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Global Infrared Detector Market (2021-2026) by Type, Technology, Wavelength, Application, Vertical & Geography, Competitive Analysis and the Impact of Covid-19 with Ansoff Analysis

  • ID: 5515478
  • Report
  • November 2021
  • Region: Global
  • 173 Pages
  • Infogence Global Research
until Jan 31st 2022


  • Dräger
  • Hamamatsu Photonics
  • Laser Components
  • Murata Manufacturing
  • Raytheon Company
  • Texas Instruments
The Global Infrared Detector Market is estimated to be USD 688.25 Mn in 2021 and is expected to reach USD 1063.82 Mn by 2026, growing at a CAGR of 9.10%.

Market Dynamics

The rising usage of infrared detectors in industrial and manufacturing applications and strong demand for consumer electronics like smartphones and tablets are some of the factors surging the growth of the Global Infrared Detector Market. In addition to this, the strong penetration of infrared technology for fire detection and gas analysis also propel the growth of the Global Infrared Detector Market.

However, stringent regulations pertaining to import and export of cameras and high installation cost and limited accuracy in certain conditions may create hindrances in the growth of the market.

Market Segmentation

The Global Infrared Detector Market is segmented further by Type, Technology, Wavelength, Application, Vertical & Geography.

By Type, the Global Infrared Detector Market is classified into Mercury Cadmium Telluride, Indium Gallium Arsenide, Pyroelectric, Thermopile, Microbolometer, PIR Motion Sensor, IR Photodiode Sensor, IR Imaging Sensor and Others.

By Technology, the Global Infrared Detector Market is classified into Cooled and Uncooled.

By Wavelength, the Global Infrared Detector Market is classified into Near, Mid and long wave Infrared.

By Application, the Global Infrared Detector Market is classified into People and Motion sensing, Temperature Management, security surveillance, Gas and Fire detection, Spectroscopy and Biomedical Imaging, Scientific Applications and Smart Buildings.

By Vertical, the Global Infrared Detector Market is classified into Automotive, Aerospace, Semiconductor & Electronics, Oil & Gas, Military & Defense, Residential & Commercial, Medical, and Scientific Research.

By Geography, North America is expected to lead the market.

Recent Developments

1. French company Lynred has unveiled Galatea MW, a new IR detector which features a SWaP (Size, Weight and Power) design.. - 13th September 2021
2. DRS Technologies Inc. has received new orders to provide uncooled infrared focal plane array (UFPA) sensors for military and commercial applications.. - 19th July 2021

Company Profiles

Some of the companies covered in this report are Excelitas Technologies Corp, Nippon Ceramic, Hamamatsu Photonics, Murata Manufacturing, FLIR Systems, Texas Instruments, OMRON Corporation, Raytheon Company, Laser Components, Melexis, Semitec Corporation, etc.

Countries Studied

  • America (Argentina, Brazil, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Mexico, Peru, United States, Rest of Americas)
  • Europe (Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Italy, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Russia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom, Rest of Europe)
  • Middle East and Africa (Egypt, Israel, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, South Africa, United Arab Emirates, Rest of MEA)
  • Asia-Pacific (Australia, Bangladesh, China, India, Indonesia, Japan, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, South Korea, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Taiwan, Rest of Asia-Pacific)

Competitive Quadrant

The report includes the Competitive Quadrant, a proprietary tool to analyze and evaluate the position of companies based on their Industry Position score and Market Performance score. The tool uses various factors for categorizing the players into four categories. Some of these factors considered for analysis are financial performance over the last 3 years, growth strategies, innovation score, new product launches, investments, growth in market share, etc.

Why buy this report?

  • The report offers a comprehensive evaluation of the Global Infrared Detector Market. The report includes in-depth qualitative analysis, verifiable data from authentic sources, and projections about market size. The projections are calculated using proven research methodologies.
  • The report has been compiled through extensive primary and secondary research. The primary research is done through interviews, surveys, and observation of renowned personnel in the industry.
  • The report includes an in-depth market analysis using Porter’s 5 forces model and the Ansoff Matrix. In addition, the impact of Covid-19 on the market is also featured in the report.
  • The report also includes the regulatory scenario in the industry, which will help you make a well-informed decision. The report discusses major regulatory bodies and major rules and regulations imposed on this sector across various geographies.
  • The report also contains the competitive analysis using Positioning Quadrants, the analyst's Proprietary competitive positioning tool.

Report Highlights:

  • A complete analysis of the market, including parent industry
  • Important market dynamics and trends
  • Market segmentation
  • Historical, current, and projected size of the market based on value and volume
  • Market shares and strategies of key players
  • Recommendations to companies for strengthening their foothold in the market
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  • Dräger
  • Hamamatsu Photonics
  • Laser Components
  • Murata Manufacturing
  • Raytheon Company
  • Texas Instruments
1 Report Description
1.1 Study Objectives
1.2 Market Definition
1.3 Currency
1.4 Years Considered
1.5 Language
1.6 Key Stakeholders

2 Research Methodology
2.1 Research Process
2.2 Data Collection and Validation
2.2.1 Secondary Research
2.2.2 Primary Research
2.2.3 Models
2.3 Market Size Estimation
2.3.1 Bottom-Up Approach
2.3.2 Top-Down Approach
2.4 Assumptions of the Study
2.5 Limitations of the Study

3 Executive Summary
3.1 Introduction
3.2 Market Size and Segmentation
3.3 Market Outlook

4 Market Influencers
4.1 Drivers
4.1.1 Increasing Adoption of Infrared Detectors in Motion and People Sensing Solutions
4.1.2 Rising Usage of Infrared Detectors in Industrial and Manufacturing Applications
4.1.3 Rising Demand for Infrared Technology in Gas and Fire Detection
4.2 Restraints
4.2.1 Stringent Regulations Pertaining to Import and Export of Cameras
4.2.2 High Installation Cost and Limited Accuracy in Certain Conditions
4.3 Opportunities
4.3.1 Rising Popularity of Wearable Technology
4.4 Challenges
4.4.1 Dependence on Temperature for Infrared Detection
4.4.2 Availability of Substitute Technologies

5 Market Analysis
5.1 Regulatory Scenario
5.2 Porter’s Five Forces Analysis
5.3 Impact of COVID-19
5.4 Ansoff Matrix Analysis

6 Global Infrared Detector Market, By Type
6.1 Introduction
6.2 Mercury Cadmium Telluride (MCT)
6.3 Indium Gallium Arsenide (InGaAs)
6.4 Pyroelectric
6.5 Thermopile
6.6 Microbolometer
6.7 PIR Motion Sensor
6.8 IR Photodiode Sensor
6.9 IR Imaging Sensor
6.10 Others

7 Global Infrared Detector Market, By Technology
7.1 Introduction
7.2 Cooled
7.3 Uncooled

8 Global Infrared Detector Market, By Wavelength
8.1 Introduction
8.2 Near-infrared (NIR) & Shortwave Infrared (SWIR)
8.3 Mid-wave Infrared (MWIR)
8.4 Long-wave Infrared (LWIR)

9 Global Infrared Detector Market, By Application
9.1 Introduction
9.2 People and Motion Sensing
9.2.1 Advanced People Detection and Counting
9.2.2 People/Motion Detection for Security Systems
9.3 Temperature Measurement
9.3.1 Contact Based
9.3.2 Non-Contact
9.4 Security and Surveillance
9.5 Gas and Fire Detection
9.6 Spectroscopy and Biomedical Imaging
9.7 Scientific Applications
9.8 Smart Buildings

10 Global Infrared Detector Market, By Vertical
10.1 Introduction
10.2 Automotive
10.3 Aerospace
10.4 Semiconductor & Electronics
10.5 Oil & Gas
10.6 Military & Defense
10.7 Residential & Commercial
10.8 Medical
10.9 Scientific Research

11 Global Influenza Diagnostic Market, By Geography
11.1 Introduction
11.2 America
11.2.1 Argentina
11.2.2 Brazil
11.2.3 Canada
11.2.4 Chile
11.2.5 Colombia
11.2.6 Mexico
11.2.7 Peru
11.2.8 United States
11.2.9 Rest of Americas
11.3 Europe
11.3.1 Austria
11.3.2 Belgium
11.3.3 Denmark
11.3.4 Finland
11.3.5 France
11.3.6 Germany
11.3.7 Italy
11.3.8 Netherlands
11.3.9 Norway
11.3.10 Poland
11.3.11 Russia
11.3.12 Spain
11.3.13 Sweden
11.3.14 Switzerland
11.3.15 United Kingdom
11.3.16 Rest of Europe
11.4 Middle East and Africa
11.4.1 Egypt
11.4.2 Israel
11.4.3 Qatar
11.4.4 Saudi Arabia
11.4.5 South Africa
11.4.6 United Arab Emirates
11.4.7 Rest of MEA
11.5 Asia-Pacific
11.5.1 Australia
11.5.2 Bangladesh
11.5.3 China
11.5.4 India
11.5.5 Indonesia
11.5.6 Japan
11.5.7 Malaysia
11.5.8 Philippines
11.5.9 Singapore
11.5.10 South Korea
11.5.11 Sri Lanka
11.5.12 Thailand
11.5.13 Taiwan
11.5.14 Rest of Asia-Pacific

12 Competitive Landscape
12.1 Competitive Quadrant
12.2 Market Share Analysis
12.3 Strategic Initiatives
12.3.1 M&A and Investments
12.3.2 Partnerships and Collaborations
12.3.3 Product Developments and Improvements

13 Company Profiles
13.1 Excelitas Technologies Corp
13.2 Nippon Ceramic
13.3 Hamamatsu Photonics
13.4 Murata Manufacturing
13.5 FLIR Systems
13.6 Texas Instruments
13.7 OMRON Corporation
13.8 InfraTec
13.9 Lynred
13.10 Raytheon Company
13.11 Sofradir
13.12 ULIS SAS
13.13 Honeywell International
13.14 Laser Components
13.15 Dräger
13.16 Vigo System
13.17 Xenics
13.18 Melexis
13.19 Fagus Grecon
13.20 Thorlabs
13.21 Semitec Corporation

14 Appendix
14.1 Questionnaire
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  • Excelitas Technologies Corp
  • Nippon Ceramic
  • Hamamatsu Photonics
  • Murata Manufacturing
  • FLIR Systems
  • Texas Instruments
  • OMRON Corporation
  • InfraTec
  • Lynred
  • Raytheon Company
  • Sofradir
  • Honeywell International
  • Laser Components
  • Dräger
  • Vigo System
  • Xenics
  • Melexis
  • Fagus Grecon
  • Thorlabs
  • Semitec Corporation
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