Tag Archive | video

Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality Headset Upside

AR and VR market research

Augmented Reality (AR) and Virtual Reality (VR) continue to gain momentum in the emerging technology marketplace. Dedicated AR and VR headsets are now expected to grow from just under 10 million units in 2016 to about 100 million units in 2021 — that’s a 5-year CAGR of 57.7 percent.

Source: Digital Lifescapes

Some Over-the-Top Video Subscribers Still Using Pay-TV

Video entertainment market research

Despite online TV rapidly growing in popularity, there’s no doubting the importance of the traditional TV set to the media consumption habits of internet users – even among those who are paying for an online TV service.

Source: GlobalWebIndex

How Virtual Reality Technology Gained New Momentum

virtual reality market research

Worldwide shipments of Augmented Reality (AR) and Virtual Reality (VR) headsets grew to 2.3 million units in 1Q17, according to IDC. With more products scheduled to ship in the second half of 2017, IDC is forecasting triple-digit growth for the full year.

Source: Digital Lifescapes

Evolution of HDTV Gains New Momentum with HDR

HDR television market research

Consumer video entertainment is about to evolve, once again. High dynamic range (HDR) features will infiltrate some full high-definition (HD) television sets and thereby help to boost the emerging 4K TV set (UltraHD) market momentum.

Source: Digital Lifescapes

Nearly Half of Internet Users in France Adopt OTT Video

internet video France market research

Over-the-top (OTT) video service usage has made steady progress in becoming a mainstream activity in France. This year, nearly half of the country’s internet users (49.7%) and 38.7% of the overall population will access streaming video services at least once a month, according to eMarketer’s most recent forecast of digital video usage in France.

Source: eMarketer

Virtual and Augmented Reality M&A Outlook for 2017

VR and AR market research

Where the Digi-Capital ‘Augmented and Virtual Reality Report Q1 2017’ deals database tracked $1.5 billion investments in the last 12 months up to Q1 2017, there was only $600 million of M&As in the same period.

Source: Digi-Capital