September 25th, 2016
The consumer electronics industry in Brazil was not immune to the effects of the economic downturn in Brazil. In 2014, Brazil was the fourth largest country in terms of consumer electronics sales, but in 2016 it dropped to the seventh position. Smartphones range among the least impacted items as they are a near necessity […]
September 20th, 2016
Event: Hong Kong Electronics Fair (Autumn Edition) Date: October 13 -16, 2016 Venue: Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre Speaker: Wee Teck Loo Presentation Date: 13th October Presentation Time: 14:30 pm – 14:55 pm Presentation Title: The Future of Connected Living (IoT) and Its Challenges Presentation Description: Smart home is becoming a reality as devices […]
September 11th, 2016
Consumers are buying higher priced products like smart wearables and OLED TVs as value sales kept up with volume sales over the forecast period.
September 10th, 2016
At the recent Google I/O 2016 conference, Google announced improvements to Android Wear 2.0 to improve the user experience. The most important improvement is support for standalone apps so that the smart wearables can offer full functionality even without the smartphone. In addition, the new Android Wear 2.0 will be able to recognise automatically the type of […]
September 7th, 2016
The newly released edition shows retail value growth keeping pace with volume sales over the forecast period. A slew of new products, like smart wearables and wireless speakers, and innovations like Ultra HD and convertible laptops resonate with the shift in consumer preferences. These products command higher retail selling prices, helping to boost value sales. […]
September 6th, 2016
Apple Inc is widely expected to announce the new iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus during its annual launch event on 7 September.
September 6th, 2016
PRESS RELEASE 6 September, 2016 SINGAPORE – Euromonitor International released today new data on the global consumer electronics industry. According to the new data, global prospects for wearable electronics continue to be strong with retail value sales projected to grow by 138% to become a $45 billion dollar industry in 2021, remaining the world’s second […]
August 29th, 2016
Several consumer electronics categories are set to be standouts over the forecast period. The growth prospects of wearables in consumer electronics continues to be bright, and wireless speakers are still a key growth category as well. In computers, there is a shift from standalone devices to convertible laptops and tablets, and in TVs, LCDs will […]
August 17th, 2016
Electronic wearables are the main driver of sales for consumer electronics in Western Europe. Fitness trackers are the most mainstream products, appealing to many different demographic groups. Smart wearables, on the other hand, are not as popular and appeal to a smaller group of the population, favoured by tech-savvy and well-connected consumers across Western Europe. […]
July 26th, 2016
As discussed in a previous article, audio quality in portable wireless speakers is a top purchasing criterion for consumers. The majority of consumers who purchase one frequently use it.