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Wireless Health and Fitness Devices - Global Strategic Business Report Product Image

Wireless Health and Fitness Devices - Global Strategic Business Report

  • ID: 2769237
  • January 2014
  • Region: Global
  • 302 Pages
  • Global Industry Analysts, Inc

This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Wireless Health and Fitness Devices in Thousand Units by the following Product Segments: Wireless Sports & Fitness Devices, Wireless Remote Health Monitoring Devices, and Wireless Professional Healthcare Devices.

The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and Rest of World. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2011 through 2020.

Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research. Company profiles are primarily based on public domain information including company URLs.

The report profiles 136 companies including many key and niche players such as:

- Abbott Laboratories
- adidas AG
- Beuer GmbH
- Bosch Healthcare, Inc.
- Entra Health Systems LLC

WIRELESS HEALTH AND FITNESS DEVICES

MCP-7684 A GLOBAL STRATEGIC BUSINESS REPORT
CONTENTS

I. INTRODUCTION, METHODOLOGY & PRODUCT DEFINITIONS
Study Reliability and Reporting Limitations
Disclaimers
Data Interpretation & Reporting Level
Quantitative Techniques & Analytics
Product Definitions and Scope of Study
Wireless Health and Fitness
Product Segments
Wireless Sports & Fitness Devices
Wireless Remote Health Monitoring Devices
Wireless Professional Healthcare Devices

II. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY
1. OUTLOOK
Wireless Health and Fitness Monitoring Devices Market to Surge
Market Drivers
Wearable Sports and Fitness Devices
Wearable Health Devices
Market Challenges
Wearable Sports and Fitness Devices
Wearable Health Devices

2. TRENDS & ISSUES
Initial Adoption of Wearable Wireless Sensors to Incline More towards Sports and Fitness Devices
Significant Prospects Ahead for Wireless Home Healthcare Devices Market
Wireless Sports, Fitness and Wellness Devices to Witness Rapid Growth
Trends & Issues by Segment
Wireless, Wearable Sports and Fitness Devices
Changing Market Dynamics of Wireless Fitness Devices
Activity Trackers to Lead Growth in Wearable Sports and Fitness Devices Market
Need and Innovation Spark Growth in Device Options
Increasing Obesity Levels Underpins Market Growth
Table 1: Global Obesity Population (2013) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 2: Prevalence of Adult Obesity in Select Countries ( 2012) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Market Abuzz with Activity Trackers/Monitors
Overview of Select Wearable, Wireless Sports and Fitness Devices Exhibited at CES 2014
The Progress in Heart Rate Monitoring
Overcrowding - An Imminent Threat to the Fitness Market
Need for Differentiation Rises
Strategic Alliances - The Way to Go
Building Inter-Device Communications - The New Frontier in Technological Advancements
Smartwatches Lead to Rebirth of Watches
Increasing Functionality and Style Quotient in Fitness Bands
Covers for Wearable Products to Gain in Popularity
Smartphone Apps Become Critical
The Fitness Gadget Competitive Landscape - An Overview
Wireless Health Devices
The Rising Importance of Wireless Medical Devices
Technological Advances Push Medical Devices to become More Portable
Patient Monitoring Goes Wireless
Remote Patient Monitoring Shows Promise in Enhancing Care Efficiency and Reducing Costs
Home Monitoring Device Market Set to Rise Rapidly
Expanding Aging Population Spurs Demand
Table 3: Elderly Population (60+ Years) as a Percentage of the Total Population: 2012 & 2050 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 4: Global Aging Population (over the age of 60) and their Proportion of Total Population (2012) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 5: Life Expectancy at Age 60 and 80 Years
(2010-2015), (2020-2025) & (2045-2050) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Telehealth under Threat from Wireless Consumer Devices
Wireless Devices Aids in Curtailing ER Visits
Immobile Patients to Gain from Increased Uptake of Remote Patient Monitoring Devices
Cardiovascular Diseases Continue to Grab Focus of Wireless Remote Patient Monitoring Devices
Technological Advances Playing Pivotal Role in Market Growth
Powering Wireless Health Devices Achieves Priority in Research
Stimulation of Customer Adoption to Propel Market
Mobile Hub Combats Market Fragmentation
Wireless, Wearable Health Devices Choke Under the Fitness Tracker Rubble at CES
Overview of Select Wearable, Wireless Health Monitoring Devices Exhibited at CES 2014
Advances in Blood Glucose Monitors
Rising Prevalence of Diabetes Drives Market for Wireless Glucose Monitors
Table 6: Worldwide Prevalence of Diabetes Mellitus by Region: 2013 & 2035 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 7: Incidence of Diabetes in Select Countries (2013 & 2035) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Demand for Blood Pressure Monitors to Rise
At-Home, Wireless Devices Assist in Better Blood Pressure Monitoring
Technological Trends
Smartphone Adoption Propels Health Apps Usage
The Rising Importance of App Ecosystem
Surging Interest in Sensor Development
Battery Life Limitations - A Major Issue with Wearable Devices
Prospects of Wireless Technologies in Wearable Devices
WMTS - A US Specific Connectivity Network
Despite Benefits Wi-Fi Usage Remains Low
Wi-Fi Connectivity to Surge in Hospital Medical Devices Going Forwards
Bluetooth Smart's Share to Ascend
Bluetooth Low Energy Standard - Empowering New Wireless Devices
Bluetooth in Medical Devices
Medical Device Manufacturers Show Great Interest in Bluetooth Smart

3. WIRELESS HEALTH AND FITNESS SOLUTIONS - AN OVERVIEW
Wireless Health and Fitness: An Introduction
Product Segments
Wireless Sports & Fitness Devices
Wireless Remote Health Monitoring Devices
Wireless Professional Healthcare Devices
What is Wireless Health?
Evolution of Wireless Health
Wireless Health Development with M2M Solutions
Value Chain in Mobile Healthcare
Available Wireless Medical Solutions
Wireless Standards for Medical Applications
ZigBee
Bluetooth
Broadband
Wireless Sensor Networks
Applications of Wireless Sensors for Enhanced Healthcare
Chronic Disease Monitoring
Personal Wellness Monitoring
Personal Fitness Monitoring
Benefits of Using Wireless Healthcare Solutions
More Affordable Healthcare
Preventive Healthcare
Better Accessibility to Healthcare
Chronic Disease Management
Key Benefits of Wireless Remote Patient Monitoring Devices
Primary Factors Limiting Success of Remote Patient Monitoring Devices

4. PRODUCT/SERVICE INNOVATIONS/ INTRODUCTIONS
Withings Unveils Revamped Smart Blood Pressure Monitor
iHealth Lab Introduces Novel Wearable Health Devices at CES 2014
Virgin Pulse Unveils Virgin Pulse Max
Withings to Launch Withings Aura and Updated Version of Blood Pressure Cuff
Lumo Body Tech to Crowdfund Lumo Lift
iFit® Introduces iFit® Active Wearable Band
Razer Introduces Nabu Body-Tracking Wristband
Basis Science Introduces Upgraded Version of Health Tracker
Fitbug Launches New Fitness Tracker - Orb
iHealth Lab Launches Wireless Smart Gluco-Monitoring System
iHealth Introduces Wireless Blood Pressure Wrist Monitor
Verizon Introduces Converged Health Management Platform
Skulpt Launches Skulpt Aim™ to Measure Muscle Fitness
Qardio Introduces QardioCore and QardioArm Wireless Monitoring Devices
Fitbit Introduces Fitbit Force Tracking Device
Jawbone Announces Availability of Jawbone UP24
iHealth Lab Introduces Wireless Smart Gluco-Monitoring Kit in the US
FitLinxx Launches Pebble® Activity Tracker for FitLinxx Professional Users
Garmin International Unveils Garmin® Forerunner® Watches
Polar Electro Unveils Polar Loop Activity Tracker
Suunto Expands Suunto GPS Watches Range
Zephyr Technology Unveils ZephyrLIFE™ Remote Monitoring System
Toumaz Announces Pilot Launch of SensiumVitals Digital Monitor
Misfit Wearables Introduces Misfit Shine
Lark Unveils Larklife Wireless Fitness Tracker
Fitbit Launches Fitbit One and Fitbit Zip Fitness Monitors
Fitbug Introduces Fitbug Air
Ideal Life and Sprint Introduce Pod
Omron Healthcare Launches Omron Sleep Design HSL
Medtronic Introduces CareLink Express for Wireless Remote Monitoring
Embedded Wireless and AT&T Launch Zilant Wellness Remote Monitoring Platform
AT&T Introduces Remote Patient Monitoring Solution
Polar Electro Launches Polar RCX5 Tour de France Training Computer
Polar Electro Unveils Polar H7 Heart Rate Sensor
Zephyr Technology Launches HxM™ Smart for Monitoring Heart Rate
AirStrip Technologies and GE Healthcare Launch AirStrip Patient Monitoring™
AirStrip Technologies and GE Healthcare Unveil AirStrip Cardiology™
GE Healthcare Introduces Centricity Advance-Mobile
Garmin International Launches Garmin Fit
Sprint Nextel and Ideal Life Unveil Wireless Touch-Screen Kiosks
Zeo Introduces Zeo Sleep Manager Mobile
Fitbit Unveils Fitbit Ultra
MindTree Launches Range of EtherMind™ Bluetooth 4.0 Dual-Mode Solutions
BodyMedia Introduces Sprint BodyMedia ID Pack
Jawbone Unveils Jawbone UP
Smart Health and Fitness Rolls Out SmartHRM Bluetooth Heart Rate Monitor
Palomar Pomerado Health Foundation Launches MIAA
Sensei Unveils Sensei mHealth Home™ Technology
SapientNitro Introduces Augmented Reality Lungs App
Voxiva Unveils Text2QuitSM
Sensei Launches Enhanced Sensei Diabetes™ App
Sensei Launches mHealth Home™ Customized Health Cloud
GE Healthcare Extends Healthcare IT Portfolio to Smartphones
AT&T and Wallace Wireless Introduce WIC Pager for Hospitals
Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals Unveils FactorTrack™ Mobile Application for Hemophilia Patients
Razoron Health Innovations Introduces HealthJibe® Connect™
Allscripts Healthcare Solutions Launches Allscripts Mobile Homecare™ Solution
Wahoo Fitness Unveils Fisica Fitness Sensor Key
Ideal Life Extends Wireless Remote Monitoring Systems with Universal Mobility Connectivity
Motorola Introduces Motorola HC DS6878 Digital Imager
BeClose Unveils BeClose™ Monitoring System
AT4 Wireless Introduces Continua Health Alliance Automatic Test Equipment
Sensei Introduces Weight Loss Sensei on Verizon Application Store

5. RECENT INDUSTRY ACTIVITY
LabStyle Innovations Files for 510(k) Approval of Dario Blood Glucose Measurement System
Heapsylon Enters into Partnership with Vivobarefoot
Sotera® Wireless Obtains FDA Approval for Continuous Non
Invasive Blood Pressure Technology on ViSi Mobile
Beddit Announces Opening of Online Stores for Additional Preorders
LabStyle Innovations Secures CE Mark Approval for Dario™ Smartphone-Based Diabetes Management System
Verizon Obtains US FDA Approval for Converged Health Management
Ambio Health Receives FDA 510(k) Approval for Ambio Remote Health Monitoring System
Jawbone® Takes Over BodyMedia
C8 MediSensors Receives CE Approval for Optical Glucose Monitor System
Dexcom Obtains US FDA Approval for Dexcom G4™ Platinum Continuous Glucose Monitoring System
Sotera Wireless Receives FDA Approval for Full Version of ViSi Mobile Patient Monitoring System
Sanofi Receives US FDA Approval for iBGStar iPhone Glucose Meter
Qualcomm Life Enters into Collaboration with iSonea
Boston Scientific Selects AT&T as Carrier for Connecting Cardiac Devices
Telcare Receives FDA Approval for Telcare BGM Wireless Blood Glucose Meter
Qualcomm to Integrate Internet of Everything Module in 3GM Blood Glucose Meter of Telcare
Qualcomm Unveils Wireless Heart Health Project
Centene Enters into Agreement with AT&T for mHealth Technology
St. Joseph Health System Enters into Agreement with AT&T to Implement Telehealth Project
Wireless Technologies and Systems Committee of ATIS Unveils ATIS mHealth Initiative
Aetna Takes Over Healthagen
WellDoc Takes Over Oncology Care Home Health Specialists
Sensei Enters into Partnership with Ideal Life
PositiveID Inks Partnership with CanCare Health Services
ConnectedHealth Signs Agreement with A&D Medical, Nonin Medical, and Entra Health Systems
GE Healthcare Performance Solutions Collaborates with Cisco Systems to Offer New Platform for Better Patient Care
Florida Agency Selects Sandata for DMV Project
AT&T Signs Three-Year Contract with University of California for Advancement of Telehealth Practice
Cardiology Associates of Mobile Chooses Electronic Health Record Solution of Allscripts Healthcare Solutions
Sandata Takes Over Home Healthcare Assets of Health Systems Solutions
Carlos Slim Health Institute Collaborates with Qualcomm and West Wireless Health Institute for Wireless Pregnancy Remote Monitoring Kit
iTMPTechnology, Zeo, and Withings Enter into Partnership Agreement
AT&T Enters into Partnership with WellDoc®
Science and Technology Directorate Develops PHASER
Vignet and Continua Health Alliance Enter into Collaboration to Develop mobile Continua Enabling Source Library
Proteus Biomedical Obtains 501(k) Clearance from FDA for Raisin Personal Monitor
KORE Telematics Collaborates with Motorola to Receive CDMA Device Approval for M2M Communications Tracker and MedApps HealthPal MA106
Aircel Enters Into Partnership with Apollo Hospitals to Roll Out Aircel Apollo Mobile Healthcare Project
Ascom and GE Healthcare Enter into Partnership Agreement

6. FOCUS ON SELECT PLAYERS
Abbott Laboratories (US)
adidas AG (Germany)
Alive Technologies Pty. Ltd. (Australia)
Beuer GmbH (Germany)
Bosch Healthcare, Inc. (US)
Entra Health Systems LLC (US)
Fitbit, Inc. (US)
FitLinxx, Inc. (US)
Garmin Ltd. (Switzerland)
Ideal Life, Inc. (Canada)
Intelesens Ltd. (UK)
Isansys Lifecare Ltd. (UK)
Jawbone (US)
BodyMedia, Inc.
Lumo BodyTech, Inc. (US)
Medtronic, Inc. (US)
Nike, Inc. (US)
Nonin Medical, Inc. (US)
Nuvon, Inc. (US)
Oregon Scientific, Inc. (US)
Philips Healthcare (The Netherlands)
Polar Electro Oy (Finland)
Sensei, Inc. (US)
Sotera Wireless, Inc. (US)
Suunto Oy (Finland)
Toumaz UK Ltd. (UK)
Wahoo Fitness, LLC (US)
Withings (France)
Zephyr Technology Corp. (US)

7. GLOBAL MARKET PERSPECTIVE
Table 8: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Wireless Health and Fitness Devices by Geographic Region - US, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Units for Years 2011 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 9: World 10-Year Perspective for Wireless Health and Fitness Devices by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for US, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), and Rest of World Markets for Years 2011, 2014 and 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Market by Product Segment
Table 10: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Wireless Sports & Fitness Devices by Geographic Region - US, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Units for Years 2011 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 11: World 10-Year Perspective for Wireless Sports & Fitness Devices by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for US, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), and Rest of World Markets for Years 2011, 2014 and 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 12: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Wireless Remote Health Monitoring Devices by Geographic Region
US, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Units for Years 2011 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 13: World 10-Year Perspective for Wireless Remote Health Monitoring Devices by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for US, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), and Rest of World Markets for Years 2011, 2014 and 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 14: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Wireless Professional Healthcare Devices by Geographic Region
US, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Units for Years 2011 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 15: World 10-Year Perspective for Wireless Professional Healthcare Devices by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for US, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), and Rest of World Markets for Years 2011, 2014 and 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

III. MARKET
1. THE UNITED STATES
A.Market Analysis
Current & Future Analysis
Americans Rise Up to “Quantified Self”
Evolving Healthcare in the US to Drive Demand for Wireless Devices
Wireless Technology to Transform American Health
The Need and Benefits of Remote Patient Monitoring
A Focus on the US Patient Monitoring Devices Market
Smartphone Connected Devices to See Significant Growth
Investors Gung Ho over Future Prospects despite Hurdles
Select Startup Remote Patient Monitoring Companies Funded by Venture Capital during 2012
Key Drivers of Patient Monitoring Devices and Wireless Health Market
Inadequate Healthcare Infrastructure - A Key Driver
Increased Usage of EMRs Driving Market for Wireless Patient Monitoring Devices
Rural America Set to Benefit from Wireless Healthcare Solutions
Regulatory Concerns Deter Wireless Health Growth
MBANs: A New Cost-Effective Initiative for Securely Connecting Patients and Clinicians
Mobile Messaging Grows in Popularity as Health Management Tool
Measures by American Government Pave Way for Wireless Healthcare
Reimbursement and Cost Factors
Wearable Health Devices Face Increased Scrutiny
Fitbit - The Leader in the US Wearable Fitness Devices Market
Chinese Players Rise to the Occasion; Offer Enhanced BP Monitoring Devices
Product/Service Launches
Strategic Corporate Developments
Select Players
B.Market Analytics
Table 16: US Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Wireless Health and Fitness Devices by Product Segment
Wireless Sports & Fitness, Wireless Remote Health Monitoring, and Wireless Professional Healthcare Devices Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Units for Years 2011 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 17: US 10-Year Perspective for Wireless Health and Fitness Devices by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Wireless Sports & Fitness, Wireless Remote Health Monitoring, and Wireless Professional Healthcare Devices Markets for Years 2011, 2014 and 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

2. JAPAN
A.Market Analysis
Current & Future Analysis
B.Market Analytics
Table 18: Japanese Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Wireless Health and Fitness Devices by Product Segment
Wireless Sports & Fitness, Wireless Remote Health Monitoring, and Wireless Professional Healthcare Devices Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Units for Years 2011 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 19: Japanese 10-Year Perspective for Wireless Health and Fitness Devices by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Wireless Sports & Fitness, Wireless Remote Health Monitoring, and Wireless Professional Healthcare Devices Markets for Years 2011, 2014 and 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

3. EUROPE
A.Market Analysis
Current & Future Analysis
Product/Service Launches
Strategic Corporate Developments
Select Players
B.Market Analytics
Table 20: European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Wireless Health and Fitness Devices by Geographic Region
France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of European Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Units for Years 2011 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 21: European 10-Year Perspective for Wireless Health and Fitness Devices by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of European Markets for Years 2011, 2014 and 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 22: European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Wireless Health and Fitness Devices by Product Segment
Wireless Sports & Fitness, Wireless Remote Health Monitoring, and Wireless Professional Healthcare Devices Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Units for Years 2011 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 23: European 10-Year Perspective for Wireless Health and Fitness Devices by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Wireless Sports & Fitness, Wireless Remote Health Monitoring, and Wireless Professional Healthcare Devices Markets for Years 2011, 2014 and 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4. ASIA-PACIFIC
A.Market Analysis
Current & Future Analysis
An Overview of Market Opportunity
Wireless Healthcare in India
Fitbit Debuts in Korea
Strategic Corporate Developments
Alive Technologies Pty. Ltd. - A Major Australia Based Health Monitoring Systems Provider
B.Market Analytics
Table 24: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Wireless Health and Fitness Devices by Product Segment - Wireless Sports & Fitness, Wireless Remote Health Monitoring, and Wireless Professional Healthcare Devices Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Units for Years 2011 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 25: Asia-Pacific 10-Year Perspective for Wireless Health and Fitness Devices by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Wireless Sports & Fitness, Wireless Remote Health Monitoring, and Wireless Professional Healthcare Devices Markets for Years 2011, 2014 and 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

5. REST OF WORLD
A.Market Analysis
Current & Future Analysis
An Overview of Heart Rate Monitoring Device Market in Brazil
Product/Service Launches
Strategic Corporate Developments
Select Player
B.Market Analytics
Table 26: Rest of World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Wireless Health and Fitness Devices by Product Segment - Wireless Sports & Fitness, Wireless Remote Health Monitoring, and Wireless Professional Healthcare Devices Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Units for Years 2011 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 27: Rest of World 10-Year Perspective for Wireless Health and Fitness Devices by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Wireless Sports & Fitness, Wireless Remote Health Monitoring, and Wireless Professional Healthcare Devices Markets for Years 2011, 2014 and 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

IV. COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE
Total Companies Profiled: 136 (including Divisions/Subsidiaries - 140)
The United States (95)
Canada (2)
Japan (4)
Europe (25) - France (5) - Germany (3) - The United Kingdom (5) - Spain (1) - Rest of Europe (11)
Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan) (13)
Middle East (1)

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