Report Release Date: August 2014
Report Description: The report is an analysis of the global market for smart light bulbs. Smart bulbs are LED-based bulbs with built-in wireless connectivity and are controlled via dedicated smartphone/tablet apps. For many households around the world, smart bulbs will be an introduction to the `Internet of Things.` The report provides forecasts for North America, Europe, Asia Pacific and other countries including a breakdown by form factor. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for 2012 through 2019. Companies discussed include Philips, Belkin, Google, Samsung, Insteon and others. The report provides market readiness scores and recommendations. Research Capsule summarizes market opportunities via its market readiness score based on enabler adoption levels end economic development. Our smart bulbs report was recently updated to version 1.05 to include a number of new market players and developments. The report was written by Peter Bryer, a wireless technology industry veteran.