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Global Wi-Fi Enabled Devices Shipment Forecast, 2020-2024

  • Report

  • 18 Pages
  • July 2020
  • Region: Global
  • Market Intelligence & Consulting Institute (MIC)
  • ID: 5135535

The shipment volume of global Wi-Fi (Wireless Fidelity) enabled devices in 2019 reached 3.05 billion units, up 2.6% year-on-year. Affected by the COVID-19 pandemic, overall shipment of consumer electronics products dropped, including Wi-Fi enabled devices. In the long run, although smartphones will continue to be main Wi-Fi enabled devices, the future of smart home appliances, wearables, and other W-Fi enabled devices is going to be promising.

This report provides an overview of Wi-Fi enabled device shipment performance over the period 2020-2024 and examines key trends observed over the years.

List of Topics:

  • Global shipment volume and volume share of 17 major Wi-Fi enable devices for the period 2020-2024 that include notebook PCs, desktop PCs, tablets, printers, smartphones, smart TVs, BD/DVD players, game consoles, smart speakers, other consumer electronics devices (e-books, digital photo frames, smart alarm clocks), smart appliances, IP cameras, smart wearables, set-top-boxes, broadband CPE, AP/routers, etc.
  • Wi-Fi enabled devices shipment volume forecast by product segment for the period 2020-2024.

Table of Contents

1. Global Wi-Fi Enabled Device Shipment Overview

2.Development of Wi-Fi Enabled Devices
2.1 Shipment Volume by Product Segment
2.2 Shipment Volume Share by Product Segment
2.3 Shipment Volume Analysis
2.4 Shipment Volume Share Analysis

3. Analyst's Perspective

Glossary of Terms
List of Companies

List of Tables
Table 1 Global Shipment Volume of 17 Wi-Fi Enabled Devices, 2018-2024
Table 2 Global Shipment Volume Share of 17 Wi-Fi Enabled Devices, 2018-2024

List of Figures
Figure 1 Global Wi-Fi Enabled Device Shipment Volume, 2018-2024
Figure 2 Global Wi-Fi Enabled Device Shipment Volume by Product Segment, 2018-2024
Figure 3 Global Wi-Fi Enabled Device Shipment Volume Share by Product Segment, 2018-2024



Companies Mentioned (Partial List)

A selection of companies mentioned in this report includes, but is not limited to:

  • Amazon
  • Broadcom
  • Google
  • MediaTek
  • Qualcomm
  • Realte


Primary research with a holistic, cross-domain approach

The exhaustive primary research methods are central to the value that the analyst delivers. A combination of questionnaires and on-site visits to the major manufacturers provides a first view of the latest data and trends. Information is subsequently validated by interviews with the manufacturers' suppliers and customers, covering a holistic industry value chain. This process is backed up by a cross-domain team-based approach, creating an interlaced network across numerous interrelated components and system-level devices to ensure statistical integrity and provide in-depth insight.

Complementing primary research is a running database and secondary research of industry and market information. Dedicated research into the macro-environmental trends shaping the ICT industry also allows the analyst to forecast future development trends and generate foresight perspectives. With more than 20 years of experience and endeavors in research, the methods and methodologies include:


  • Component supplier interviews
  • System supplier interviews
  • User interviews
  • Channel interviews
  • IPO interviews
  • Focus groups
  • Consumer surveys
  • Production databases
  • Financial data
  • Custom databases


  • Technology forecasting and assessment
  • Product assessment and selection
  • Product life cycles
  • Added value analysis
  • Market trends
  • Scenario analysis
  • Competitor analysis