Edge AI hardware Market Research Report - Global Forecast to 2024

Global Edge AI hardware Market, by Component (CPU, GPU, ASIC, and Others), by Device (Smartphone, Camera, Robot, Automobile, Smart Speaker, Wearables, and Smart Mirror), by Vertical (Consumer Electronics, Smart Home, Healthcare, Aerospace & Defense, Government, and Others), by Region (North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Rest of the World) —Forecast till 2024

ID: MRFR/SEM/6365-HCR | February 2021 | Region: Global | 100 pages

Market Synopsis


The global edge AI hardware market registered a shipment of 532.4 million units in 2018 and is expected to reach 1,681.8 million units by the end of forecast period at a CAGR of 21.72%.


The growth in the utilization of artificial intelligence (AI) has created immense opportunities for semiconductor companies. AI hardware form core enabler for diverse solutions such as virtual assistants managing homes and facial-recognition programs. Furthermore, a gradual shift towards edge AI processing has been witnessed in the recent years due to several factors such as the availability of cheap AI hardware and cost-effective connectivity. The rapid move towards robust analytics has led to the growth of edge in AI processing. Vendors in the consumer electronics and healthcare industry are rapidly implementing edge AI.


Edge AI processing moves the AI workflow to the device, thus reducing the data travelling time through long routes. This helps the companies to analyze data in less time or on real-time basis. Furthermore, the trend of compressing large AI models into small hardware form factors is boosting up the demand for edge AI hardware. For edge AI processing, hardware required includes Central Processing Unit (CPU), (Graphics Processing Unit) GPU, Application-specific Integrated Circuit (ASIC), Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA), and System-on-Chip (SoC) accelerators. As edge AI processing provides low latency, it is expected to grow significantly  during the forecast period. Companies are working together to manufacture cheap AI hardware. For instance, Intel and Facebook have collaborated to manufacture AI chips which would help deploy machine learning more inexpensively and efficiently.


Segmentation


By component, the market is segmented into CPU, GPU, ASIC, and others. CPU is expected to dominate the Edge AI hardware market during the forecast period as it is the core processor for any edge AI hardware. The ASIC segment is expected to register the highest CAGR during the forecast period.


By device, the market has been segmented into smartphone, camera, robot, automobile, smart speaker, wearables, and smart mirror. The smartphones segment dominates the Edge AI hardware market and is expected to continue its dominance throughout the forecast period. This is due to its early adoption of AI chip or processors coupled with development of technological advancements in image recognition and real-time speech and voice recognition. The camera segment is expected to grow at a significant CAGR during the forecast period.


By power consumption, the edge AI hardware market has been segmented into less than 1 W, 1–3 W, 3–5 W, 5–10 W, and more than 10 W. By process, the edge AI hardware market has been divided into training and inference.


By vertical, the market has been segmented into consumer electronics, smart home, automotive & transportation, government, healthcare, aerospace & defense, construction, and others. The consumer electronics sector dominated the edge AI hardware market in 2018 and is expected to contribute a significant revenue share to the market during the forecast period. The smart home segment will grow at a significant CAGR during the forecast period owing to edge AI hardware application in smart home applications such as smart lighting, smart thermostats, and smart locks.


Regional analysis


The global market for edge AI hardware is estimated to grow at a significant rate during the forecast period from 2018 to 2024. The geographic analysis of edge AI hardware market has been conducted for North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and the rest of the world (including the Middle East, Africa, and Latin America). Among the regions mentioned, North America is expected to dominate the edge AI hardware market. The rapid adoption of edge AI in the US and Canada is leading to the growth of market. AI is largely being applied on consumer electronics and smart home applications. Asia-Pacific is expected to grow at the highest CAGR during the forecast period. Countries such as China, South Korea, and Taiwan are some of the the largest manufacturers and exporters of semiconductor content which is creating immense opportunities for the growth of edge AI hardware market.


Global Edge AI hardware Market, Million Units


Edge AI hardware Market


Source: MRFR Analysis


The global edge AI hardware market registered a shipment of 532.4 million units in 2018 and is expected to reach 1,681.8 million units by the end of the forecast period at a CAGR of 21.72%.


Competitive Analysis


The edge AI hardware market is expected to witness high demand globally due to the rise in smart homes and technological advancements in speech and voice recognition. Major players have opted for partnerships and new product launches as their key organic growth strategies to strengthen their market position. In September 2018, Intel collaborated with Alibaba Cloud to launch a Joint Edge Computing Platform which will allow companies to develop customizable device-to-cloud IoT solutions for various edge computing applications, such as smart building, industrial manufacturing, and smart community.


Key players


The key players in the edge AI hardware market are identified across all the major regions based on their country of origin, presence across different regions, recent key developments, product diversification, and industry expertise. Some of them are – Intel Corporation (US), Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. (South Korea), Google Inc. (US), NVIDIA Corporation (US), Qualcomm (US), MediaTek Inc. (Taiwan), Xilinx Inc. (US), and Microsoft Corporation (US). These players contribute a major share in the growth of Edge AI hardware market.


Apart from the top key players, other players contribute to the market growth. These include Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd. (China), Imagination Technologies Limited (UK), and Cambricon Technologies (China).


Intended Audience



  • Semiconductor companies

  • Technology providers

  • System integrators

  • Edge computing platform providers

  • AI solution providers

  • AI platform providers

  • AI hardware providers

  • Cloud service providers

  • AI system providers

  • Universities and research organizations

  • Investors and venture capitalists



Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) :


The global edge AI hardware market is predicted to grow at a 21.72% CAGR between 2018- 2024.

The global edge AI hardware market is predicted to reach USD 1,681.8 million by 2024.

North America will lead the global edge AI hardware market.

Demand for robust analytics and low latency are the key factors driving the global edge AI hardware market growth.

Key contenders profiled in the global edge AI hardware market include Intel Corporation (US), Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. (South Korea), Google Inc. (US), NVIDIA Corporation (US), Qualcomm (US), MediaTek Inc. (Taiwan), Xilinx Inc. (US), and Microsoft Corporation (US).

TABLE OF CONTENTS

1 Executive Summary

2 Scope of the Report

2.1 Market Definition

2.2 Scope of the Study

2.3 Research Objectives

2.4 Markets Structure

3 Market Research Methodology

3.1 Research Process

3.2 Secondary Research

3.3 Primary Research

3.4 Forecast Model

4 Market Landscape

4.1 Porter’s Five Forces Analysis

4.1.1 Threat of New Entrants

4.1.2 Bargaining Power of Buyers

4.1.3 Threat of Substitutes

4.1.4 Intensity of Rivalry

4.1.5 Bargaining Power of Suppliers

4.2 Value Chain/Supply Chain of Edge AI Hardware

5 Market Landscape

5.1 Introduction

5.2 Growth Drivers

5.3 Impact Analysis

5.4 Market Challenges

6 Market Trends

6.1 Introduction

6.2 Growth Trends

6.3 Impact Analysis

7 Edge AI Hardware Market by Component

7.1 Introduction

7.2 CPU

7.2.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2019–2024

7.2.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Region, 2019–2024

7.3 GPU

7.3.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2019–2024

7.3.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Region, 2019–2024

7.4 ASIC

7.4.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2019–2024

7.4.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Region, 2019–2024

7.5 Others

7.5.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2019–2024

7.5.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Region, 2019–2024

8 Edge AI Hardware Market by Device

8.1 Introduction

8.2 Smartphone

8.2.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2019–2024

8.2.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Region, 2019–2024

8.3 Camera

8.3.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2019–2024

8.3.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Region, 2019–2024

8.4 Robot

8.4.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2019–2024

8.4.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Region, 2019–2024

8.5 Automobile

8.5.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2019–2024

8.5.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Region, 2019–2024

8.6 Smart Speaker

8.6.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2019–2024

8.6.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Region, 2019–2024

8.7 Wearables

8.7.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2019–2024

8.7.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Region, 2019–2024

8.8 Smart Mirror

8.8.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2019–2024

8.8.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Region, 2019–2024

9 Edge AI Hardware Market by Power Consumption

9.1 Introduction

9.2 Less than 1 W

9.2.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2019–2024

9.2.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Region, 2019–2024

9.3 1–3 W

9.3.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2019–2024

9.3.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Region, 2019–2024

9.4 3–5 W

9.4.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2019–2024

9.4.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Region, 2019–2024

9.5 5–10 W

9.5.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2019–2024

9.5.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Region, 2019–2024

9.6 More than 10 W

9.6.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2019–2024

9.6.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Region, 2019–2024

10 Edge AI Hardware Market by Process

10.1 Introduction

10.2 Training

10.2.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2019–2024

10.2.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Region, 2019–2024

10.3 Inference

10.3.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2019–2024

10.3.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Region, 2019–2024

11 Edge AI Hardware Market by Vertical

11.1 Introduction

11.2 Consumer Electronics

11.2.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2019–2024

11.2.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Region, 2019–2024

11.3 Smart Home

11.3.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2019–2024

11.3.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Region, 2019–2024

11.4 Automotive & Transportation

11.4.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2019–2024

11.4.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Region, 2019–2024

11.5 Government

11.5.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2019–2024

11.5.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Region, 2019–2024

11.6 Healthcare

11.6.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2019–2024

11.6.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Region, 2019–2024

11.7 Aerospace & Defense

11.7.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2019–2024

11.7.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Region, 2019–2024

11.8 Construction

11.8.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2019–2024

11.8.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Region, 2019–2024

11.9 Others

11.9.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2019–2024

11.9.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Region, 2019–2024

12 Edge AI Hardware Market by Region

12.1 Introduction

12.2 North America

12.2.1 Market Estimates & Forecast by Country, 2019–2024

12.2.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Component, 2019–2024

12.2.3 Market Estimates & Forecast by Device, 2019–2024

12.2.4 Market Estimates & Forecast by Power Consumption, 2019–2024

12.2.5 Market Estimates & Forecast by Process, 2019–2024

12.2.6 Market Estimates & Forecast by Vertical, 2019–2024

12.2.7 US

12.2.7.1 Market Estimates & Forecast by Component, 2019–2024

12.2.7.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Device, 2019–2024

12.2.7.3 Market Estimates & Forecast by Power Consumption, 2019–2024

12.2.7.4 Market Estimates & Forecast by Process, 2019–2024

12.2.7.5 Market Estimates & Forecast by Vertical, 2019–2024

12.2.8 Canada

12.2.8.1 Market Estimates & Forecast by Component, 2019–2024

12.2.8.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Device, 2019–2024

12.2.8.3 Market Estimates & Forecast by Power Consumption, 2019–2024

12.2.8.4 Market Estimates & Forecast by Process, 2019–2024

12.2.8.5 Market Estimates & Forecast by Vertical, 2019–2024

12.2.9 Mexico

12.2.9.1 Market Estimates & Forecast by Component, 2019–2024

12.2.9.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Device, 2019–2024

12.2.9.3 Market Estimates & Forecast by Power Consumption, 2019–2024

12.2.9.4 Market Estimates & Forecast by Process, 2019–2024

12.2.9.5 Market Estimates & Forecast by Vertical, 2019–2024

12.3 Europe

12.3.1 Market Estimates & Forecast by Country, 2019–2024

12.3.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Component, 2019–2024

12.3.3 Market Estimates & Forecast by Device, 2019–2024

12.3.4 Market Estimates & Forecast by Power Consumption, 2019–2024

12.3.5 Market Estimates & Forecast by Process, 2019–2024

12.3.6 Market Estimates & Forecast by Vertical, 2019–2024

12.3.7 Germany

12.3.7.1 Market Estimates & Forecast by Component, 2019–2024

12.3.7.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Device, 2019–2024

12.3.7.3 Market Estimates & Forecast by Power Consumption, 2019–2024

12.3.7.4 Market Estimates & Forecast by Process, 2019–2024

12.3.7.5 Market Estimates & Forecast by Vertical, 2019–2024

12.3.8 UK

12.3.8.1 Market Estimates & Forecast by Component, 2019–2024

12.3.8.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Device, 2019–2024

12.3.8.3 Market Estimates & Forecast by Power Consumption, 2019–2024

12.3.8.4 Market Estimates & Forecast by Process, 2019–2024

12.3.8.5 Market Estimates & Forecast by Vertical, 2019–2024

12.3.9 France

12.3.9.1 Market Estimates & Forecast by Component, 2019–2024

12.3.9.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Device, 2019–2024

12.3.9.3 Market Estimates & Forecast by Power Consumption, 2019–2024

12.3.9.4 Market Estimates & Forecast by Process, 2019–2024

12.3.9.5 Market Estimates & Forecast by Vertical, 2019–2024

12.3.10 Rest of Europe

12.3.10.1 Market Estimates & Forecast by Component, 2019–2024

12.3.10.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Device, 2019–2024

12.3.10.3 Market Estimates & Forecast by Power Consumption, 2019–2024

12.3.10.4 Market Estimates & Forecast by Process, 2019–2024

12.3.10.5 Market Estimates & Forecast by Vertical, 2019–2024
12.4 Asia-Pacific

12.4.1 Market Estimates & Forecast by Country, 2019–2024

12.4.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Component, 2019–2024

12.4.3 Market Estimates & Forecast by Device, 2019–2024

12.4.4 Market Estimates & Forecast by Power Consumption, 2019–2024

12.4.5 Market Estimates & Forecast by Process, 2019–2024

12.4.6 Market Estimates & Forecast by Vertical, 2019–2024

12.4.7 China

12.4.7.1 Market Estimates & Forecast by Component, 2019–2024

12.4.7.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Device, 2019–2024

12.4.7.3 Market Estimates & Forecast by Power Consumption, 2019–2024

12.4.7.4 Market Estimates & Forecast by Process, 2019–2024

12.4.7.5 Market Estimates & Forecast by Vertical, 2019–2024
12.4.8 India

12.4.8.1 Market Estimates & Forecast by Component, 2019–2024

12.4.8.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Device, 2019–2024

12.4.8.3 Market Estimates & Forecast by Power Consumption, 2019–2024

12.4.8.4 Market Estimates & Forecast by Process, 2019–2024

12.4.8.5 Market Estimates & Forecast by Vertical, 2019–2024
12.4.9 Japan

12.4.9.1 Market Estimates & Forecast by Component, 2019–2024

12.4.9.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Device, 2019–2024

12.4.9.3 Market Estimates & Forecast by Power Consumption, 2019–2024

12.4.9.4 Market Estimates & Forecast by Process, 2019–2024

12.4.9.5 Market Estimates & Forecast by Vertical, 2019–2024

12.4.10 Rest of Asia-Pacific

12.4.10.1 Market Estimates & Forecast by Component, 2019–2024

12.4.10.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Device, 2019–2024

12.4.10.3 Market Estimates & Forecast by Power Consumption, 2019–2024

12.4.10.4 Market Estimates & Forecast by Process, 2019–2024

12.4.10.5 Market Estimates & Forecast by Vertical, 2019–2024
12.5 Rest of the World

12.5.1 Market Estimates & Forecast by Country, 2019–2024

12.5.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Component, 2019–2024

12.5.3 Market Estimates & Forecast by Device, 2019–2024

12.5.4 Market Estimates & Forecast by Power Consumption, 2019–2024

12.5.5 Market Estimates & Forecast by Process, 2019–2024

12.5.6 Market Estimates & Forecast by Vertical, 2019–2024

12.5.7 Middle East & Africa

12.5.7.1 Market Estimates & Forecast by Component, 2019–2024

12.5.7.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Device, 2019–2024

12.5.7.3 Market Estimates & Forecast by Power Consumption, 2019–2024

12.5.7.4 Market Estimates & Forecast by Process, 2019–2024

12.5.7.5 Market Estimates & Forecast by Vertical, 2019–2024

12.5.8 South America

12.5.8.1 Market Estimates & Forecast by Component, 2019–2024

12.5.8.2 Market Estimates & Forecast by Device, 2019–2024

12.5.8.3 Market Estimates & Forecast by Power Consumption, 2019–2024

12.5.8.4 Market Estimates & Forecast by Process, 2019–2024

12.5.8.5 Market Estimates & Forecast by Vertical, 2019–2024

13 Competitive Landscape

14 Company Profiles

14.1 Intel Corporation

14.1.1 Company Overview

14.1.2 Product/Business Segment Overview

14.1.3 Financial Updates

14.1.4 Key Developments

14.1.5 SWOT Analysis

14.1.6 Key Strategy

14.2 Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd

14.2.1 Company Overview

14.2.2 Product/Business Segment Overview

14.2.3 Financial Updates

14.2.4 Key Developments

14.2.5 SWOT Analysis

14.2.6 Key Strategy

14.3 Google Inc.

14.3.1 Company Overview

14.3.2 Product/Business Segment Overview

14.3.3 Financial Updates

14.3.4 Key Developments

14.3.5 SWOT Analysis

14.3.6 Key Strategy

14.4 NVIDIA Corporation

14.4.1 Company Overview

14.4.2 Product/Business Segment Overview

14.4.3 Financial Updates

14.4.4 Key Developments

14.4.5 SWOT Analysis

14.4.6 Key Strategy

14.5 Qualcomm

14.5.1 Company Overview

14.5.2 Product/Business Segment Overview

14.5.3 Financial Updates

14.5.4 Key Developments

14.5.5 SWOT Analysis

14.5.6 Key Strategy

14.6 MediaTek Inc.

14.6.1 Company Overview

14.6.2 Product/Business Segment Overview

14.6.3 Financial Updates

14.6.4 Key Developments

14.6.5 SWOT Analysis

14.6.6 Key Strategy

14.7 Xilinx Inc.

14.7.1 Company Overview

14.7.2 Product/Business Segment Overview

14.7.3 Financial Updates

14.7.4 Key Developments

14.7.5 SWOT Analysis

14.7.6 Key Strategy

14.8 Microsoft Corporation

14.8.1 Company Overview

14.8.2 Product/Business Segment Overview

14.8.3 Financial Updates

14.8.4 Key Developments

14.8.5 SWOT Analysis

14.8.6 Key Strategy

14.9 Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd

14.9.1 Company Overview

14.9.2 Product/Business Segment Overview

14.9.3 Financial Updates

14.9.4 Key Developments

14.9.5 SWOT Analysis

14.9.6 Key Strategy

14.10 Imagination Technologies Limited

14.10.1 Company Overview

14.10.2 Product/Business Segment Overview

14.10.3 Financial Updates

14.10.4 Key Developments

14.10.5 SWOT Analysis

14.10.6 Key Strategy

15 Conclusion


LIST OF TABLES
Table 1 Global Edge AI Hardware Market, by Region, 2019–2024

Table 2 North America: Edge AI Hardware Market, by Country, 2019–2024

Table 3 Europe: Edge AI Hardware Market, by Country, 2019–2024

Table 4 Asia-Pacific: Edge AI Hardware Market, by Country, 2019–2024

Table 5 Middle East & Africa: Edge AI Hardware Market, by Country, 2019–2024

Table 6 South America: Edge AI Hardware Market, by Country, 2019–2024

Table 7 Global Edge AI Hardware Component Market, by Region, 2019–2024

Table 8 North America: Edge AI Hardware Component Market, by Country, 2019–2024

Table 9 Europe: Edge AI Hardware Component Market, by Country, 2019–2024

Table 10 Asia-Pacific: Edge AI Hardware Component Market, by Country, 2019–2024

Table 11 Middle East & Africa: Edge AI Hardware Component Market, by Country, 2019–2024

Table 12 South America: Edge AI Hardware Component Market, by Country, 2019–2024

Table 13 Global Edge AI Hardware Device Market, by Region, 2019–2024

Table 14 North America: Edge AI Hardware Device Market, by Country, 2019–2024

Table 15 Europe: Edge AI Hardware Device Market, by Country, 2019–2024

Table 16 Asia-Pacific: Edge AI Hardware Device Market, by Country, 2019–2024

Table 17 Middle East & Africa: Edge AI Hardware Device Market, by Country, 2019–2024

Table 18 South America: Edge AI Hardware Device Market, by Country, 2019–2024

Table 19 Global Edge AI Hardware Power Consumption Market, by Region, 2019–2024

Table 20 North America: Edge AI Hardware Power Consumption Market, by Country, 2019–2024

Table 21 Europe: Edge AI Hardware Power Consumption Market, by Country, 2019–2024

Table 22 Asia-Pacific: Edge AI Hardware Power Consumption Market, by Country, 2019–2024

Table 23 Middle East & Africa: Edge AI Hardware Power Consumption Market, by Country, 2019–2024

Table 24 South America: Edge AI Hardware Power Consumption Market, by Country, 2019–2024

Table 25 Global Edge AI Hardware Process Market, by Region, 2019–2024

Table 26 North America: Edge AI Hardware Process Market, by Country, 2019–2024

Table 27 Europe: Edge AI Hardware Process Market, by Country, 2019–2024

Table 28 Asia-Pacific: Edge AI Hardware Process Market, by Country, 2019–2024

Table 29 Middle East & Africa: Edge AI Hardware Process Market, by Country, 2019–2024

Table 30 South America: Edge AI Hardware Process Market, by Country, 2019–2024

Table 31 Global Edge AI Hardware Vertical Market, by Region, 2019–2024

Table 32 North America: Edge AI Hardware Vertical Market, by Country, 2019–2024

Table 33 Europe: Edge AI Hardware Vertical Market, by Country, 2019–2024

Table 34 Asia-Pacific: Edge AI Hardware Vertical Market, by Country, 2019–2024

Table 35 Middle East & Africa: Edge AI Hardware Vertical Market, by Country, 2019–2024

Table 36 South America: Edge AI Hardware Vertical Market, by Country, 2019–2024

LIST OF FIGURES
FIGURE 1 Global Edge AI Hardware Market Segmentation

FIGURE 2 Forecast Methodology

FIGURE 3 Porter’s Five Forces Analysis of the Global Edge AI Hardware Market

FIGURE 4 Value Chain of the Global Edge AI Hardware Market

FIGURE 5 Share of the Global Edge AI Hardware Market in 2018, by Country (in %)

FIGURE 6 Global Edge AI Hardware Market, 2019–2024

FIGURE 7 Global Edge AI Hardware Market Size, by Component, 2018

FIGURE 8 Global Edge AI Hardware Market Size, by Device, 2018

FIGURE 9 Global Edge AI Hardware Market Size, by Power Consumption, 2018

FIGURE 10 Global Edge AI Hardware Market Size, by Process, 2018

FIGURE 11 Global Edge AI Hardware Market Size, by Vertical, 2018