Earphones and Headphones Market - Global Industry Analysis, Market Size, Share, Trends, Analysis, Growth and Forecast 2017 - 2025

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Earphones and Headphones Market - Global Industry Analysis, Market Size, Share, Trends, Analysis, Growth and Forecast 2017 - 2025

Status : October, 2020 | Semiconductor & Electronics | PPT format

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Global Earphones and Headphones Market: Overview 

Headphones are a pair of two simple speakers attached to a band that goes across the wearer’s head in such a manner that the speakers are positioned over the ears. This delivers a personal, immersive listening experience directly into the ears. The use of headphones is somewhat unique over traditional speakers as the latter vibrate large segments of air within a room to recreate sounds. 

Earphones are the successor to headphones and are effectively an in-ear speaker. They deliver an even more personal listening experience as they move even less air than headphones. 

Global Earphones and Headphones Market: Key Trends 

The global earphones and headphones market is expected to display notable growth in the coming years. The rise in adoption of headphones and earphones is ascribed to the increasing use of electronic devices such as music players, tablets, and smartphones. Individuals are tethered to these devices for a significant part of their day for listening music, playing games, or watching videos. 

The increasing spending on fashionable and trendy products is resulting in rising demand for earphones and headphones. However, the future of these products is dependent on technology, appearance, and design that satisfy customer’s needs and deliver an enhanced personal listening experience. 

Electronic devices such as smartphones, tablets and multimedia devices such as MP3 players and iPod come with a basic earphone. Nevertheless, consumers are increasingly opting for high-quality products to avail expanded menu of music streaming and video services. 

Advances in earphones and headphone technology are the major factors attributed to the increased sales of these products. The most notable advancement in audio technology pertaining to noise cancellation and wireless connectivity are driving the sales of earphones and headphones to new heights. 

Global Earphones and Headphones Market: Market Potential 

With the improvement in battery technology, the demand for small, lighter, and long-lasting earphones and headphones also shrinks. This has surged demand for wireless devices over wired devices. The introduction of wireless Airpods by Apple has been a major leap in the wireless earphones game. 

The groundbreaking things that Airpods can do are driven by the custom-driven Apple W1 chip. It delivers extremely efficient wireless connectivity and improved sound. Moreover, W1 chip manages battery life efficiently and delivers five hours of listening experience on a single charge. The performance that’s unheard of in a device this small. 

Wireless headphones that can fit in the pocket and are free of wires are gaining prominence over older, wired alternatives. This is because they do not interfere with movement and allow better control on smartphones. Yet cutting the cord is not so easy when it comes to headphones. Especially the ones that are powered by Bluetooth. 

Global Earphones and Headphones Market: Regional Outlook 

Asia Pacific held a sizeable revenue share of the earphones and headphones market in 2015. Increasing disposable incomes in emerging economies such as China, India, and Brazil are expected to have a positive bearing on this market. An increasing adoption of these devices among gym users and in office spaces is expected to drive their demand in the forthcoming years. 

Likewise, North America contributed a significant share to the overall market revenue in 2015 closely followed by Europe. The growth of these regional markets is attributed to the early adoption of electronic devices and increased adoption of technology. 

Global Earphones and Headphones Market: Competitive Landscape 

Some of the leading companies in the global earphones and headphones market include Sennheiser, Shure, Skullcandy, Bose, Beats Electronics, Sony, JVC, Harman, and Philips.

This study provides a particularized anatomy according to the L.E.A.P mechanism

  • Latest trends and cardinal growth prospects
  • Existing and future insights in growth
  • Ascensions in technology
  • Pain points

The regional analysis offers market assays across:

  • North America
  • Asia Pacific
  • Europe
  • Latin America
  • The Middle East and Africa

The study, prepared through the L.E.A.P mechanism adds a dimension of infallibility and assures precise information on all the growth dynamics.

Latest Trends and Cardinal Growth Prospects

The study assists in burnishing the knowledge of the stakeholder in terms of the emerging trends. The study provides an expansive coverage on the latest developments and novel profit-yielding sources that augur well with the market. A dedicated and determined team of experts conduct an out-and-out research on diverse aspects to offer ultimate breakthroughs in the market.

Existing and Future Insights in Growth

The interfusion of ubiquitous primary and secondary research through modern tools invites perfection and accuracy in every aspect. Primary research is circumspectly conducted through exhaustive interactions and interviews of experts. These valuable opinions are then neatly inducted in the report to allow the stakeholder for reaping the benefits. A treasure of secondary data is extracted via famed paid sources, yearly estimates and statements, renowned journals, and government documents. These sources assist in creating a robust database comprising existing and subsequent growth dynamics.

Ascensions in Technology

Diverse technological advancements and cutting-edge innovations in the market have been covered in this study to assist the stakeholder in research and development activities. Recent upgrades have also been added in the study, thus helping the stakeholder to paint the strokes of growth on the canvas of the market.

Pain Points

The study presents a plethora of challenges and obstacles that can hinder the growth of the market to allow the stakeholder to prepare their strategies accordingly.

The world ushered in the new decade with the shadow of the COVID-19 pandemic. The outbreak has damaged the growth prospects of several businesses and has crippled the entire economy. The study is in tandem with the changing dynamics of the market due to the SARS-CoV-2 outbreak. The study focuses on the coronavirus pandemic and analyses every aspect that impacts the growth positively or negatively.

An aerial perspective of the regions covered in this study enables the stakeholder to design strategies accordingly. The 360-degree assessment of every aspect associated with growth offers information on a rainbow of growth opportunities available across the market.

The exhaustive study motivates the stakeholder to take the 'LEAP' of faith and achieve success!

This report is the key to questions such as:

What are the prominent factors that will help in reshaping the market growth?

Which trends have the potential to bring expansive growth for the market?

What are the necessary strategies to overcome the ill-effects of the COVID-19 pandemic?

Which regions will emerge as champion growth contributors for the market?

Which aspects will serve as game-changers for the market?

What are the latest innovations in the market?

Which factors will hinder the growth of the market?