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Global Earphones and Headphones Market Growth, Share, Size, Trends, Research: By Product: Earphones, Headphones; By Price: Less than 50 USD, Between 50 to 100 USD, Above 100 USD; By Technology: Wired, Wireless; By Application; Regional Analysis; Market Dynamics; Competitive Landscape; Industry Events and Developments; 2022-2027

Global Earphones and Headphones Market Outlook

The global earphones and headphones market stood at a value of around USD 36.9 billion in 2021. The market is further expected to grow at a CAGR of 20.50% in the forecast period of 2022-2027 to attain a value of USD 112.9 billion by 2027.

 

Global Earphones and Headphones Market

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Heightened Demand for Earphones to Bolster the Market Growth of the Global Earphones and Headphones Industry

Based on product, the earphones segment is predicted to hold a healthy market share in the earphones and headphones industry. This growth can be attributed to the increased demand for lightweight and cost-effective earphones. These are especially popular among consumers engaging in physical activities like jogging. Moreover, the increased demand for wireless earphones owing to their ease of use and enhanced connectivity is also predicted to aid the market growth. These factors are expected to contribute to the overall industry growth in the forecast period.

 

The Asia Pacific to Offer Lucrative Growth Opportunities to the Global Earphones and Headphones Industry

The Asia Pacific is estimated to occupy a considerable share of the earphones and headphones industry in the forecast period. This growth can be attributed to the increased demand for earphones and headphones among consumers, especially the millennial and gen Z population, for the purpose of entertainment. In addition, the rising disposable incomes and the improved living standards are also expected to contribute to the market growth. Moreover, the growing availability of cost-effective headphones and earphones with advanced technologies, such as wireless connectivity and enhanced sound quality, is projected to aid the market growth in the forecast period.

 

Earphones and Headphones: Market Segmentation

Earphones and headphones are audio devices used by consumers for individual usage. Headphones are loudspeakers worn around the head with both the speakers being placed on the user’s ear. On the other hand, earphones are worn inside the user’s ear canal. These can be utilised for listening to music, watching movies or while playing games and can be connected to a range of compatible devices such as smartphones, PCs, and others. Additionally, both headphones and earphones also come with microphones, which allow people to take calls while using them.

 

Global Earphones and Headphones Market By Application

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By product, the market is bifurcated into:

  • Earphones 
  • Headphones

On the basis of price, the market can be divided into:

  • Less than 50 USD
  • Between 50 to 100 USD
  • Above 100 USD

Based on technology, the industry can be segmented into:

  • Wired 
  • Wireless

Among these, the wired segment can be distributed by type into ANC and others. Meanwhile, the wireless segment can be segregated by type into ANC, bluetooth, NFMI, smart headphones, and others.

On the basis of application, the market can be distributed into:

  • Fitness/Sports
  • Virtual Reality 
  • Gaming 
  • Music and Entertainment

The regional markets for the product include North America, Europe, the Asia Pacific, Latin America, and the Middle East and Africa.

 

Global Earphones and Headphones Market By Region

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Rapid Digitalisation to Drive the Global Earphones and Headphones Industry

The heightened demand for digital devices worldwide with the rapid adoption of smartphones and the growing penetration of internet connectivity is projected to propel the market growth in the forecast period. This can be attributed to the growing technological dependence of consumers on smart devices. In addition, the rising disposable incomes and improved living standards are also projected to contribute significantly towards the market growth. Moreover, the rapid technological advancements, such as the development of active noise cancellation feature to provide improved sound quality with fluid connectivity, are also predicted to positively stimulate the market growth. Also, the range of completely wireless earbuds such as Apple’s Airpods is witnessing a growing demand in the market. Additionally, the growing investments by the leading market players in the research and development of innovative earphone and headphone designs are also expected to aid the industry growth. These factors are estimated to positively impact the market growth in the forecast period.

 

Key Industry Players in the Global Earphones and Headphones Market

The report gives a detailed analysis of the following key players in the global earphones and headphones market, covering their competitive landscape, capacity, and latest developments like mergers, acquisitions, and investments, expansions of capacity, and plant turnarounds:

  • Apple Inc.
  • Bose Corporation
  • Logitech Inc.
  • Panasonic Corporation
  • Sennheiser Electronic GmbH and Co. KG
  • Others

The comprehensive EMR report provides an in-depth assessment of the industry based on the Porter's five forces model and SWOT analysis.

 

REPORT FEATURES DETAILS
Base Year 2021
Historical Period 2017-2021
Forecast Period 2022-2027
Scope of the Report Historical and Forecast Trends, Industry Drivers and Constraints, Historical and Forecast Market Analysis by Segment- Product, Price, Technology, Application, Region
Breakup by Product Earphones, Headphones
Breakup by Price Less than 50 USD, Between 50 to 100 USD, Above 100 USD
Breakup by Technology Wired, Wireless
Breakup by Application Fitness/Sports, Virtual Reality, Gaming, Music & Entertainment
Breakup by Region North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, Latin America, Middle East and Africa
Market Dynamics SWOT, Porter's Five Forces, Key Indicators for Price and Demand
Competitive Landscape Market Structure, Company Profiles- Company Overview, Product Portfolio, Demographic Reach and Achievements, Certifications
Companies Covered Apple Inc., Bose Corporation, Logitech Inc., Panasonic Corporation, Sennheiser Electronic GmbH and Co. KG, Others
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*At Expert Market Research, we strive to always give you current and accurate information. The numbers depicted in the description are indicative and may differ from the actual numbers in the final EMR report.

1    Preface
2    Report Coverage – Key Segmentation and Scope
3    Report Description

    3.1    Market Definition and Outlook
    3.2    Properties and Applications
    3.3    Market Analysis
    3.4    Key Players
4    Key Assumptions
5    Executive Summary

    5.1    Overview
    5.2    Key Drivers
    5.3    Key Developments
    5.4    Competitive Structure
    5.5    Key Industrial Trends
6    Snapshot
    6.1    Global
    6.2    Regional
7    Industry Opportunities and Challenges
8    Global Earphones and Headphones Market Analysis

    8.1    Key Industry Highlights
    8.2    Global Earphones and Headphones Historical Market (2017-2021) 
    8.3    Global Earphones and Headphones Market Forecast (2022-2027)
    8.4    Global Earphones and Headphones Market by Product
        8.4.1    Earphones
            8.4.1.1    Market Share
            8.4.1.2    Historical Trend (2017-2021)
            8.4.1.3    Forecast Trend (2022-2027)
        8.4.2    Headphones
            8.4.2.1    Market Share
            8.4.2.2    Historical Trend (2017-2021)
            8.4.2.3    Forecast Trend (2022-2027)
    8.5    Global Earphones and Headphones Market by Price
        8.5.1    Less than 50 USD
            8.5.1.1    Market Share
            8.5.1.2    Historical Trend (2017-2021)
            8.5.1.3    Forecast Trend (2022-2027)
        8.5.2    Between 50 to 100 USD
            8.5.2.1    Market Share
            8.5.2.2    Historical Trend (2017-2021)
            8.5.2.3    Forecast Trend (2022-2027)
        8.5.3    Above 100 USD
            8.5.3.1    Market Share
            8.5.3.2    Historical Trend (2017-2021)
            8.5.3.3    Forecast Trend (2022-2027)
    8.6    Global Earphones and Headphones Market by Technology
        8.6.1    Wired
            8.6.1.1    Market Share
            8.6.1.2    Historical Trend (2017-2021)
            8.6.1.3    Forecast Trend (2022-2027)
            8.6.1.4    Breakup by Type
                8.6.1.4.1    ANC
                    8.6.1.4.1.1     Market Share
                    8.6.1.4.1.2     Historical Trend (2017-2021)
                    8.6.1.4.1.3     Forecast Trend (2022-2027)
                8.6.1.4.2    Others
        8.6.2    Wireless
            8.6.2.1    Market Share
            8.6.2.2    Historical Trend (2017-2021)
            8.6.2.3    Forecast Trend (2022-2027)
            8.6.2.4    Breakup by Type
                8.6.2.4.1    ANC
                    8.6.2.4.1.1     Market Share
                    8.6.2.4.1.2     Historical Trend (2017-2021)
                    8.6.2.4.1.3     Forecast Trend (2022-2027)
                8.6.2.4.2    Bluetooth
                    8.6.2.4.2.1    Market Share
                    8.6.2.4.2.2     Historical Trend (2017-2021)
                    8.6.2.4.2.3     Forecast Trend (2022-2027)
                8.6.2.4.3    NFMI
                    8.6.2.4.3.1    Market Share
                    8.6.2.4.3.2     Historical Trend (2017-2021)
                    8.6.2.4.3.3     Forecast Trend (2022-2027)
                8.6.2.4.4    Smart Headphones
                    8.6.2.4.4.1    Market Share
                    8.6.2.4.4.2     Historical Trend (2017-2021)
                    8.6.2.4.4.3     Forecast Trend (2022-2027)
                8.6.2.4.5    Others
    8.7    Global Earphones and Headphones Market by Application
        8.7.1    Fitness/Sports
            8.7.1.1    Market Share
            8.7.1.2    Historical Trend (2017-2021)
            8.7.1.3    Forecast Trend (2022-2027)
        8.7.2    Virtual Reality
            8.7.2.1    Market Share
            8.7.2.2    Historical Trend (2017-2021)
            8.7.2.3    Forecast Trend (2022-2027)
        8.7.3    Gaming
            8.7.3.1    Market Share
            8.7.3.2    Historical Trend (2017-2021)
            8.7.3.3    Forecast Trend (2022-2027)
        8.7.4    Music and Entertainment
            8.7.4.1    Market Share
            8.7.4.2    Historical Trend (2017-2021)
            8.7.4.3    Forecast Trend (2022-2027)
    8.8    Global Earphones and Headphones Market by Region
        8.8.1    Market Share
            8.8.1.1    North America
            8.8.1.2    Europe
            8.8.1.3    Asia Pacific
            8.8.1.4    Latin America
            8.8.1.5    Middle East and Africa
9    Regional Analysis
    9.1    North America
        9.1.1    Historical Trend (2017-2021)
        9.1.2    Forecast Trend (2022-2027)
        9.1.3    Breakup by Country
            9.1.3.1    United States of America 
            9.1.3.2    Canada
    9.2    Europe
        9.2.1    Historical Trend (2017-2021)
        9.2.2    Forecast Trend (2022-2027)
        9.2.3    Breakup by Country 
            9.2.3.1    United Kingdom
            9.2.3.2    Germany
            9.2.3.3    France
            9.2.3.4    Italy
            9.2.3.5    Others
    9.3    Asia Pacific
        9.3.1    Historical Trend (2017-2021)
        9.3.2    Forecast Trend (2022-2027)
        9.3.3    Breakup by Country
            9.3.3.1    China
            9.3.3.2    Japan
            9.3.3.3    India
            9.3.3.4    ASEAN
            9.3.3.5    Australia
            9.3.3.6    Others
    9.4    Latin America
        9.4.1    Historical Trend (2017-2021)
        9.4.2    Forecast Trend (2022-2027)
        9.4.3    Breakup by Country
            9.4.3.1    Brazil
            9.4.3.2    Argentina
            9.4.3.3    Mexico
            9.4.3.4    Others
    9.5    Middle East and Africa
        9.5.1    Historical Trend (2017-2021)
        9.5.2    Forecast Trend (2022-2027)
        9.5.3    Breakup by Country
            9.5.3.1    Saudi Arabia
            9.5.3.2    United Arab Emirates
            9.5.3.3    Nigeria
            9.5.3.4    South Africa
            9.5.3.5    Others
10    Market Dynamics
    10.1    SWOT Analysis
        10.1.1    Strengths
        10.1.2    Weaknesses
        10.1.3    Opportunities
        10.1.4    Threats
    10.2    Porter’s Five Forces Analysis
        10.2.1    Supplier’s Power
        10.2.2    Buyer’s Power
        10.2.3    Threat of New Entrants
        10.2.4    Degree of Rivalry
        10.2.5    Threat of Substitutes
    10.3    Key Indicators for Demand
    10.4    Key Indicators for Price
11    Value Chain Analysis
12    Competitive Landscape

    12.1    Market Structure
    12.2    Company Profiles
        12.2.1    Apple Inc.
            12.2.1.1    Company Overview
            12.2.1.2    Product Portfolio
            12.2.1.3    Demographic Reach and Achievements
            12.2.1.4    Certifications
        12.2.2    Bose Corporation
            12.2.2.1    Company Overview
            12.2.2.2    Product Portfolio
            12.2.2.3    Demographic Reach and Achievements
            12.2.2.4    Certifications
        12.2.3     Logitech Inc. 
            12.2.3.1    Company Overview
            12.2.3.2    Product Portfolio
            12.2.3.3    Demographic Reach and Achievements
            12.2.3.4    Certifications
        12.2.4    Panasonic Corporation
            12.2.4.1    Company Overview
            12.2.4.2    Product Portfolio
            12.2.4.3    Demographic Reach and Achievements
            12.2.4.4    Certifications
        12.2.5    Sennheiser Electronic GmbH and Co. KG
            12.2.5.1    Company Overview
            12.2.5.2    Product Portfolio
            12.2.5.3    Demographic Reach and Achievements
            12.2.5.4    Certifications
        12.2.6    Others
13    Industry Events and Developments

 

List of Key Figures and Tables

1.    Global Earphones and Headphones Market: Key Industry Highlights, 2017 and 2027
2.    Global Earphones and Headphones Historical Market: Breakup by Product (USD Billion), 2017-2021
3.    Global Earphones and Headphones Market Forecast: Breakup by Product (USD Billion), 2022-2027
4.    Global Earphones and Headphones Historical Market: Breakup by Price (USD Billion), 2017-2021
5.    Global Earphones and Headphones Market Forecast: Breakup by Price (USD Billion), 2022-2027
6.    Global Earphones and Headphones Historical Market: Breakup by Technology (USD Billion), 2017-2021
7.    Global Earphones and Headphones Market Forecast: Breakup by Technology (USD Billion), 2022-2027
8.    Global Earphones and Headphones Historical Market: Breakup by Application (USD Billion), 2017-2021
9.    Global Earphones and Headphones Market Forecast: Breakup by Application (USD Billion), 2022-2027
10.    Global Earphones and Headphones Historical Market: Breakup by Region (USD Billion), 2017-2021
11.    Global Earphones and Headphones Market Forecast: Breakup by Region (USD Billion), 2022-2027
12.    North America Earphones and Headphones Historical Market: Breakup by Country (USD Billion), 2017-2021
13.    North America Earphones and Headphones Market Forecast: Breakup by Country (USD Billion), 2022-2027
14.    Europe Earphones and Headphones Historical Market: Breakup by Country (USD Billion), 2017-2021
15.    Europe Earphones and Headphones Market Forecast: Breakup by Country (USD Billion), 2022-2027
16.    Asia Pacific Earphones and Headphones Historical Market: Breakup by Country (USD Billion), 2017-2021
17.    Asia Pacific Earphones and Headphones Market Forecast: Breakup by Country (USD Billion), 2022-2027
18.    Latin America Earphones and Headphones Historical Market: Breakup by Country (USD Billion), 2017-2021
19.    Latin America Earphones and Headphones Market Forecast: Breakup by Country (USD Billion), 2022-2027
20.    Middle East and Africa Earphones and Headphones Historical Market: Breakup by Country (USD Billion), 2017-2021
21.    Middle East and Africa Earphones and Headphones Market Forecast: Breakup by Country (USD Billion), 2022-2027
22.    Global Earphones and Headphones Market Structure

Key Questions Answered in the Report

In 2021, the global earphones and headphones market attained a value of nearly USD 36.9 billion.

The market is projected to grow at a CAGR of 20.50% between 2022 and 2027.

The market is estimated to witness a healthy growth in the forecast period of 2022-2027 to reach a value of USD 112.9 billion by 2027.

The major drivers of the industry, such as the increased demand for enhanced sound quality, growing demand for headphones and earphones among fitness enthusiasts and the youth, rising disposable incomes, rapid technological advancements, and heightened focus on ease of use with enhanced connectivity features, are expected to aid the market growth.

The key market trends guiding the growth of the industry include the increasing digitalisation and rising investments in product development by the key market players.

The major regions in the industry are North America, Latin America, the Middle East and Africa, Europe, and the Asia Pacific.

The significant products considered within the market report include earphones and headphones.

The different prices include less than 50 USD, between 50 to 100 USD, and above 100 USD.

The major technologies include wired and wireless.

The significant applications include fitness/sports, virtual reality, gaming, and music and entertainment.

The major players in the industry are Apple Inc., Bose Corporation, Logitech Inc., Panasonic Corporation, Sennheiser Electronic GmbH and Co. KG, and others.

Analyst Review

The global earphones and headphones market attained a value of USD 36.9 billion in 2021, driven by increased demand among the millennial and gen Z population worldwide. Aided by the rapid digitalisation, the market is expected to witness a further growth in the forecast period of 2022-2027, growing at a CAGR of 20.50%.  The market is projected to reach USD 112.9 billion by 2027.

EMR’s meticulous research methodology delves deep into the market, covering the macro and micro aspects of the industry. On the basis of product, the market can be distributed into earphones and headphones. By price, the industry can be segmented into less than 50 USD, between 50 to 100 USD, and above 100 USD. On the basis of technology, the market can be categorised into wired and wireless. Based on application, the industry can be segregated into fitness/sports, virtual reality, gaming, and music and entertainment. The major regional markets for earphones and headphones are North America, Europe, the Asia Pacific, Latin America, and the Middle East and Africa. The key players in the above market include Apple Inc., Bose Corporation, Logitech Inc., Panasonic Corporation, Sennheiser Electronic GmbH and Co. KG, and others.

EMR’s research methodology uses a combination of cutting-edge analytical tools and the expertise of their highly accomplished team, thus, providing their customers with market insights that are accurate, actionable, and help them remain ahead of their competition.

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