Global Bluetooth headset sales will grow 18% during the next five years. Mono headset volumes are slipping in developed regions, but there are signs of growth in some emerging markets like China. The stereo Bluetooth headset category is rising steadily but competition from corded headphones, like Monster Cable, remained intense this year. Despite fierce rivalry and market fragmentation, Plantronics, Jabra, Samsung and Motorola are still the big 4 Bluetooth headset vendors that dominate the global industry in 2013.
This published report, available to clients of our Wireless Device Strategies (WDS) service, forecasts worldwide Bluetooth headset sales by region, for mono and stereo, in-box and after-market, from 2001 to 2017. It also contains global Bluetooth headset marketshare for the world's 7 largest vendors in 2005 to 2017. The report goes on to forecast global Bluetooth speakerphone sales by region and attach-rate from 2008 to 2017. It is a detailed report suitable for anyone involved in the complex Bluetooth headset industry.