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Market Opportunities include combination with augmented reality image sensors, automated medical capsules, motion sensors for wearable devices and emerging applications of the capacitive sensors in the field of nanotechnology

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The total consumer healthcare sensor market is expected to reach $47.40 billion by 2020 growing at an estimated CAGR of 5.56% from 2014-2020. This report is spread across 382 pages and provides 71 data tables as well as 88 figures to support the business intelligence and global market information provided in the research. North America is the biggest market for sensors in the consumer healthcare sector, followed by Europe and APAC. Competitive analysis is also available in the report titled Sensor Market in Consumer Healthcare by Sensor Type (Blood Pressure Sensor, Temperature Sensor, Image sensor, Heart rate sensor, Touch Sensor & Motion Sensor), by Application (Patient Monitoring, Therapeutic, Handheld and Homecare, & Fitness and wellness), by Geography - Analysis & Forecast to to 2013 – 2020 and available at

The report analyzes the entire market based on all the major geographic segments such as North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and Rest of the World. The report also draws the competitive landscape of the sensors in consumer healthcare industry by analyzing the major players and the strategies adopted by them for growth in the market. Apart from the market segmentation data, the report also includes qualitative analysis of various market dynamics such as the drivers, restraints, opportunities, burning issues, and winning imperatives. It also analyzes the overall market through various models such as the Porter’s five forces model. The report includes profiles of major market players in the global sensor market in consumer healthcare with their respective market share analysis.

The sensor technology is playing an increasingly important role in the consumer healthcare sector by improving the quality of life with the integration of various sensors into the intelligent portable devices. These devices are useful in measuring and controlling the body parameters with accuracy and reliability. The sensor based consumer healthcare devices have started penetrating in different applications such as continuous patient monitoring, handheld and homecare, and wellness and fitness.

This research study on the sensor market in consumer healthcare focuses on various types of sensors such as pressure sensor, temperature sensor, motion sensor, heart-rate sensor, blood glucose sensor, calorie sensor, image sensor, and blood oxygen sensor; the market for image sensor is expected to grow at a high CAGR in the forecast period.

Companies profiled in the sensor market in consumer healthcare 2013-2020 research report include 3M, Ametek, Inc., Analog Devices, Inc., Aptina Imaging Corporation, Atmel Corporation, Avago Technologies, Banner Engineering Corporation, Cambridge Temperature Concepts, Danaher Corporation, Ecardio Diagnostics, ELMOS Semiconductor AG, EPCOS AG, Freescale Semiconductor, Inc., Fujitsu Corporation, GE Measurement & Control Solutions, Honeywell International, Inc., Infineon Technologies AG, Invensense. Inc., Koninklijke Philips N.V., Maxim Integrated, Measurement Specialties Inc., Melexis Corporation, Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd., Proteus Digital Health, Inc., Qualcomm Atheros Inc. (QCA), RF Technologies, Senseonics, Inc., ST Microelectronics N.V., Texas Instruments, Inc., Toshiba Corporation and Vancive Medical Technologies. Order a copy of this report at

A market overview presented in this report includes, but is not limited to, the following:

Market Drivers: increasing geriatric population to propel the need of monitoring devices, ease-of-use and portability of devices to push point-of- sensors used in healthcare monitoring devices, enhanced user experience due to digital radiology, demand of various diagnostic imaging modalities, increasing demand of image sensors due to advancements in imaging technology, consumer preference of wearable devices, advancing technology, increasing use of radiation therapy in treatment and diagnosis of diseases and continuous growth of the capacitive touch sensors enabled devices in the consumer healthcare sector.

Market Restraints: lack of trained personnel, high maintenance and refurbishment cost, availability of low cost alternatives, lack of product differentiation, decreasing value of blood glucose kits and lack of proper standardization and calibration of devices and equipment.

Market Opportunities: combination with augmented reality image sensors, automated medical capsules, motion sensors for wearable devices, emerging applications of the capacitive sensors in the field of nanotechnology and adoption rates of therapeutic radiology in developing countries.

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