1. Market Research
Head Mounted Display Market: Global Industry Analysis and Opportunity Assessment 2014 - 2020

Head Mounted Display Market: Global Industry Analysis and Opportunity Assessment 2014 - 2020

  • March 2015
  • 153 pages
  • ID: 3356690


Table of Contents

This Future Market Insights report examines the ‘Global Head Mounted Display’ (HMD) market for the period 2014–2020. The primary objective of the report is to offer updates on the advancements, growth, opportunities in semiconductor and electronics market, which have given rise to Head Mounted Display market.

The Head Mounted Display market is an aggregation of two types of products such as Helmet Mounted Display and Eye Wear Display. The ‘helmet mounted display’ is mounted around the complete head and are most applicable for high end aviation, Defense and military usage. On the other hand, ‘eye wear display’ is light weight goggle like device that user can wear on eyes.The display optic projects virtual environment in front of wearer’s eye. A Head Mounted Display can reflect projected view or see through view. (Allow real world view along with superimposed computer generated images).

The Head Mounted Display report starts with an overview & evolution of the Head Mounted Display System. Head Mounted Display market is segmented into two broad product types namely ‘helmet mounted display’ and ‘eye wear display '.

In the next section, FMI covers the Head Mounted Display market performance in terms of Global Head Mounted Display units shipped and revenue split. This section additionally includes FMI’s analysis of the key trends, drivers and restraints from the supply, demand and economy side, which are influencing the Head Mounted Display market. Impact analysis of key growth drivers and restraints, based on the weighted average model is included in the Head Mounted Display report to better equip and arm clients with crystal clear decision-making insights. Head Mounted Display market by components includes various components such as Micro-Display, Goggle, Head Tracker, Camera, Connectivity, Combined Mirror, Control Unit, Helmet, Battery, and Accessories.

The primary focus of the following section is to analyse the Head Mounted Display market by adoption among applications; the applications covered under the scope of the report are Defense, Aviation, & Military, Industrial Sector, Augmented & Virtual Reality, Research & Development, Healthcare, Video Gaming & Entertainment, Training & Simulation and Others.A detailed analysis has been provided for every application in terms of market size.

As highlighted earlier, Head Mounted Display is an aggregation of various components such as Micro-Display, Goggle, Head Tracker, Camera, Connectivity, Combined Mirror, Control Unit, Helmet, Battery, Accessories. All these sub-segments are included in this section to make the study more comprehensive.

The next section of the report highlights Head Mounted Display adoption by regions. It provides a market outlook for 2014 - 2020 and sets the forecast within the context of the Head Mounted Display market, including helmet mounted display and eye wear display at regional levels. This study discusses the key regional trends contributing to growth of the Head Mounted Display market on a worldwide basis, as well as analyses the degree at which global drivers are influencing this market in each region. Key regions assessed in this report include North America, Latin America, Western Europe, Eastern Europe, Asia Pacific excluding Japan, Japan as a separate region, Middle East and North Africa.

All the above sections, by products, by components, by application and by regions, evaluate the present scenario and the growth prospects of the Head Mounted Display market for the period 2014 - 2020. We have considered 2014 as the base year and provided data for the trailing 12 months.

To calculate the HMD market size, we have considered revenue generated from the sale of Head Mounted Displays. The forecast presented in the report assesses the total revenue by both Value and Volume across the Head Mounted Display market. In order to offer an accurate forecast, we started by sizing the current market, which forms the basis of how the Head Mounted Display market will develop in the future. Given the characteristics of the market, we triangulated the outcome of two different types ofanalysis, based on supply side, and demand side. However, forecasting the market in terms of applications uptake and regions is more a matter of quantifying expectations and identifying opportunities rather than rationalising them after the forecast has been completed.

In addition, it is imperative to note that in an ever-fluctuating global economy, we not only conduct forecasts in terms of CAGR, but also analyse on the basis of key parameters such as year-on-year (Y-o-Y) growth to understand the predictability of the market and to identify the right opportunities across the Head Mounted Display market.

As previously highlighted, the Head Mounted Display market is split into a number of sub categories. All the Head Mounted Display sub-categories in terms of regions and applications are analysed in terms of Basis Point Share to understand individual segments’ relative contributions to market growth. This detailed level of information is important for the identification of various key trends of the Head Mounted Display market.

Also, another key feature of this report is the analysis of all key Head Mounted Display segments, sub-segments, regional adoption and verticals revenue forecast in terms of absolute dollar. This is traditionally overlooked while forecasting the market. However, absolute dollar opportunity is critical in assessing the level of opportunity that a provider can look to achieve, as well as to identify potential resources from a sales and delivery perspective in the Head Mounted Display market.

Furthermore, to understand key growth segments in terms of growth & adoption of Head Mounted Display and regions, Future Market Insights developed the Head Mounted Display Market Attractiveness Index. The resulting index should help providers identify real market opportunities.

In the final section of the report, Head Mounted Display Competitive landscape is included to provide report audiences with a Dashboard view, based on categories of provider of helmet and eye wear glass, and presence in different applications. Key companies covered in the report are Head Mounted Display Component Providers, System Integrators, Consulting and Outsourcing Firms, and Head Mounted Display manufacturers. This section is primarily designed to provide clients with an objective & detailed comparative assessment of key providers specific to the type of Head Mounted Display (Helmet or Eyewear). Report audiences can gain application-specific vendor insights to identify and evaluate key competitors based on in-depth assessment of capabilities and success in the Head Mounted Display marketplace. Detailed profiles of the providers are also included in the scope of the report to evaluate their long-term and short-term strategies, key offerings and recent developments in the Head Mounted Display space. Key competitors covered are Google Corporation, Sony Corporation, Kopin Corporation, Oculus VR, eMagin Corporation, Seiko Epson Corporation, Rockwell Collins, Inc. Thales Visionix, Inc., Recon Instruments, and Sensics Corporation.

Get Industry Insights. Simply.

  • Latest reports & slideshows with insights from top research analysts
  • 60 Million searchable statistics with tables, figures & datasets
  • More than 25,000 trusted sources
  • Single User License — provides access to the report by one individual.
  • Department License — allows you to share the report with up to 5 users
  • Site License — allows the report to be shared amongst all employees in a defined country
  • Corporate License — allows for complete access, globally.
Ahmad helps you find the right report:

The research specialist advised us on the best content for our needs and provided a great report and follow-up, thanks very much we shall look at ReportLinker in the future.

Kate Merrick

Global Marketing Manager at
Eurotherm by Schneider Electric

We were impressed with the support that ReportLinker’s research specialists’ team provided. The report we purchased was useful and provided exactly what we want.

Category Manager at

ReportLinker gave access to reliable and useful data while avoiding dispersing resources and spending too much time on unnecessary research.

Executive Director at
PwC Advisory

The customer service was fast, responsive, and 100% professional in all my dealings (...) If we have more research needs, I'll certainly prioritize working with ReportLinker!

Scott Griffith

Vice President Marketing at
Maurice Sporting Goods

The research specialist provided prompt, helpful instructions for accessing ReportLinker's product. He also followed up to make sure everything went smoothly and to ensure an easy transition to the next stage of my research

Jessica P Huffman

Research Associate at
American Transportation Research Institute

Excellent customer service. Very responsive and fast.

Director, Corporate Strategy at

I reached out to ReportLinker for a detailed market study on the Air Treatment industry. The quality of the report, the research specialist’s willingness to solve my queries exceeded my expectations. I would definitely recommend ReportLinker for in-depth industry information.

Mariana Mendoza

Global Platform Senior Manager at
Whirlpool Corporation

Thanks! I like what you've provided and will certainly come back if I need to do further research works.

Bee Hin Png

CEO at
LDR Pte Ltd

The research specialist advised us on the best content for our needs and provided a great report and follow-up, thanks very much we shall look at ReportLinker in the future.

Kate Merrick

Global Marketing Manager at
Eurotherm by Schneider Electric

  • How we can help
    • I am not sure if the report I am interested in will fulfill my needs. Can you help me?
    • Yes, of course. You can call us at +33(0) 4 37 65 17 03 or drop us an email at researchadvisor@reportlinker.com to let us know more about your requirements.
    • We buy reports often - can ReportLinker get me any benefits?
    • Yes. Set up a call with a Senior Research Advisor to learn more - researchadvisor@reportlinker.com or +33(0) 4 37 65 17 03.
    • I have had negative experiences with market research reports before. How can you avoid this from happening again?
    • We advise all clients to read the TOC and Summary and list your questions so that we can get more insight for you before you make any purchase decision. A research advisor will accompany you so that you can compare samples and reports from different sources, and choose the study that is right for you.

  • Report Delivery
    • How and when I will receive my Report?
    • Most reports are delivered right away in a pdf format, while others are accessed via a secure link and access codes. Do note that sometimes reports are sent within a 12 hour period, depending on the time zones. However, you can contact us to escalate this. Should you need a hard copy, you can check if this option is offered for the particular report, and pay the related fees.
  • Payment conditions
    • What payment methods do you accept?
      1. Credit card : VISA, American Express, Mastercard, or
      2. You can download an invoice to pay by wire transfer, check, or via a Purchase Order from your company, or
      3. You can pay via a Check made out in US Dollars, Euros, or British Pounds for the full amount made payable to ReportLinker
    • What are ReportLinker’s Payment Terms?
    • All payments must normally be submitted within 30 days. However, you can let us know if you need extended time.
    • Are Taxes and duties included?
    • All companies based in France must pay a 20% tax per report. The same applies to all individuals based in the EU. All EU companies must supply their VAT number when purchasing to avoid this charge.
    • I’m not satisfied. Can I be refunded?
    • No. Once your order has been processed and the publisher has received a notification to send you the report, we cannot issue any refund or cancel any order. As these are not ‘traditional’ products that can be returned, reports that are dispatched are considered to be ‘consumed’.
  • User license
    • The license that you should acquire depends on the number of persons that need to access the report. This can range from Single User (only one person will have the right to read or access the report), or Department License (up to 5 persons), to Site License (a group of persons based in the same company location), or Corporate License (the entire company personnel based worldwide). However, as publishers have different terms and conditions, we can look into this for you.


Reportlinker.com © Copyright 2018. All rights reserved.

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