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Global Smart Speaker Vendor & OS Shipment and Installed Base Market Share by Region: Q4 2017

Report Summary:

Global smart speaker shipments grew over 300% YoY in Q4 2017 largely due to strong demand for Google Home and Amazon Echo devices but also as a result of the launch of a number of smart speakers from new entrants including Sonos, Sony and JBL. A number of Chinese vendors such as Alibaba, Baidu, Xiaomi and also enjoyed significant growth during Q4 2017 as interest in smart speakers in the domestic Chinese market starts to emerge. North America remained the top region in Q4 followed by Western Europe and Asia Pacific. 

The smart speaker market is one of the hottest topics in consumer technology today but questions abound as to how the market will perform this coming year. Will smart speakers continue on such a strong growth trajectory into 2018? Will new uses cases emerge that will propel the market into a new phase of growth? Will Apple manage to break Amazon and Google's market dominance? Will the Chinese powerhouses manage to break out of their domestic market?

This report provides quarterly global smart speaker shipments and installed base by major vendor and operating system from Q4 2014 through Q4 2017 with an estimate for Q1 2018. Regions covered include North America, Western Europe, Asia Pacific, Central & Latin America, Central & Eastern Europe and Africa & Middle East. The report is designed for use by device manufacturers, component suppliers, operators, developers, software providers and others to determine the size and growth rate of the global smart speaker market.

Table of Contents

1. Title
2. Contents
3. Analysis
4. Data - Quarterly Global Smart Speaker Shipments and Installed Base by Vendor
5. Data - Smart Speaker Shipments by Vendor by Region Q4 2017
6. Data - Quarterly Smart Speaker Shipments and Installed Base by Region by Vendor
7. Data - Quarterly Global Smart Speaker Shipments and Installed Base by Operating System
8. Data - Smart Speaker Shipments by Vendor by Operating System Q4 2017
9. Data - Quarterly Smart Speaker Shipments and Installed Base by Region by Operating System
10. Smart Speaker Shipment and Installed Base Summary by Region
11. Definitions
12. Methodology
13. Contacts

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