, Egypt, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hong Kong, Hungary, India, Indonesia, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Kenya, Luxembourg, Malaysia, Mexico, Morocco, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nigeria, Norway, Pakistan, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Romania, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, Slovakia, South Africa, South Korea, Spain, Sudan, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Tanzania, Thailand, Tunisia, Turkey, UAE, UK, Ukraine, Uruguay, USA, Uzbekistan, Venezuela and Vietnam

Key Questions Answered:

The report provides answers to the following key questions:
- How big is the wearable technology ecosystem?
- How is the ecosystem evolving by segment and region? - What will the market size be in 2020 and at what rate will it grow?
- What trends, challenges and barriers are influencing its growth?
- Who are the key wearable device vendors and what are their strategies?
- How much are vertical enterprises investing in wearable devices?
- What opportunities exist for wireless chipset suppliers in the wearable technology ecosystem?
- How can wireless carriers capitalize on the growing popularity of smart watches, fitness bands, smart glasses and other wearable devices?
- Which countries, regions and verticals will see the highest percentage of wearable device shipments?
- Which sports category will see the highest level of wearable technology integration?
- How big is the wearable applications ecosystem?

Key Findings:

The report has the following key findings:

- By 2016, wearable device OEMs will pocket nearly $30 Billion from device shipment revenues
- SNS Research estimates that fitness and sports centric wearable device shipments are expected to grow at a CAGR of 28% over the next 5 years, eventually accounting for 80 Million device shipments by the end of 2020
- Wireless carriers are increasingly integrating wearable devices within their M2M and IoT strategies
- Wearable devices will help wireless carriers drive over $71 Billion in additional service revenue by the end of 2020, following a CAGR of nearly 80% between 2015 and 2020
- The wearable applications ecosystem will account for nearly $2 Billion in revenue by the end of 2016
- Driven by ongoing innovation and crowdfunding campaigns, SNS Research estimates that investors will pour over $1 Billion into wearable technology startups in 2015
- The market is ripe for acquisitions of pure-play wearable technology startups, as competition heats up between consumer and vertical centric OEMs
- Nearly 50% of all wearable devices shipped in 2020 will support embedded cellular connectivity. This represents a $1.1 Billion opportunity for wireless chipset suppliers

Table Of Contents

The Wearable Technology Ecosystem: 2015 - 2030 - Opportunities, Challenges, Strategies, Industry Verticals and Forecasts
Table of Contents

1 Chapter 1: Introduction 28 270 Vision
1.1 Executive Summary 28 3L Labs
1.2 Topics Covered 30 4DForce
1.3 Historical Revenue and Forecast Segmentation 31 4iii Innovations
1.4 Key Questions Answered 33 9Solutions
1.5 Key Findings 34 Abbot Laboratories
1.6 Methodology 35 AcousticSheep
1.7 Target Audience 36 Active Mind Technology
1.8 Companies and Organizations Mentioned 37 Adidas
AgaMatrix

2 Chapter 2: An Overview of Wearable Technology 42 AirType
2.1 What is Wearable Technology? 42 Amazon
2.2 Device Classification 42 Ambit Networks
2.2.1 Head-worn Devices 42 AMD (Advanced Micro Devices)
2.2.2 Wrist-worn Devices 42 Amiigo
2.2.3 Leg and Ankle-worn Devices 43 Amulyte
2.2.4 Arm, Chest and Neck-worn Devices 43 Animas
2.2.5 Smart Clothing and Jewelry 43 Apple
2.2.6 In-Body Wearables 44 ARA (Applied Research Associates)
2.3 Enabling Technologies 45 Archos
2.3.1 MEMS and Sensors 45 ARM Holdings
2.3.2 BT-LE (Bluetooth Low Energy) and WiFi 45 Asahi Kasei Group
2.3.3 Voice Recognition 46 ASUS (ASUSTeK Computer)
2.3.4 Lowed Powered Wireless SoCs 46 ASX
2.3.5 RFID and NFC 47 ATandT Mobility
2.3.6 GPS and Navigation Technology 47 Atellani
2.3.7 Energy Harvesting 47 Atheer Labs
2.3.8 Ergonomics and Materials Science 48 Atlas Wearables
2.3.9 Augmented Reality 48 Augmendix
2.4 Market Growth Drivers 49 Avegant
2.4.1 Proliferation of Smartphones 49 Avery Dennison
2.4.2 Advances in Enabling Technologies and Components 50 AVG
2.4.3 Interest from New Market Segments 50 BAE Systems
2.4.4 Human Centric Assistance 50 Baidu
2.4.5 Meaningful Analytics and Tracking 51 Barclays
2.4.6 Venture Capital, Crowdfunding and Corporate Investments 51 Basis Science
2.4.7 Endorsement by Major Mobile OEMs 52 Beddit
2.5 Market Barriers 52 Behavioral Technology Group
2.5.1 High Costs 52 BI
2.5.2 Power Consumption and Battery Life Issues 52 BIA Sport
2.5.3 Usability and Unusual Styling 53 Bionym
2.5.4 Potential Health Issues 53 Biosensics
2.5.5 Privacy and Security Concerns 53 BIT (Blue Infusion Technologies)
2.5.6 Social Acceptance 54 Bitbanger Labs
Blocks Wearables

3 Chapter 3: Vertical Opportunities and Use Cases 55 Bluetooth Special Interest Group
3.1 Consumer Markets 55 BodyMedia
3.1.1 Infotainment and Lifestyle 55 bOMDIC
3.1.1.1 Personal Assistance, Notifications and Alerts 55 Bondara (Nagook)
3.1.1.2 Photography 56 Boston Scientific Corporation
3.1.1.3 Navigation Assistance 56 BRAGI
3.1.1.4 Smart Home Applications 56 Breitling
3.1.1.5 Media and Entertainment 57 Brilliantservice
3.1.1.6 Memory Recall 57 Broadcom
3.1.2 Casual Sports and Fitness 57 Brother Industries
3.1.3 Gaming 58 Brunel University
3.1.4 Pet Care 58 BSX Atheletics
3.1.5 Child Care and Entertainment 59 BSX Insight
3.1.6 Helping People with Disabilities 59 BTS Bioengineering
3.1.7 Car Insurance Claims 59 Buhel
3.1.8 Accurate and Targeted Marketing 60 Cambridge Temperature Concepts
3.2 Healthcare 61 Carre Technologies
3.2.1 Remote Patient Monitoring 61 Casio
3.2.2 Assisted Patient Examination 61 Catapult Sports
3.2.3 Reducing Healthcare Costs 61 Cisco Systems
3.2.4 Optimizing Health Insurance Costs 62 Citizen
3.2.5 Enhancing Medical RandD 62 Cityzen Sciences
3.3 Professional Sports 63 Codoon
3.3.1 Sports Data Analytics 63 CommandWear
3.3.2 Enhancing Real-Time Decision Making 63 CompeGPS
3.3.3 Injury Prevention 63 Connect America
3.4 Retail and Hospitality 64 ConnecteDevice
3.4.1 Improving Retail Productivity 64 Control VR
3.4.2 Comparing and Contrasting Retail Items 64 Cool Shirt Systems
3.4.3 Travel: Personalizing Customer Service 64 Covidien
3.4.4 Replacing Hotel Keys and Credit Cards 65 Creaholic
3.4.5 Augmenting City and Museum Tours 65 Creoir
3.5 Military 66 CSR
3.5.1 Enhancing Infantry Tactics: Shooting Without Being Shot 66 Cuff
3.5.2 Monitoring Combat Stress and Injuries 66 Cyberdyne
3.5.3 Enhancing Situational Awareness in the Battlefield 67 DAQRI
3.5.4 Enabling Battlefield Mobility 68 DARPA (Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency)
3.5.5 Facilitating Communications with Military Dogs 68 Dell
3.6 Public Safety 69 Diesel
3.6.1 Recording Criminal Evidence 69 DK Tek Innovations
3.6.2 Enhancing Situational Awareness and Assets Coordination 69 DKNY
3.6.3 Identifying Suspects and Traffic Violators 70 DorsaVi
3.6.4 Monitoring Biophysical Activity for First Responders 70 Dreamtrap Commercials
3.6.5 Enhancing Fire Fighting Capabilities 70 Dubai Police
3.6.6 Improving Response to Medical Emergencies 71 Durex
3.7 Other Verticals 72 E Ink Holdings
3.7.1 Construction Industry 72 EB Sport Group
3.7.2 Mining Industry 72 EdanSafe
3.7.3 Manufacturing Operations 72 Ekso Bionics
3.7.4 Logistics and Supply Chain 73 Electric Foxy
3.7.5 Financial Services 73 Emotiv Systems
3.7.6 Security and Authentication 73 Enjoy S.R.L
3.7.7 Repair, Inspection and Field Services 74 Epson (Seiko Epson Corporation)
3.7.8 Education 74 EuroTech
3.8 Case Studies 75 Evena Medical
3.8.1 Virgin Atlantic: Improving Airline Customer Services with Wearable Technology 75 Everfind
3.8.1.1 Solution and Vendors 75 Exelis
3.8.1.2 Applications 75 EyeTap
3.8.1.3 Feedback from the Field 75 Facebook
3.8.2 U.S. Department of Defense: Delivering Tactical Information with Wearable Technology 76 FashionTEQ
3.8.2.1 Solution and Vendors 76 Fat Shark
3.8.2.2 Applications 76 Fatigue Science
3.8.2.3 Feedback from the Field 76 FDA (U.S. Food and Drug Administration)
3.8.3 Dubai Police: Catching Speeding Drivers with Google Glass 77 Filip Technologies
3.8.3.1 Solution and Vendors 77 Finis
3.8.3.2 Applications 77 FitBark
3.8.3.3 Feedback from the Field 77 Fitbit
3.8.4 Disney: Theme Park Management with Wearable Technology 78 Fitbug
3.8.4.1 Solution and Vendors 78 FitLinxx
3.8.4.2 Applications 78 Flextronics
3.8.4.3 Feedback from the Field 78 Flyfit
3.8.5 ATandT: Connected Healthcare Monitoring for the Elderly 79 Force Impact Technologies
3.8.5.1 Solution and Vendors 79 Fossil
3.8.5.2 Applications 79 Foxtel
3.8.5.3 Feedback from the Field 79 Free Wavz
Freescale Semiconductor

4 Chapter 4: Industry Roadmap and Value Chain 80 Fujitsu
4.1 Wearable Technology Industry Roadmap 80 Garmin
4.1.1 2013 - 2014: Initial Hype and the Revival of Smart Watches 80 GEAK
4.1.2 2015 - 2016: Convergence of Wrist Worn Wearables 81 Gemalto
4.1.3 2017 - 2020 and Beyond: The Augmented Reality and Smart Glasses Era 81 General Dynamics Corporation
4.2 The Wearable Technology Value Chain 82 General Dynamics Mission Systems
4.2.1 Enabling Technology Ecosystem 82 GEO Group
4.2.1.1 Chipset Vendors 82 Geopalz
4.2.1.2 Sensor, Display and Enabling Hardware Providers 83 Georgia Institute of Technology
4.2.1.3 OS and Software Providers 83 GestureLogic
4.2.1 Wearable Device OEM Ecosystem 83 Ginger.io
4.2.1.1 Vertical Centric OEMs 83 Given Imaging
4.2.1.2 Smartphone, Tablet and Consumer Electronics OEMs 83 GlassUp
4.2.1.3 Fashion and Watch OEMs 84 Glofaster
4.2.2 Consumers and Vertical Enterprises 84 GN Netcom
4.2.3 Wireless Carriers and the Connectivity Ecosystem 84 GN Store Nord
4.2.4 Applications Ecosystem 84 Google
GoPro

5 Chapter 5: Market Analysis and Forecasts 85 GOQii
5.1 Global Outlook of Wearable Technology 85 Gucci
5.2 Form Factor Segmentation 86 Guess
5.3 Smart Bands 87 HealBe
5.4 Smart Watches 88 HereO
5.5 Smart Glasses 89 Hollywog
5.6 Smart Clothing 90 Honeywell International
5.7 Smart Jewelry 91 House of Horology
5.8 Heads-up Display Systems 92 Hovding
5.9 Others 93 HP
5.10 Vertical Market Segmentation 94 HTC
5.11 Consumer Wearable Devices 95 Huawei
5.12 Healthcare Wearable Devices 96 i.am+
5.13 Professional Sports Wearable Devices 97 i'm SpA
5.14 Retail and Hospitality Wearable Devices 98 i4C Innovations
5.15 Military Wearable Devices 99 IAMAS (Japanese Institute of Advanced Media Arts and Sciences)
5.16 Public Safety Wearable Devices 100 ICEdot
5.17 Wearable Devices in Other Verticals 101 ICON Health and Fitness
5.18 Regional Market Segmentation 102 IDENTEC GROUP
5.19 Asia Pacific 103 iHealth Lab
5.19.1 Australia 104 iLOC Technologies
5.19.2 Bangladesh 105 Imagination Technologies
5.19.3 China 106 Imec
5.19.4 Hong Kong 107 Immerz
5.19.5 India 108 Ineda Systems
5.19.6 Indonesia 109 InfinitEye
5.19.7 Japan 110 Innovega
5.19.8 Malaysia 111 Instabeat
5.19.9 New Zealand 112 Intel Corporation
5.19.10 Pakistan 113 InteraXon
5.19.11 Philippines 114 Intersections
5.19.12 Singapore 115 InvenSense
5.19.13 South Korea 116 Iotera
5.19.14 Taiwan 117 iRhythm
5.19.15 Thailand 118 Iron Will Innovations
5.19.16 Vietnam 119 ITAMCO (Indiana Technology and Manufacturing Companies)
5.19.17 Rest of Asia Pacific 120 ITT Corporation
5.20 North America 121 Jabra
5.20.1 Canada 122 Jawbone
5.20.2 USA 123 Jaybird
5.21 Western Europe 124 Johnson and Johnson
5.21.1 Austria 125 Kairos Watches
5.21.2 Belgium 126 Kapture
5.21.3 Denmark 127 Ki Performance
5.21.4 Finland 128 Kiwi Wearable Technologies
5.21.5 France 129 KMS Solutions
5.21.6 Germany 130 KoruLab
5.21.7 Greece 131 Kreyos
5.21.8 Ireland 132 Kronoz
5.21.9 Italy 133 L-3 Communications
5.21.10 Luxembourg 134 L-3 Mobile-Vision
5.21.11 Netherlands 135 Lark Technologies
5.21.12 Norway 136 Laster Technologies
5.21.13 Portugal 137 LeapFrog Enterprises
5.21.14 Spain 138 Lechal
5.21.15 Sweden 139 Lenovo
5.21.16 Switzerland 140 LG Electronics
5.21.17 Turkey 141 LifeBEAM
5.21.18 UK 142 LifeLogger Technologies Corporation
5.21.19 Rest of Western Europe 143 Limmex
5.22 Eastern Europe 144 Liquid Image
5.22.1 Belarus 145 Lockheed Martin
5.22.2 Bosnia and Herzegovina 146 LogBar
5.22.3 Bulgaria 147 LOSTnFOUND
5.22.4 Croatia 148 Loughborough University
5.22.5 Czech Republic 149 Lumafit
5.22.6 Hungary 150 Lumo BodyTech
5.22.7 Poland 151 Lumus
5.22.8 Romania 152 Luxottica
5.22.9 Russia 153 Mad Apparel
5.22.10 Serbia 154 Magellan (MiTAC Digital Corporation)
5.22.11 Slovakia 155 Martian Watches
5.22.12 Ukraine 156 Matilde
5.22.13 Uzbekistan 157 MC10
5.22.14 Rest of Eastern Europe 158 McLear
5.23 Middle East and Africa 159 MediaTek
5.23.1 Algeria 160 Medtronic
5.23.2 Egypt 161 Melon
5.23.3 Israel 162 Memi
5.23.4 Kenya 163 META
5.23.5 Morocco 164 Meta Watch
5.23.6 Nigeria 165 Microsoft
5.23.7 Qatar 166 MindStream
5.23.8 Saudi Arabia 167 Mio Global
5.23.9 South Africa 168 Misfit Wearables
5.23.10 Sudan 169 MiTAC International
5.23.11 Tanzania 170 Moff
5.23.12 Tunisia 171 MonDevices
5.23.13 UAE 172 Moov
5.23.14 Rest of the Middle East and Africa 173 Moticon
5.24 Latin and Central America 174 Motion Fitness
5.24.1 Argentina 175 Motion Metrics International Corporation
5.24.2 Bolivia 176 Motorola Mobility
5.24.3 Brazil 177 Motorola Solutions
5.24.4 Chile 178 Movable
5.24.5 Colombia 179 Mozilla Corporation
5.24.6 Ecuador 180 Mutalink
5.24.7 Mexico 181 Mutewatch
5.24.8 Paraguay 182 Myontec
5.24.9 Peru 183 Narrative
5.24.10 Uruguay 184 Neptune
5.24.11 Venezuela 185 Netatmo
5.24.12 Rest of Latin and Central America 186 NeuroPro
NeuroSky

6 Chapter 6: Key Market Players 188 New Balance
6.1 270 Vision 188 Nike
6.2 3L Labs 189 Nintendo
6.3 4DForce 190 Nissan
6.4 4iii Innovations 191 Nixie Labs
6.5 9Solutions 192 Nixon
6.6 Abbot Laboratories 193 Nod
6.7 Active Mind Technology 194 Nokia
6.8 AcousticSheep 195 Notch Interfaces
6.9 Adidas 196 NTT DoCoMo
6.10 AirType 197 Nuance
6.11 Amazon 198 Nuubo
6.12 Ambit Networks 199 NVIDIA
6.13 AMD (Advanced Micro Devices) 200 NZN Labs
6.14 Amiigo 201 Oculus VR
6.15 Amulyte 202 ODG (Osterhout Design Group)
6.16 Apple 203 Olive Labs
6.17 ARA (Applied Research Associates) 204 Omate
6.18 Archos 205 Omega
6.19 ARM Holdings 206 OMG Life
6.20 ASUS (ASUSTeK Computer) 207 Omron
6.21 Atellani 208 OMsignal
6.22 Atheer Labs 209 Opening Ceremony
6.23 Atlas Wearables 210 Optalert
6.24 Augmendix 211 Optinvent
6.25 Avegant 212 Orange
6.26 AVG 213 OrCam Technologies
6.27 Baidu 214 OriginGPS
6.28 BAE Systems 215 Orion Labs (OnBeep)
6.29 Basis Science 216 Orpyx Medical Technologies
6.30 Beddit 217 O-Synce
6.31 Behavioral Technology Group 218 Owlet Baby Care
6.32 BIA Sport 219 Palomar Health
6.33 Bionym 220 Panasonic
6.34 Biosensics 221 Paris Miki Holdings
6.35 BIT (Blue Infusion Technologies) 222 Parvus
6.36 Bitbanger Labs 223 Pebble
6.37 BI (GEO Group) 224 Pepsi
6.38 Blocks Wearables 225 Perceptive Devices
6.39 bOMDIC 226 Performance Sports Group
6.40 Bondara (Nagook) 227 Perpetua Power Source Technologies
6.41 Boston Scientific Corporation 228 PFO Tech
6.42 BRAGI 229 Philips
6.43 Brilliantservice 230 PHTL (PH Technical Labs)
6.44 Broadcom 231 Phyode
6.45 Breitling 232 Pivothead
6.46 Brother Industries 233 Pixie Scientific
6.47 BSX Atheletics 234 Plantronics
6.48 BTS Bioengineering 235 Playtabase
6.49 Buhel 236 PNI Sensor Corporation
6.50 Cambridge Temperature Concepts 237 Polar Electro
6.51 Carre Technologies 238 Pragmasystems
6.52 Casio 239 Preventice
6.53 Catapult Sports 240 Proteus Digital Health
6.54 Citizen 241 PUSH Design Solutions
6.55 Cityzen Sciences 242 Qardio
6.56 Codoon 243 Qualcomm
6.57 CommandWear 244 Ralph Lauren Corporation
6.58 CompeGPS 245 Raytheon
6.59 ConnecteDevice 246 Razer
6.60 Connect America 247 Recon Instruments
6.61 Control VR 248 Reebok International
6.62 Cool Shirt Systems 249 Rest Devices
6.63 Creoir 250 Revolutionary Tracker
6.64 CSR 251 RHLvision Technologies
6.65 Cuff 252 Ringblingz
6.66 Cyberdyne 253 Ringly
6.67 DAQRI 254 RSL Steeper Group
6.68 Dell 255 Rufus Labs
6.69 DK Tek Innovations 256 S3 ID
6.70 DorsaVi (ASX) 257 Salesforce.com
6.71 Dreamtrap Commercials 258 Salutron
6.72 EB Sport Group 259 Samsung Group
6.73 EdanSafe 260 Samsung Electronics
6.74 Ekso Bionics 261 Sarvint Technologies
6.75 Electric Foxy 262 Secret Labs
6.76 Emotiv Systems 263 Seiko
6.77 Enjoy S.R.L 264 SenseCore
6.78 Epson (Seiko Epson Corporation) 265 Sensegiz Technologies
6.79 Everfind 266 Sensible Baby
6.80 EuroTech 267 Senso Solutions
6.81 Evena Medical 268 Sensoplex
6.82 Exelis 269 Sensoria
6.83 EyeTap 270 Sentimoto
6.84 FashionTEQ 271 Seraphim Sense
6.85 Fat Shark 272 Shanda Group
6.86 Fatigue Science 273 Shimmer
6.87 Filip Technologies 274 ShotTracker
6.88 Finis 275 Si14
6.89 FitBark 276 Sigmo
6.90 Fitbit 277 SITA
6.91 Fitbug 278 Skully Systems
6.92 FitLinxx 279 Smart Device (SmartQ)
6.93 Flyfit 280 Smarty Destination Technology
6.94 Flextronics 281 Smarty Ring
6.95 Force Impact Technologies 282 SMI (SensoMotoric Instruments)
6.96 Fossil 283 SMS Audio
6.97 Foxtel 284 Snaptracs
6.98 Freescale Semiconductor 285 Somaxis
6.99 Free Wavz 286 Sonitus Medical
6.100 Fujitsu 287 Sonostar
6.101 Garmin 288 Sony Corporation
6.102 GEAK (Shanda Group) 289 Sony Mobile Communications
6.103 Gemalto 290 Sotera Wireless
6.104 General Dynamics Mission Systems 291 Soundbrenner
6.105 GestureLogic 292 SparkPeople
6.106 Geopalz 293 Spire
6.107 Ginger.io 294 Sports Beat
6.108 GlassUp 295 SpotNSave
6.109 Glofaster 296 Spree Wearables
6.110 GN Store Nord 297 Sproutling
6.111 GoPro 298 Sqord
6.112 Google 299 Stalker Radar (Applied Concepts)
6.113 GOQii 300 STATSports
6.114 Gucci 301 STMicroelectronics
6.115 Guess 302 Striiv
6.116 HealBe 303 SunFriend Corporation
6.117 HereO 304 Suunto
6.118 Hollywog 305 sWaP
6.119 Honeywell International 306 Swatch Group
6.120 Hovding 307 T.Ware
6.121 House of Horology 308 Tag Heuer
6.122 HP 309 Tarsier
6.123 HTC 310 TASER International
6.124 Huawei 311 TCL Communication
6.125 i4C Innovations 312 Technical Illusions
6.126 i.am+ 313 Textronics
6.127 ICEdot 314 Thalmic Labs
6.128 ICON Health and Fitness 315 The Walt Disney Company
6.129 iHealth Lab 316 Theatro
6.130 iLOC Technologies 317 TI (Texas Instruments)
6.131 i'm SpA 318 Timex Group
6.132 Imagination Technologies 319 Tissot
6.133 Imec 320 TLink Golf
6.134 Immerz 321 TN Games
6.135 Ineda Systems 322 Tobii Technology
6.136 Innovega 323 Tomoon Technology
6.137 InfinitEye 324 TomTom
6.138 Intel Corporation 325 Tory Burch
6.139 InteraXon 326 Touch Bionics
6.140 InvenSense 327 TrackingPoint
6.141 Iotera 328 Two Tin Cans
6.142 iRhythm 329 U.S. Department of Defense
6.143 Instabeat 330 U-blox
6.144 Iron Will Innovations 331 Under Armour
6.145 Jawbone 332 Universities of Glasgow
6.146 Jaybird 333 University of Leeds
6.147 Johnson and Johnson 334 University of Reading
6.148 Kairos Watches 335 University of Strathclyde
6.149 Kapture 336 Uno
6.150 Ki Performance 337 Valencell
6.151 Kiwi Wearable Technologies 338 Validic (Motivation Science)
6.152 KMS Solutions 339 Vancive Medical Technologies
6.153 KoruLab 340 Vergence Labs
6.154 Kreyos 341 Victoria's Secret
6.155 Kronoz 342 Vigo
6.156 L-3 Communications 343 Virgin Atlantic
6.157 Lark Technologies 344 VSN Mobil
6.158 Laster Technologies 345 Vuzix
6.159 LeapFrog Enterprises 346 Wahoo Fitness
6.160 Lechal 347 Wather Enterprises
6.161 LG Electronics 348 We:eX (Wearable Experiments)
6.162 LifeBEAM 349 Wearable Intelligence
6.163 LifeLogger Technologies Corporation 350 Weartrons Labs
6.164 Limmex 351 Wellograph
6.165 Liquid Image 352 Whistle
6.166 Lockheed Martin 353 Wirecard
6.167 LogBar 354 Withings
6.168 LOSTnFOUND 355 WTS (Wonder Technology Solutions)
6.169 Lumafit 356 X-Doria (Doria International)
6.170 Lumo BodyTech 357 Xensr
6.171 Lumus 358 Xiaomi
6.172 Luxottica 359 XO Eye Technologies
6.173 Mad Apparel 360 XOWi
6.174 Magellan (MiTAC Digital Corporation) 361 Xybermind
6.175 Martian Watches 362 Yingqu Technology
6.176 Matilde 363 Zackees
6.177 MC10 364 Zeiss (Carl Zeiss)
6.178 McLear 365 Zephyr Technology
6.179 MediaTek 366 Zepp Labs
6.180 Medtronic 367 Zinc Software
6.181 Melon 368 Zoll Medical Corporation
6.182 META 369 ZTE
6.183 Meta Watch 370
6.184 Microsoft 371
6.185 MindStream 372
6.186 Mio Global 373
6.187 Misfit Wearables 374
6.188 Moff 375
6.189 MonDevices 376
6.190 Moov 377
6.191 Moticon 378
6.192 Motion Fitness 379
6.193 Motorola Mobility/Lenovo 380
6.194 Motorola Solutions 381
6.195 Movable 382
6.196 Mozilla Corporation 383
6.197 Mutalink 384
6.198 Mutewatch 385
6.199 Myontec 386
6.200 Narrative 387
6.201 Neptune 388
6.202 Netatmo 389
6.203 NeuroPro 390
6.204 NeuroSky 391
6.205 New Balance 392
6.206 Nike 393
6.207 Nintendo 394
6.208 Nissan 395
6.209 Nixie Labs 396
6.210 Nixon 397
6.211 Nod 398
6.212 Notch Interfaces 399
6.213 NTT DoCoMo 400
6.214 Nuance 401
6.215 Nuubo 402
6.216 NVIDIA 403
6.217 NZN Labs 404
6.218 O-Synce 405
6.219 Oculus VR (Facebook) 406
6.220 ODG (Osterhout Design Group) 407
6.221 Olive Labs 408
6.222 Omate 409
6.223 OMG Life 410
6.224 Omron 411
6.225 OMsignal 412
6.226 Opening Ceremony 413
6.227 Optalert 414
6.228 Optinvent 415
6.229 OrCam Technologies 416
6.230 OriginGPS 417
6.231 Orion Labs (OnBeep) 418
6.232 Orpyx Medical Technologies 419
6.233 Owlet Baby Care 420
6.234 Panasonic 421
6.235 Pebble 422
6.236 Perceptive Devices 423
6.237 Performance Sports Group 424
6.238 Perpetua Power Source Technologies 425
6.239 PFO Tech 426
6.240 PHTL (PH Technical Labs) 427
6.241 Pivothead 428
6.242 Pixie Scientific 429
6.243 Phyode 430
6.244 Plantronics 431
6.245 Playtabase 432
6.246 PNI Sensor Corporation 433
6.247 Polar Electro 434
6.248 Pragmasystems 435
6.249 Preventice 436
6.250 Proteus Digital Health 437
6.251 PUSH Design Solutions 438
6.252 Qardio 439
6.253 Qualcomm 440
6.254 Ralph Lauren Corporation 441
6.255 Raytheon 442
6.256 Razer 443
6.257 Recon Instruments 444
6.258 Reebok International 445
6.259 Rest Devices 446
6.260 Revolutionary Tracker 447
6.261 RHLvision Technologies 448
6.262 Ringblingz 449
6.263 Ringly 450
6.264 RSL Steeper Group 451
6.265 Rufus Labs 452
6.266 S3 ID 453
6.267 Salesforce.com 454
6.268 Salutron 455
6.269 Samsung Electronics 456
6.270 Sarvint Technologies 458
6.271 Secret Labs 459
6.272 Seiko 460
6.273 SenseCore 461
6.274 Sensegiz Technologies 462
6.275 Sensible Baby 463
6.276 Sensoplex 464
6.277 Sensoria 465
6.278 Senso Solutions 466
6.279 Sentimoto 467
6.280 Seraphim Sense 468
6.281 Shimmer 469
6.282 ShotTracker 470
6.283 Si14 471
6.284 Sigmo 472
6.285 Skully Systems 473
6.286 Smart Device (SmartQ) 474
6.287 Smarty Destination Technology 475
6.288 Smarty Ring 476
6.289 SMI (SensoMotoric Instruments) 477
6.290 SMS Audio 478
6.291 Snaptracs 479
6.292 Somaxis 480
6.293 Sonitus Medical 481
6.294 Sonostar 482
6.295 Sony Mobile Communications 483
6.296 Sotera Wireless 484
6.297 Soundbrenner 485
6.298 SparkPeople 486
6.299 Spire 487
6.300 Sports Beat 488
6.301 SpotNSave 489
6.302 Spree Wearables 490
6.303 Sproutling 491
6.304 Sqord 492
6.305 Stalker Radar (Applied Concepts) 493
6.306 STATSports 494
6.307 Striiv 495
6.308 STMicroelectronics 496
6.309 SunFriend Corporation 497
6.310 Suunto 498
6.311 sWaP 499
6.312 Swatch Group 500
6.313 T.Ware 501
6.314 Tag Heuer 502
6.315 Tarsier 503
6.316 TASER International 504
6.317 TCL Communication 505
6.318 Technical Illusions 506
6.319 Thalmic Labs 507
6.320 Theatro 508
6.321 TI (Texas Instruments) 509
6.322 Timex Group 510
6.323 TLink Golf 511
6.324 TN Games 512
6.325 Tobii Technology 513
6.326 TomTom 514
6.327 Tomoon Technology 515
6.328 Touch Bionics 516
6.329 TrackingPoint 517
6.330 Two Tin Cans 518
6.331 U-blox 519
6.332 Under Armour 520
6.333 Uno 521
6.334 Valencell 522
6.335 Validic (Motivation Science) 523
6.336 Vancive Medical Technologies (Avery Dennison) 524
6.337 Vergence Labs 525
6.338 Victoria's Secret 526
6.339 Vigo 527
6.340 VSN Mobil 528
6.341 Vuzix 529
6.342 Wahoo Fitness 530
6.343 Wather Enterprises 531
6.344 We:eX (Wearable Experiments) 532
6.345 Wearable Intelligence 533
6.346 Weartrons Labs 534
6.347 Wellograph 535
6.348 Whistle 536
6.349 Withings 537
6.350 WTS (Wonder Technology Solutions) 538
6.351 X-Doria (Doria International) 539
6.352 Xensr 540
6.353 Xiaomi 541
6.354 XO Eye Technologies 542
6.355 XOWi 543
6.356 Xybermind 544
6.357 Yingqu Technology 545
6.358 Zackees 546
6.359 Zeiss (Carl Zeiss AG) 547
6.360 Zephyr Technology (Covidien) 548
6.361 Zepp Labs 549
6.362 Zinc Software 550
6.363 Zoll Medical Corporation 551
6.364 ZTE 552

7 Chapter 7: Conclusion and Strategic Recommendations 553
7.1 Wearable Technology Operating Systems: Is there a Dominant Market Leader? 553
7.2 LTE Direct and its Impact on Wearable Technology 554
7.3 How is Wearable Technology Affecting the Wireless Chipsets Ecosystem? 555
7.4 How Big is the Wearable Applications Ecosystem? 556
7.5 Prospects of Standardization and Regulation 557
7.6 Prospects of Smartphone OEMs in the Wearable Technology Ecosystem 558
7.7 Wireless Carriers: The Wearable Service Revenue Opportunity 559
7.8 Vendor Share: Who Leads the Market? 560
7.9 The Rise of Wearable Startups 561
7.10 Combining Fashion with Technology 562
7.11 Prospects of Fitness and Sports Centric Wearables 563
7.12 Recommendations 565
7.12.1 Enabling Technology Providers 565
7.12.2 Wearable Device OEMs and Vertical Players 565
7.12.3 Wearable Application Developers 566
7.12.4 Wireless Carriers 566

List of Figures

Figure 1: In-body Pill Camera 44
Figure 2: Smartphone Installed Base by Region (Millions): 2015 - 2030 49
Figure 3: KOR-FX Haptic Feedback Vest 58
Figure 4: DARPA ULTRA-VIS Wearable Display Unit and Augmented Reality View 67
Figure 5: Wearable Technology Industry Roadmap 80
Figure 6: The Wearable Technology Value Chain 82
Figure 7: Global Wearable Device Shipments (Millions of Units): 2015 - 2030 85
Figure 8: Global Wearable Device Shipment Revenue ($ Million): 2015 - 2030 85
Figure 9: Global Wearable Device Shipments by Form Factor (Millions of Units): 2015 - 2030 86
Figure 10: Global Wearable Device Shipment Revenue by Form Factor ($ Million): 2015 - 2030 86
Figure 11: Global Smart Band Shipments (Millions of Units): 2015 - 2030 87
Figure 12: Global Smart Band Shipment Revenue ($ Million): 2015 - 2030 87
Figure 13: Global Smart Watch Shipments (Millions of Units): 2015 - 2030 88
Figure 14: Global Smart Watch Shipment Revenue ($ Million): 2015 - 2030 88
Figure 15: Global Smart Glasses Shipments (Millions of Units): 2015 - 2030 89
Figure 16: Global Smart Glasses Shipment Revenue ($ Million): 2015 - 2030 89
Figure 17: Global Smart Clothing Shipments (Millions of Units): 2015 - 2030 90
Figure 18: Global Smart Clothing Shipment Revenue ($ Million): 2015 - 2030 90
Figure 19: Global Smart Jewelry Shipments (Millions of Units): 2015 - 2030 91
Figure 20: Global Smart Jewelry Shipment Revenue ($ Million): 2015 - 2030 91
Figure 21: Global Heads-up Display System Shipments (Millions of Units): 2015 - 2030 92
Figure 22: Global Heads-up Display System Shipment Revenue ($ Million): 2015 - 2030 92
Figure 23: Global Other Wearable Device Shipments (Millions of Units): 2015 - 2030 93
Figure 24: Global Other Wearable Device Shipment Revenue ($ Million): 2015 - 2030 93
Figure 25: Global Wearable Device Shipments by Vertical (Millions of Units): 2015 - 2030 94
Figure 26: Global Wearable Device Shipment Revenue by Vertical ($ Million): 2015 - 2030 94
Figure 27: Global Customer Wearable Device Shipments (Millions of Units): 2015 - 2030 95
Figure 28: Global Consumer Wearable Device Shipment Revenue ($ Million): 2015 - 2030 95
Figure 29: Global Healthcare Wearable Device Shipments (Millions of Units): 2015 - 2030 96
Figure 30: Global Healthcare Wearable Device Shipment Revenue ($ Million): 2015 - 2030 96
Figure 31: Global Professional Sports Wearable Device Shipments (Millions of Units): 2015 - 2030 97
Figure 32: Global Professional Sports Wearable Device Shipment Revenue ($ Million): 2015 - 2030 97
Figure 33: Global Retail and Hospitality Wearable Device Shipments (Millions of Units): 2015 - 2030 98
Figure 34: Global Retail and Hospitality Wearable Device Shipment Revenue ($ Million): 2015 - 2030 98
Figure 35: Global Military Wearable Device Shipments (Millions of Units): 2015 - 2030 99
Figure 36: Global Military Wearable Device Shipment Revenue ($ Million): 2015 - 2030 99
Figure 37: Global Public Safety Wearable Device Shipments (Millions of Units): 2015 - 2030 100
Figure 38: Global Public Safety Wearable Device Shipment Revenue ($ Million): 2015 - 2030 100
Figure 39: Global Wearable Device Shipments in Other Verticals (Millions of Units): 2015 - 2030 101
Figure 40: Global Wearable Device Shipment Revenue in Other Verticals ($ Million): 2015 - 2030 101
Figure 41: Wearable Device Shipments by Region (Millions of Units): 2015 - 2030 102
Figure 42: Wearable Device Shipment Revenue by Region ($ Million): 2015 - 2030 102
Figure 43: Asia Pacific Wearable Device Shipments (Millions of Units): 2015 - 2030 103
Figure 44: Asia Pacific Wearable Device Shipment Revenue ($ Million): 2015 - 2030 103
Figure 45: Australia Wearable Device Shipments (Millions of Units): 2015 - 2030 104
Figure 46: Australia Wearable Device Shipment Revenue ($ Million): 2015 - 2030 104
Figure 47: Bangladesh Wearable Device Shipments (Millions of Units): 2015 - 2030 105
Figure 48: Bangladesh Wearable Device Shipment Revenue ($ Million): 2015 - 2030 105
Figure 49: China Wearable Device Shipments (Millions of Units): 2015 - 2030 106
Figure 50: China Wearable Device Shipment Revenue ($ Million): 2015 - 2030 106
Figure 51: Hong Kong Wearable Device Shipments (Millions of Units): 2015 - 2030 107
Figure 52: Hong Kong Wearable Device Shipment Revenue ($ Million): 2015 - 2030 107
Figure 53: India Wearable Device Shipments (Millions of Units): 2015 - 2030 108
Figure 54: India Wearable Device Shipment Revenue ($ Million): 2015 - 2030 108
Figure 55: Indonesia Wearable Device Shipments (Millions of Units): 2015 - 2030 109
Figure 56: Indonesia Wearable Device Shipment Revenue ($ Million): 2015 - 2030 109
Figure 57: Japan Wearable Device Shipments (Millions of Units): 2015 - 2030 110
Figure 58: Japan Wearable Device Shipment Revenue ($ Million): 2015 - 2030 110
Figure 59: Malaysia Wearable Device Shipments (Millions of Units): 2015 - 2030 111
Figure 60: Malaysia Wearable Device Shipment Revenue ($ Million): 2015 - 2030 111
Figure 61: New Zealand Wearable Device Shipments (Millions of Units): 2015 - 2030 112
Figure 62: New Zealand Wearable Device Shipment Revenue ($ Million): 2015 - 2030 112
Figure 63: Pakistan Wearable Device Shipments (Millions of Units): 2015 - 2030 113
Figure 64: Pakistan Wearable Device Shipment Revenue ($ Million): 2015 - 2030 113
Figure 65: Philippines Wearable Device Shipments (Millions of Units): 2015 - 2030 114
Figure 66: Philippines Wearable Device Shipment Revenue ($ Million): 2015 - 2030 114
Figure 67: Singapore Wearable Device Shipments (Millions of Units): 2015 - 2030 115
Figure 68: Singapore Wearable Device Shipment Revenue ($ Million): 2015 - 2030 115
Figure 69: South Korea Wearable Device Shipments (Millions of Units): 2015 - 2030 116
Figure 70: South Korea Wearable Device Shipment Revenue ($ Million): 2015 - 2030 116
Figure 71: Taiwan Wearable Device Shipments (Millions of Units): 2015 - 2030 117
Figure 72: Taiwan Wearable Device Shipment Revenue ($ Million): 2015 - 2030 117
Figure 73: Thailand Wearable Device Shipments (Millions of Units): 2015 - 2030 118
Figure 74: Thailand Wearable Device Shipment Revenue ($ Million): 2015 - 2030 118
Figure 75: Vietnam Wearable Device Shipments (Millions of Units): 2015 - 2030 119
Figure 76: Vietnam Wearable Device Shipment Revenue ($ Million): 2015 - 2030 119
Figure 77: Rest of Asia Pacific Wearable Device Shipments (Millions of Units): 2015 - 2030 120
Figure 78: Rest of Asia Pacific Wearable Device Shipment Revenue ($ Million): 2015 - 2030 120
Figure 79: North America Wearable Device Shipments (Millions of Units): 2015 - 2030 121
Figure 80: North America Wearable Device Shipment Revenue ($ Million): 2015 - 2030 121
Figure 81: Canada Wearable Device Shipments (Millions of Units): 2015 - 2030 122
Figure 82: Canada Wearable Device Shipment Revenue ($ Million): 2015 - 2030 122
Figure 83: USA Wearable Device Shipments (Millions of Units): 2015 - 2030 123
Figure 84: USA Wearable Device Shipment Revenue ($ Million): 2015 - 2030 123
Figure 85: Western Europe Wearable Device Shipments (Millions of Units): 2015 - 2030 1

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