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Webcams Market

Webcams Market

Global Industry Analysis (2018 - 2021), Growth Trends, and Market Forecast (2022 - 2029)

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Industry: Consumer Goods & Services | Author Name: Mohit


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Global webcams market is likely to exhibit a promising growth curve as far as the short-term outlook is considered. The report will uncover the insights into how the market growth will unfold in the next few years.

Multiple Commercial Applications Remain Instrumental in Driving Webcams Market Growth

Rise in video conferencing coupled with the growing trend of remote working has translated into potential opportunities for the webcams market. Post the COVID-19 pandemic, businesses started hybrid and completely remote working for their employees owing to lockdown restrictions. This fuelled the use of webcams for internal company meetings, client video calls and conferences. Moreover, the rising trend of virtual workplace communication has been influencing the demand for advanced webcams. In addition, use of webcams in different settings such as remote patient monitoring in healthcare domain and in automated guided vehicles (AGVs), and unmanned aerial vehicle (UAVs) in the automotive space are primarily influencing the demand and supply of webcams. Additionally, the demand for surveillance systems for physical security and safety purposes has been on the rise to mitigate loses due to theft, and vandalism. This has in turn uplifted the sales of webcams in security and surveillance applications. That said, rising demand across different industrial applications remains instrumental in driving the growth of the webcams market.

Demand for External Webcams to Increase Considerably in Global Webcams Market

External webcams have been gaining high traction and are likely to significantly contribute towards revenue growth of the webcams market. Commercial use of external webcams for video conferencing, security, e-learning, healthcare settings, and traffic management is increasing at a momentous rate. This has resulted in research and development activities to launch advanced external webcams, in turn complementing growth of webcams market. New customer class such as vloggers or video bloggers and online streaming vendors are showing higher inclination towards such external webcams for their activities. Moreover, the demand for these types of webcams in commercial applications is growing on the back of their unique optimizations such as high resolution, low light visibility and autofocus features. In this backdrop, manufacturers of webcams are investing in innovations and development of powerful web cameras. For instance, in 2022, an AI powered 4k web camera – the Insta360 Link – was developed by Insta360. This webcam provides a unique combination of seamless user experience and superior image quality to educators, live streamers, and business executives. In this background, rising demand for external web cameras backed by innovations in design and features has fuelled their sales, consequently aiding the growth of the webcams market.

North America Likely to Account for the Lion’s Share in Global Webcams Market

Geographically, developed countries across North America are projected to prevail as significant revenue generating pockets in the webcams market in the region. This can be attributed towards growing trend of online learning and several distance education activities. There has been an increase in enrolments for distance education in the past few years. For instance, according to National Centre for Education Statistics (NCES), online enrolment growth has been over 10% for general postsecondary population of students since the past few years. In addition, since the COVID-19 pandemic, the distance education and remote online learning trend picked up steam under the EdTech and smart classroom trend.

As per NCES, around 11.8 million or 75% of undergraduate students in the United States were enrolled in minimum of one distance education course and 44% or 7 million of undergraduate students exclusively opted for distance education courses in 2020. The number of undergraduates opting for at least one distance education course was around 97% more in 2020 as compared to the previous year. Whereas, as compared to 2019, undergraduate students who exclusively opted for distance learning courses was about 186% higher in 2020. This is mainly owing to growing students’ inclination towards technology and convenience associated with online interface of learning system. Furthermore, rising Internet users in the region coupled with increasing video conferencing meets in North America have influenced the sales of webcams. Additionally, rising virtual office spaces and virtual meetings have further fuelled the use of webcams, in turn complementing the growth of the webcams market in the region. Adding to this, other aspects such as growing technology hub, availability of superior internet infrastructure, the rise of 5G, and proliferation of technology enthusiastic population continue to bode well for the growth of webcams market in the region.

Webcams Market: Competitive Landscape

New product developments, collaborations, and partnerships have been witnessed in the webcams market. A few of the major players in global webcams market include Logitech International S.A., Creative Technology Ltd., Microsoft Corporation, Razer Inc., Lenovo Group Limited, Canon Inc., Sony Corporation, D-Link Systems Inc., Xiaomi, 10Moon, Koninklijke Philips N.V., and Cisco Systems Inc.

Recent Notable Developments

  • In August 2022, launch of new AI powered webcam by Hikvision was announced. This AI powered webcam features an ultra-high 2k resolution, a built-in microphone and precise autofocus

  • In September 2022, Canon Canada launched CR-N700 which is 4k 60P 10-bit PTZ web camera. It also comes with a 10 inch CMOS sensor along with a 12G-SDI interface which is an ideal setting for professional studio, and live event and broadcast productions

  • In November 2022, Verbatim launched three new webcams under its Verbatim AWC range referred to as Verbatim AWC-01 Full HD 1080p Autofocus Webcam with Microphone, Verbatim AWC-02 Full HD 2080p Autofocus Webcam with Light and Microphone and Verbatim AWC-03 Ultra HD 4K Autofocus Webcam with a Dual Microphone

The Global Webcams Market is Segmented as Below:

By Product Type

  • USB
  • Wireless

By Installation Type

  • External Webcams
  • Embedded Webcams

By Technology

  • Analog
  • Digital

By Distribution Channel

  • Brick & Mortar
  • E-commerce

By Applications

  • Security and Surveillance
  • Entertainment
  • Video Conference
  • Live Events
  • Tourism
  • Visual Marketing
  • Others

By End Users

  • Retail Shopping Centers
  • Enterprises
  • Residential Users
  • Others

By Region

  • North America
    • U.S.
    • Canada
    • Mexico
  • Europe
    • UK
    • France
    • Germany
    • Russia
    • Rest of Europe
  • Asia Pacific
    • Japan
    • South Korea
    • India
    • China
    • Rest of Asia-Pacific
  • LAMEA
    • Latin America
    • Middle East
    • Africa

Key Elements Included In The Study: Global Webcams Market

  • Webcams Market by Product/Technology/Grade, Application/End-user, and Region
  • Executive Summary (Opportunity Analysis and Key Trends)
  • Historical Market Size and Estimates, Value, 2018 - 2021
  • Market Value at Regional and Country Level, 2022 - 2029
  • Market Dynamics and Economic Overview
  • Market Size in Value, Growth Rates, and Forecast Figures, 2022 - 2029
  • Competitive Intelligence with Financials, Key Developments, and Portfolio of Leading Companies 
  • Regional and Product/Grade/Application/End-user Price Trends Analysis
  • Value Chain and Five Force’s Analysis
  • Regional/Sub-region/Country Market Size and Trend Analysis
  • Company Market Share Analysis and Key Player Profiles

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