|By Business Wire||
|June 23, 2014 03:13 PM EDT||
Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/mb97bx/wearable_devices) has announced the addition of the "Wearable Devices in Sports and Fitness 2014 - 2019" report to their offering.
The wearable devices industry has grown in the last four years dramatically. With the introduction of the new wearable devices, a once curiosity area for early adopters is rapidly evolving into a new accessory market where form and function are equally important.
This report provides an in-depth assessment of the wearable devices market in sports and fitness applications, including business models, market drivers, challenges, value chain analysis and an assessment of the industry from 2014 to 2019.
- Forecasts for revenue and device shipments for devices including biosensors to 2015
- Smart "wristware" is the leading area within this segment but watches are not important
- The fitness industry is a key industry for the transition from smart phones to wearable tech of various types
- Fitness wristbands are a major driver of wearable tech as evidenced by them outselling smart watches 4-to-1
Key Topics Covered:
1 Executive Summary
2 Wearable Wireless Devices
2.1 Wearable Devices Overview
2.2 Case Study: Wearable Devices vs. Mobile Devices
- Wearable Devices in healthcare
2.3 Case Study: Current Wearable Devices Analysis
- Bluetooth Wrist Bands
- Running and Health Monitor Devices
- Wrist Watches
- Integration with Mobile Devices
3 Body Area Network (BAN)
3.1 BAN Overview
- BAN Applications
3.2 Current BAN Applications in the Healthcare Industry
3.3 BAN Challenges
- Power Complexity
- FCC Regulations
4 Sports and Technology
4.1 Player Tracking Wearables
- Head Impact Indicators
- Wearables in Footwear
- Activity Wrist Bands
4.2 Referees Monitoring Systems
4.3 The Impact on the Sports Industry
5 Future Applications and Industry Roadmap
5.1 Current Applications
5.2 Treadmill Visual Effects
5.3 Tracking Tennis Techniques
5.4 Smart Running Socks
5.5 Nike Barefoot Running Stickers
6 Other Areas
6.1 Wearables and Big Data
6.2 Wearables and Healthcare
7 Sports and Fitness Market Forecast 2014-2019
7.1 Wearable Devices Shipments 2014-2019
7.2 Worldwide Revenues from Wearables Devices in Sports
7.3 Market by Category
- Wearable Electronics
- Neptune Pine
For more information visit http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/mb97bx/wearable_devices
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