Launch of next-gen motion-sensing remotes has drastically fuelled the growth rate of remote market
Technology giants getting into consumer electronic business with superior and intelligent products such as Amazon Fire TV stick integrated with remote has created a great potential for futuristic devices.
Infrared (IR) remotes conquered the market for most electronic gadgets and devices, for example, STBs, smart TVs, and gaming consoles. Vendors are embracing distinctive advancements in their remote controls to empower the user to get a wide assortment of digitalized content in a smooth and productive way. Some of the key advancements in the technologies in terms of remote control comprise Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, RF, and ZigBee RF4CE.
Radio Frequency technology is gaining more reputation compared to other developing technologies, especially in the case of the gaming console and smart TV, owing to its enhanced features that surpass the limitation linked with infrared remotes. Renowned gaming consoles such as Xbox and Sony PS4 enable the user to control the play utilizing the motion control technology.
Advancement in remote in terms of batteries to increase the life of the battery has been one of the crucial task and challenge faced by the manufacturers, as it becomes inconvenient to replace the batteries frequently. This advancement will turn out to be an advantage for remote manufacturers to make low-power-consuming devices. Thus, constant advancement in the products creates a great opportunity for them in the global market.
For instance, remotes that are assembled with GreenPeak Emerald GP500 communications controller can be powered by low-cost coin cell battery for a long duration.
People inclining more on newly developed products and growing trend of digitalization has majorly impacted the growth rate of the global remotes market.
Players dealing with consumer electronics segment are introducing high-end technologies such as voice recognition that decode and convert the human speech to make computers understand. Thus integration of this technology in remotes will soon create opportunities in the coming future.
Moreover, consumers focusing more on smart devices have forced the manufacturers to develop such gizmo, which augments the growth of the global remote market. Growing spending capacity and an increase in per capita income have flourished the electronics market significantly.