Published on : Apr 28, 2016
The growing importance of gesture recognition can be seen in through development of gesture tracking technology and 3D vision to enable better interaction between machines and humans. Several industrial verticals are using gesture control technologies as a safe alternative compared to physical controls to avert chances of hazards, especially while driving and in medical procedures.
Components of Global Gesture Recognition Market
The global gesture recognition market is segmented on the basis of application, technology, and region. The applications of gesture recognition are seen in sectors such as automotive, hospitality, gaming, consumer electronics, aerospace and defense, educational hubs, commercial centers, medical centers, and others. The technologies used in this market are touch-based gesture recognition and touch less gesture recognition. In terms of regions, this market is divided into Europe, North America, Asia Pacific, and Rest of the World.
North America to Lead Global Gesture Recognition Market
North America held the largest share in the overall gesture recognition market in 2014. Research analysts predict that this region is expected to maintain its dominating stance due to technological advancements, which is catering to the burgeoning demand of gesture control software enabled devices.
Rising Demand for Smarter Consumer Electronics Boosts Gesture Recognition Market
The incorporation of gesture recognition technology in various consumer electronics such as tablets, smart TVs, smartphones, and laptops is the prime growth driver for the overall market. Additionally, the adoption of touch less gesture recognition technology in video game consoles, cars, and in virtual real-time experiences is also boosting this market globally.
Adoption of Gesture Control Technologies in Medical Practices to Augment Market
Growing preference for gesture control technologies is medical practices due to increasing advancements in surgical procedures across various verticals is also set to augment this market in the coming years. Finally, the usage of advance technologies in educational institutes has also spurred a huge demand for gesture recognition devices across the globe.