Smart appliances are designed with high-tech features like automation, remote control and energy-efficient technology. The following two reports take a closer look at the smart appliance market and where it's headed.
Millions of consumers are investing in smart appliances for their home. These high-tech appliances offer more than just basic, standard functionality, however. Smart appliances support remote connectivity and energy-savings functions. A smart refrigerator, for instance, may feature a built-in video camera inside the unit that users can access from a mobile device.
If you're at the grocery store and forget to check your refrigerator to see if you need milk, you can open the app on your smartphone to see footage from inside your refrigerator.
There are also smart washing machines and dryers. These appliances offer similar benefits but typically without a video camera. Rather, they support wireless connectivity, allowing users to control them from a mobile device. Furthermore, there are smart air conditioners that automatically control the temperature depending on whether the home is occupied or unoccupied.
The Global Smart Home Appliances Sales Market 2018 report by The Market Report is a comprehensive study of the global smart home appliance market. Featuring 116 pages while covering current and future prospective scenarios, it offers an in-depth look at the market and where's it's headed.
Some of the key smart appliance vendors profiled in this report include Samsung, BSH, GE, Whirlpool, LG, Electrolux, Panasonic, Miele & Cie, Philips, IRobot, Ecovacs, Neato, Haier, Midea, Hisense and others.
The Global Smart Air Conditioner Market Research 2018 report by The Market Reports is a second professional study, though it focuses specifically on smart air conditioners instead of all smart appliances. Like other smart appliances, smart air conditioners,
Smart air conditioners have become increasingly popular in recent years because of the cost-savings benefits they provide. According to the Department of Energy (DOE), heating and cooling accounts for 48% of the average home's energy usgae. In other words, nearly half of the energy consumed in a home goes towards heating and cooling. With a smart air conditioner, however, homeowners can save money on cooling-related expenses.
This report segments the global smart air conditioner market by several criteria. On the basis of product type, the market is segmented into window air conditioners, floor stand air conditioners, ceiling type air conditioners and wall mounted air conditioners. On the basis of end-user application, the market is segmented into commercial, residential and other. Finally, the report segments the smart air conditioner market by geographic region, covering key regions in which they are manufactured and used, including North America, Europe, China, Japan, Southeast Asia and India.