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05/10/2016

Mobile Augmented Reality Market Worth $79B+ by 2022

According to the new market research report "Mobile Augmented Reality Market, by Component (3D Cameras, Displays, Sensors, and Software), Application (Smartphones, Tablets, Personal Digital Assistants (PDA)/Game Consoles, Smart Glasses, and Wearables), Vertical, and Geography - Global Forecast to 2022", published by MarketsandMarkets, is expected to be worth USD 79.77 Billion by 2022, at a CAGR of 69.85% between 2016 and 2022.  
 
The major driver for the growth of the mobile augmented reality market is the high penetration of smartphones and tablets in almost all verticals.
 
Demand for software components and smartphones expected to drive the mobile augmented reality market. 
 
The market for software components is expected to grow at the highest CAGR between 2016 and 2022. Software components include programming languages, platforms, interfaces, and software development kits (SDKs) used to develop mobile augmented reality apps. Also, for coordination with the real-world, software such as motion tracking, capturing algorithms, servers, and graphics libraries are required.
 
The advancement in platform based-applications and networking services would lead the mobile augmented reality market. The demand for the Installation of various software applications in smartphones with high functionalities and embedded sensors, to sense the real environment and provide related virtual information simultaneously, is growing. Therefore, the demand for smartphones in mobile augmented reality is high.
 
The market for the commercial vertical is expected to grow at the highest CAGR between 2016 and 2022. The demand for mobile augmented reality apps in education and e-retailing sectors is very high. In the commercial vertical, mobile augmented reality gives a new experience to tourists by displaying virtual things in the real environment to enhance their experience. This would drive the growth of the mobile augmented reality market for the commercial vertical.
 
The Mobile Augmented Reality Market in APAC is expected to grow at the highest CAGR between 2016 and 2022. The reason for this growth is adoption of new technologies, economic growth, and increasing use of smartphones and other gadgets. The rapid increase in technological innovations and advanced communication systems are driving the demand for mobile augmented reality apps in China, Japan, India, and South Korea. Most of the developments in smartphones and tablets market are expected in China. Therefore, the market in APAC is expected to grow rapidly during the forecast period.
 
The key players in the ecosystem of the mobile augmented reality market profiled in this report are Google Inc. (U.S.), Qualcomm Inc. (U.S.), Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. (South Korea), Microsoft Corporation (U.S.), Infinity Augmented Reality Inc. (Israel), Blippar.com Limited (U.K.), DAQRI LLC (U.S.), Wikitude GmbH (Austria), Metaio GmbH (Germany), Catchoom Technologies (Spain), Aurasma (U.K.), and Atheer Inc. (U.S.).