Audio Equipment Market Research Report—Global Forecast till 2032

Audio Equipment Market Research Report Information By Product Type (Mixers, Amplifiers, Microphones, Audio Monitors, and Other Product Types), By End User (Commercial, Automotive, Home Entertainment, and Other End Users), and By Region (North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and Rest Of The World) – Market Forecast Till 2032

ID: MRFR/CR/10289-HCR | 128 Pages | Author: Snehal Singh | September 2023         

Global Audio Equipment Market Overview

Audio Equipment Market Size was valued at USD 33.5 Billion in 2022. The Audio Equipment market is projected to grow from USD 34.6 Billion in 2023 to USD 44.5 Billion by 2032, exhibiting a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 3.20% during the forecast period (2023 - 2032). Due to the increased customer demand for a high-performance home theatre experience and the incorporation of technologically advanced features into devices, audio technologies are becoming more and more popular, are the key market drivers enhancing the market growth.

Audio Equipment Market Overview

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Audio Equipment Market Trends

  • Technologically advanced features incorporated in devices with the rising popularity of audio technologies is driving the market growth

Due to the inclusion of technologically cutting-edge features in devices and the growing popularity of audio technologies, the market for audio equipment is anticipated to expand significantly. HTiB (Home Theatre in a Box), Blu-ray players, speaker bars, A/V receivers, and wireless speakers are a few of the technology connected to the transition. The market for audio equipment is anticipated to be significantly impacted by the emergence of realistic audio equipment. Over the next six years, demand for audio equipment is anticipated to expand as consumers' demand for high-performance home theatre experiences grows in response to rising disposable income. Reduced manufacturer emphasis on television sets' internal audio quality is anticipated to increase demand for external audio solutions, which would help the industry grow.

Throughout the projected period, it is anticipated that a rise in flat-panel HD TV unit sales as a result of declining prices will broaden the consumer base. It is anticipated that the development of specialized speaker docks and networked speakers would increase consumer spending on audio equipment to improve audio quality. By creating systems that are user-friendly and aesthetically less invasive, suppliers and producers of this technology have been working to increase market penetration. An increase in the demand for portable audio devices that can incorporate USB drives and stream high-quality audio content from the internet. Therefore, it is anticipated that changes in media alternatives from traditional to modern systems and advancements in digital technology will support the expansion of the audio equipment market.

Digital audio workstations (DAWs) are now widely used by musicians for songwriting, recording, mixing, and mastering. This is thanks to the music industry's technological advancements. Over the projected period, new trends are likely to be boosted by the quicker adoption of cloud-based audio workstations and the expanding digitization of instruments. The need for professional audio equipment is anticipated to rise as a result of the rising trend of increased expenditures on international festivals and music events. It is anticipated that demand for a variety of cutting-edge audio amplifiers would rise as a result of an increase in trade exhibits, motion picture and film production, exhibitions, music concerts, and sporting events. For instance, 32 million people attend at least one music festival each year in the United States, according to Billboard magazine.

The market is being driven by the increase of audio equipment in cars. The factory amp is swapped out for a compact set of amplifiers and sound processors in a quality system without sacrificing any of the features or usefulness of the car. The demand for cars will rise effectively with an increase in manufacturing. Thus, driving the Audio Equipment market revenue.

Audio Equipment Market Segment Insights

Audio Equipment Product Type Insights

The Audio Equipment Market segmentation, based on product type, includes mixers, amplifiers, microphones, audio monitors, and other product types. Microphone segment accounted for the largest revenue share in 2022. Vendors are assessing the need for improved audio in these contexts and, as a result, are getting involved in the introduction of new goods to the market. This is because practically everything operates from home, including TV productions, education, health and wellness, and ordinary business. The expanding market demand is also satisfied by audio accessories. The products listed for professional sound reproduction in installation, broadcast, film, and field applications are miniature microphones and accessories.

Audio Equipment End User Insights

The Audio Equipment Market segmentation, based on end user, includes commercial, automotive, home entertainment, and other end users. Automotive segment dominated the Audio Equipment Market in 2022. This can be due to an increase in disposable income, urbanization and industrialization rates, technological advancements, and new product developments from manufacturers, which all contribute to market growth.

Figure 1: Audio Equipment Market, by End User, 2022 & 2032 (USD Billion)

Audio Equipment Market, by End User, 2022 & 2032

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Audio Equipment Regional Insights

By region, the study provides the market insights into North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific and Rest of the World. The North America Audio Equipment Market dominated this market in 2022 (45.80%). Due to customers increasingly preferring e-commerce platforms to buy entertainment devices, the North American audio equipment market is predicted to grow rapidly over the course of the forecast period. The Department of Commerce's Census Bureau estimates that U.S. retail e-commerce generated USD 250.0 billion in sales in May 2023, an increase of 2.4% from Q4 2022. From Q1 2022 to Q1 2023, the expected e-commerce market grew by 6.6%. By providing a wide range of products online, manufacturers of audio equipment are enlarging their customer base to people all over the world. Further, the U.S. Audio Equipment market held the largest market share, and the Canada Audio Equipment market was the fastest growing market in the North America region.

Further, the major countries studied in the market report are The US, Canada, German, France, the UK, Italy, Spain, China, Japan, India, Australia, South Korea, and Brazil.



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Europe Audio Equipment market accounted for the healthy market share in 2022. This can be related to rising urbanization trends and people's willingness to adopt new technological advancements. Further, the German Audio Equipment market held the largest market share, and the U.K Audio Equipment market was the fastest growing market in the European region

The Asia Pacific Audio Equipment market is expected to register significant growth from 2023 to 2032. The main factor fueling the region's growth is the increasing acceptance of smart homes, particularly in India, Japan, and Australia. Governments are also promoting the development of smart cities in the region, which is promoting economic expansion. The business is anticipated to expand over the course of the projection year as more customers choose integrated media devices that can be operated remotely and are always connected to other devices. Moreover, China’s Audio Equipment market held the largest market share, and the Indian Audio Equipment market was the fastest growing market in the Asia-Pacific region.

Audio Equipment Key Market Players & Competitive Insights

Leading market players are investing heavily in research and development in order to expand their product lines, which will help the Audio Equipment market, grow even more. Market participants are also undertaking a variety of strategic activities to expand their global footprint, with important market developments including new product launches, contractual agreements, mergers and acquisitions, higher investments, and collaboration with other organizations. To expand and survive in a more competitive and rising market climate, Audio Equipment industry must offer cost-effective items.

Manufacturing locally to minimize operational costs is one of the key business tactics used by manufacturers in the global Audio Equipment industry to benefit clients and increase the market sector. In recent years, the Audio Equipment industry has offered some of the most significant advantages to medicine. Major players in the Audio Equipment market, including Yamaha Corporation, Alpine Electronics, Allen & Heath, Kenwood Corporation, Behringer, AKG Acoustics (Harman International), Peavey Electronics, Krell Industries, NXP Semiconductors, and Bryston Ltd, are attempting to increase market demand by investing in research and development operations.

Sony Group Corp. (Sony) manufactures a variety of products, including devices, tools, medical equipment, semiconductors, and electronics. The company's products include semiconductors, batteries, televisions, cell phones, cameras, music systems, game consoles, software, and other electronic parts. Sony produces, buys, and distributes motion films, television programmes, and recorded music in addition to operating television and digital networks. It provides banking and financial services in addition to life and non-life insurance. Through distributors, sales divisions, and online direct sales, the company promotes its products. Under the names Airpeak, Sony, PlayStation, Walkman, Blu-ray, Cyber-shot, Bravia, Exmor, and Experia, it offers products for sale. Africa, the Middle East, Asia-Pacific, and the Americas are all where the company has activities. Sony's corporate headquarters are in Minato-Ku, Tokyo, Japan. In October 2022, Sony Electronics launched the C-80 condenser microphone for recording studios. For vlogs, webcasts, and podcasts, the uni-directional condenser microphone is ideal for recording voice and voices as well as music.

The automotive and energy firm Tesla Inc. It creates, develops, produces, sells, and rents energy generation and storage technologies in addition to electric automobiles. The Model Y, Model 3, Model X, Model S, Cybertruck, Tesla Semi, and Tesla Roadster are among the automobiles that the business manufactures and markets. Additionally, Tesla sells solar electricity, installs and maintains energy systems, and provides end-to-end sustainable energy products, including generation, storage, and consumption. Through a network of business-owned stores and galleries, it markets and sells vehicles to consumers. The corporation operates throughout Asia Pacific and Europe and has manufacturing sites in the US, Germany, and China. The United States' Austin, Texas, serves as the home of Tesla. Tesla introduced the TeslaMic in January 2022 for use with its in-car karaoke system, which is presently only offered in China. The karaoke system Leishi KTV, which is a component of the upgrade, is designed to function with the microphone.

Key Companies in the Audio Equipment market include

  • Yamaha Corporation

  • Alpine Electronics

  • Allen & Heath

  • Kenwood Corporation

  • Behringer

  • AKG Acoustics (Harman International)

  • Peavey Electronics

  • Krell Industries

  • NXP Semiconductors

  • Bryston Ltd

Audio Equipment Industry Developments

January 2022 The JBL Quantum line now includes a truly wireless gaming headset and the first microphone. The dual-condenser microphone is excellent for coordinating with colleagues and, as a stand-alone option, places crystal-clear communication at the heart of the action.

January 2022 Boat's parent company, Imagine Marketing, joined forces with the electronics manufacturing business Dixon Technologies to create a 50/50 joint venture to produce Bluetooth-enabled music products. In India, the potential joint venture company will design and produce Wireless Audio Solutions.

October 2022 Rode, an Australian manufacturer of audio equipment, recently unveiled a brand-new section devoted just to streaming and gaming. The business's first sub-brand, Rode X, will feature a dedicated research and development division.

Audio Equipment Market Segmentation

Audio Equipment Product Type Outlook

  • Mixers

  • Amplifiers

  • Microphones

  • Audio Monitors

  • Other Product Types

Audio Equipment End User Outlook

  • Commercial

  • Automotive

  • Home Entertainment

  • Other End Users

Audio Equipment Regional Outlook

  • North America

    • US

    • Canada

  • Europe

    • Germany

    • France

    • UK

    • Italy

    • Spain

    • Rest of Europe

  • Asia-Pacific

    • China

    • Japan

    • India

    • Australia

    • South Korea

    • Australia

    • Rest of Asia-Pacific

  • Rest of the World

    • Middle East

    • Africa

    • Latin America

Report Scope:

Report Attribute/Metric Details
Market Size 2022 USD 33.5 Billion
Market Size 2023 USD 34.6 Billion
Market Size 2032 USD 44.5 Billion
Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) 3.20% (2023-2032)
Base Year 2022
Market Forecast Period 2023-2032
Historical Data 2018- 2022
Market Forecast Units Value (USD Billion)
Report Coverage Revenue Forecast, Market Competitive Landscape, Growth Factors, and Trends
Segments Covered Product Type, End User, and Region
Geographies Covered North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, and the Rest of the World
Countries Covered The U.S., Canada, German, France, U.K, Italy, Spain, China, Japan, India, Australia, South Korea, and Brazil
Key Companies Profiled PopID, Inc., FacePay, PayByFace B.V., VisionLabs, Telepower Communication Co, Ltd. (Telpo), PAX Global Technology Limited, Alipay, NEC Corporation, SnapPay Inc., Mastercard, and CloudWalk Technology Co. Ltd.
Key Market Opportunities Growing adoption of high end audio equipment
Key Market Dynamics Technologically advanced features incorporated in devices with the rising popularity of audio technologies and growing consumer demand for high-performance home theater experience

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) :

The Audio Equipment Market size was valued at USD 33.5 Billion in 2022.

The global market is projected to grow at a CAGR of 3.20% during the forecast period, 2023-2032.

North America had the largest share in the global market

The key players in the market are Yamaha Corporation, Alpine Electronics, Allen & Heath, Kenwood Corporation, Behringer, AKG Acoustics (Harman International), Peavey Electronics, Krell Industries, NXP Semiconductors, and Bryston Ltd

The Microphones Product Type dominated the market in 2022.

The Automotive End User had the largest share in the global market.

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