Status : Published Published On : Apr, 2022 Report Code : VRICT5007 Industry : ICT & Media Available Format : Page : 180

Global Smart Home Market – Analysis and Forecast (2022 - 2030)
Industry Insights by Software & Services (Behavioral and Proactive), by Product (Lighting Control System, Entertainment and Other Controls, Smart Home Healthcare, Smart Home Appliance, HVAC Control, Smart Speaker, Smart Furniture, and Security & Access Control), by Technology (Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, GSM/GPRS, RFID, and Others), by Sales Channel (Direct and Indirect)

Industry Overview

From USD 85.5 billion in 2022, the global smart home market size is projected to reach USD 142.2 billion by 2030, registering a CAGR of 12.5% during the forecast period.

Smart Home Market Highlights

Smart Home is the network-integrated technology and services for a better standard of living and assists the user in reducing workload.  Smart Homes provide consumers with convenient living, energy management features, security, and accessibility for people with physical disabilities. Smart homes have internet-connected gadgets that allow them to regulate, automate, and optimize services such as temperature, lighting, security, and entertainment. A computer, phone, tablet, or independent system can operate, monitor, and access these devices remotely. Manufacturers are encouraged to promote automation in the household sector by the use of the Internet of Things in smart homes. Almost every other normal household can now buy and use smart home technologies. The smart home sector is growing worldwide and attracting buyers from all around the world.

The COVID-19 outbreak has hampered the growth of the global smart home market owing to disruption in the supply chain, temporary shutdown of production units. The smart home industry is likely to grow slowly in the short term due to limited adoption of smart home technologies and the ongoing trade war with China. Smart home system installations have decreased, according to market participants. Purchasers are reluctant to install smart home solutions because they require skilled professional for on-site installation and programming, and nowadays consumers want to avoid outside contact. Thus, industry players have seen a drop in the revenue. However, in the long run, owing to the increased demand for space at home to work, study, and entertainment, there is a surge in a number of IoT gadgets, resulting in creating growth opportunities for the smart home solution and home furnishings.  

Market Segmentation

Insight by Software & Services

•    Behavoiral 

•    Proactive

The behavioral segment contributes to the largest share as end-users receive direct feedback from behavioral solutions, which include basic information on real-time energy consumption as well as statistical data on energy usage. Behavioral software and services are gradually becoming prominent in smart homes because they may increase overall energy efficiency and reduce energy expenditures by analyzing behavioral data. Behavioral software and services have widespread adoption and low cost owing to its ability to learn user behaviour and, as a result, provide smarter control of appliances, resulting in a rise in demand.

Insight by Product

•    Lighting Control System

•    Entertainment and Other Controls

•    Smart Home Healthcare

•    Smart Home Appliances

•    HVAC Control

•    Smart Speaker

•    Smart Furniture

•    Security & Access Control

The entertainment and other controls category accounted for largest share owing to the convenience offered by these controls to manage and control entertainment systems within a house and rising disposable income worldwide. Wireless communication technological breakthroughs is an important factor driving the home theatre system control business, and hence the smart home market for entertainment control. The rising demand for smart meters and smoke detectors, as well as the growing prominence of smart plugs, smart hubs, and smart locks, are driving the market expansion of the other controls segment.

Smart home appliances contribute to the fastest growth in the smart home market owing to the ease in availability of wireless solutions that have enabled smart appliances to link wirelessly with smartphones and tablets through the Internet or Bluetooth. Smart home appliances include smart washers, smart dryers, smart water heaters, and smart vacuum cleaners

Insight by Technology

•    Bluetooth

•    Wi-Fi

•    RFID


•    Others

Of all, the Wi-Fi category is estimated to contribute the largest share in the smart home market owing to convenience and speed for fata communication along with easy accessibility from any devices, cost-effective, and easy to integrate, thus spearheading the market growth.

Insight by Sales Channel

•    Direct 

•    Indirect

The indirect sales channel category is likely to take the lead in the smart home industry amidst COVID-19 outbreak. Smart home devices are sold in both online and offline ways through indirect sales channels. Offline sales channels include third-party cellular network operators, distributors, retailers, and value-added resellers. E-commerce solutions are used for online sales channels. People have begun to use online mode more often as a result of lockdowns in many places throughout the world.

During the pandemic, the demand for online outlets has skyrocketed. Companies provide product setup and installation services, allowing customers to buy things online with confidence. Furthermore, third-party delivery companies have begun to take extra steps in order to encourage customers to buy without fear of becoming infected, thus driving the growth of the market.

Smart Home Market Report Coverage

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Market Size in 2022

$85.5 Billion

Revenue Forecast in 2030

$142.2 Billion

Growth Rate

CAGR 12.5%

Segments Covered in the Report

By Software & Services, By Product, By Technology, and By Sales Channel

Report Scope

Market Trends, Drivers, and Restraints; Revenue Estimation and Forecast; Segmentation Analysis; Impact of COVID-19; Companies’ Strategic Developments; Market Share Analysis of Key Players; Company Profiling

Regions Covered in the Report

North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East, and Rest of the World

Industry Dynamics

Industry Trends

Growth of voice assistant technology for high-end automated households, advent of air quality sensor devices that monitor volatile organic compounds (VOCs), and increased usage of video-enabled drones are all emerging trends that have a direct impact on the smart home industry's dynamics.

Growth Drivers

Surge in the need to have energy-saving and less carbon emission-oriented solutions.

The increased need to reduce negative environmental impact and increase efficient utilization of resources will propel the adoption of green building, resulting in growth of smart home solutions such as smart plugs, smart meters, thermostats. There is an increased demand to conserve energy and minimize carbon emissions owing to the rise in global warming and government regulations. Smart homes consume a large portion of overall global energy usage. This element is expected to be the most important factor driving the market's growth. As the population of emerging countries grows, so will the number and size of smart buildings, resulting in a greater demand for energy-efficient building solutions.

Substantial enhancement in IoT Industry

The worldwide smart home industry is growing due to significant improvements in the IoT sector. Smart appliances such as washers, refrigerators, and dryers employ IoT in smart home technologies. It also includes security and safety systems such as sensors, cameras, monitors, and alarm systems, as well as smart home energy devices such as smart thermostats and smart lighting. These systems benefit households because many coonected devices can support large operations and allow residents to focus on other duties by allowing them to save time.

Other factors attributing to the growth of the smart home market include the rising significance of home monitoring in remote locations, rapid growing urbanization in emerging economies, rising penetration of internet users, increased adoption of internet-enabled smart devices like RFID, barcode scanners, mobile computers, etc., mounting concern about safety, security, and convenience will propel the growth of the smart home market.  Additionally, a growing desire for an extravagant lifestyle in developing countries, combined with rising disposable income, are likely to propel the smart home market forward.


Key factors impeding the growth of the global smart home market is the concern related to breach of security and privacy and the huge cost involved in the setting of smart homes.

Common hacking tools may be susceptible to smart home devices. Because personal information, physical safety, medical care, and houses are all stored virtually on the cloud, the risk of hackers misusing this information is significant.   Consumers' personal information must be kept secure and secret, which is a difficulty for the smart home business. It is important to maintain the secrecy of the information saved when remotely controlling security services. This is restraining the market expansion of the smart home industry.


Lighting controllers with built-in data communication are integrated, thus offering significant opportunities in the smart home market

Dimmers, timers, occupancy sensors, daylight sensors, and relays are among the devices available in the lighting control market that can be integrated with home automation systems via wired and wireless technologies. Also, to enable automated operations, lighting controllers must be externally integrated with communication protocols. This is projected to result in a significant increase in demand for such solutions, providing potential for smart home market participants. Incorporating IoT and connectivity into lighting systems ushers in a new era with a slew of new opportunities and value propositions.

Furthermore, the increased emphasis to offer energy-efficient solutions, a surge in investment for smart home security devices, and rising penetration of IoT, z-wave, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth technology will also create ample market opportunities for the market development of the global smart home market.

Geographic Overview

North America contributes the largest share in the smart home market due to the increased manufacturing capacity, rising demand for reliable home energy management, improved home security levels, and integration of smart devices will proliferate the market growth for smart homes in the region Furthermore, increased business expansion opportunities and consumer awareness about smart homes will propel the growth in the region.

Asia-Pacific is observed to witness fastest growth in the global smart home market during the forecast period. Consumer electronics, internet infrastructure, economic growth, and increased disposable income are all experiencing a significant increase in the Asia Pacific region.  Several infrastructure projects, such as India's smart city, are luring smart home players with several growth potential. Smart technologies, particularly smart speakers and smart lighting systems, are increasingly appealing to young consumers. This is helping the smart home market in Asia Pacific to flourish. Furthermore, governments' encouragement of energy-efficient devices through incentives and subsidies is aiding the growth of the APAC smart home market.

Competitive Insight

The industry players are investing in novel product designs, expanding their customer base globally, and leveraging strategic collaborations to enhance their market share and profitability. Thus, the smart home market is moderately fragmented where industry players are leveraging market growth by offering automated products like MES and DCS. The major firms are developing connected devices and providing users with M2 smart solutions and services. This device improves customer service and accessibility while also contributing to market expansion.

Siemens AG is a German manufacturer of industrial equipment. It  is a well-known provider of industrial, manufacturing, and home automation systems. Building automation systems, like networks using specific lustre terminals or wireless controls for lights, window blinds, heaters, and power outlets, are among Siemens' smart home solutions. Desigo, Synco, GAMMA, and Apogee are some of the automation solutions offered by Siemens Smart Home systems. Siemens' home automation system includes alarm monitoring, household appliances, HVAC, security system and gadgets,  customized information delivery, home media content, healthcare and wellness or physical fitness, education, and energy consumption management.

Honeywell Home Automation is a cutting-edge home automation system that controls all of the primary aspects that affect comfort, security, and energy consumption, such as heating, lighting, curtains and blinds, security systems, and power outlets.

Resideo provides top-of-the-line home automation products, such as smart thermostats, security cameras, and more, to help put up the greatest smart home system possible.

Recent Development by Key Players

In January 2022, Schneider Electric, the global leader in digital transformation, energy management, and automation, and the world's most sustainable corporation in 2021, according to Corporate Knights, unveiled the latest Smart and Sustainable Homes innovations at CES 2022 as part of its commitment to meet the growing demand for resilient and sustainable home energy solutions. The first sockets and switches constructed from ocean materials in the industry, as well as innovative upgrades to the award-winning Wiser Energy Center, are among the recently revealed inventions.

In January 2022, Samsung Electronics has joined membership in the Home Connectivity Alliance (HCA), which brings together top smart home manufacturers to promote interoperability and safety.  Along with The Electrolux Group, Haier, GE Appliances, and Trane Technologies, Samsung Electronics is a founding member of the HCA. The alliance brings together key connected device manufacturers to improve smart appliance compatibility across brands.  Samsung will collaborate with other alliance members to develop shared standards for cloud-to-cloud interoperability that take data security and customer safety into account.

Key Players Covered in the Report

The major industry players operating in the smart home industry include Honeywell International Inc., Legrand, ABB Ltd., Siemens AG, Schneider Electric SE, United Technologies Corporation, Ingersoll Rand PLC, Johnson Controls Inc., Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd., Acuity Brands, Inc., Crestron Electronics, Inc., and Nest Labs Inc.

The Smart Home Market research includes a comprehensive market segmentation analysis as well as projections for the analysis period 2023-2030.

Segments Covered in the Report

  • By Software & Services
    • Behavioral
    • Proactive
  • By Product 
    • Lighting Control System
      • Timers
      • Sensors
      • Dimmers
      • Others
    • Entertainment and Other Controls
      • Home Theater System Control
      • Multimedia Control
      • Others
    • Smart Home Healthcare
    • Smart Home Appliance
      • Smart Kitchen Appliance
      • Smart Refrigerator
      • Smart Dishwasher
      • Smart Washing Machine
    • HVAC Control
    • Smart Speaker
    • Smart Furniture
    • Security & Access Control
      • Fingerprint Recognition
      • Facial Recognition
      • Audio-Video Surveillance
      • Others

By Technology 

  • Bluetooth
  • Wi-Fi
  • RFID
  • Others
  • By Sales Channel 
    • Direct
    • Indirect

Region Covered in the Report

  • North America
    • U.S.
    • Canada
    • Mexico
  • Europe
    • Germany
    • U.K.
    • France
    • Italy
    • Spain
    • Russia
    • Rest of Europe
  • Asia-Pacific (APAC)
    • China
    • Japan
    • India
    • South Korea
    • Rest of Asia-Pacific
  • Rest of the World (RoW)
    • Brazil
    • Saudi Arabia
    • South Africa
    • U.A.E.
    • Other Countries


Smart Home Market Size and Market Analysis

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Frequently Asked Questions

Globally, industry players in the smart home market are leveraging market growth by providing several automation products such as MES and DCS.
North America has been one of the largest consumers of smart home during the forecast period. The region is increasingly emphasizing on developing technology to save energy and lowers the usage of carbon emission-oriented solutions.
Global Smart Home Market Analysis and Forecast period is during 2022-2028.
The global smart home market is projected to reach USD 142.2 billion by 2028.
The key players are establishing connected devices and are offering M2 smart solutions and services to the users. This device enables improved customer service and connectivity and will further contribute towards the growth of the market.

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