Smart Augmented Reality (AR) Glasses Market Estimates & Forecasts 2015-2024 - Global Strategic Business Report 2018 -

DUBLIN--()--The "Smart Augmented Reality (AR) Glasses - Global Strategic Business Report" report has been added to's offering.

The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and Rest of World. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2015 through 2024. Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research. This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Smart Augmented Reality (AR) Glasses in Units.

The report profiles 54 companies including many key and niche players such as:

  • Atheer, Inc. (USA)
  • Avegant Corp. (USA)
  • Epson America, Inc. (USA)
  • Everysight LTD (Israel)
  • GlassUp (Italy)
  • Google Inc. (USA)
  • Laster Technologies (France)
  • Lumus Ltd. (Israel)
  • Magic Leap, Inc. (USA)
  • Meta Company (USA)
  • Microsoft Corporation (USA)
  • NVIS, Inc. (USA)
  • Optinvent SA (France)
  • Osterhout Design Group (USA)
  • Penny AB (Sweden)
  • Recon Instruments Inc. (Canada)
  • Samsung (South Korea)
  • Sony Corporation (Japan)
  • Sulon Technologies, Inc. (Canada)
  • Tobii AB (Sweden)
  • TRIVISIO (Germany)
  • Upskill (USA)
  • Vrvana, Inc. (Canada)
  • Vuzix Corporation (USA)

Key Topics Covered:


With Wearable Computing Gaining Mainstream Attention, the Time is Ripe for Mobility in the Realm of Augmented Reality

Market Review

By Combining Augmented Reality with Mobility, Smart AR Glasses Wield a Clear Advantage Over Competitive Substitutes

Smart AR Glasses Roadmap

Competition in the Market Remains Volatile & Transformative

Does Google Have What it Takes to Bring Down Microsoft, the Present Leader in Wearable Holographic Computing?

Where Does Google Fit in the Current Scenario?

ODG & Meta Company Gang Up With Google to Battle Against Microsoft

It is a Long Wait Before Google Glass 2.0 & HoloLens are Opened to the Consumer Market & Here's Why

A Review of Major Market Trends and Drivers

Growing Investments in Smart Workforce Mobility & Productivity to Benefit Adoption of AR in the Enterprise/ Industrial Sector

Increasing Investments in BYOD Brings Greater Market Opportunity for Smartphone Tethered Smartglasses in the Enterprise Sector as Against PC Tethered Variants

With Apple Not Yet in the Market, Android Rules the OS Space for Smart AR Glasses

The App Ecosystem, the Most Vital Ingredient in Making Augmented Reality Enterprise Ready

Rapid Sales of Smartphones to Benefit Smartphone- Dependent AR Glasses in the Immediate to Medium Term Period

The 3rd Wave of MAR Standalone SARGs to Replace Smartphones in the Long-Run

A Peek Into Emerging New Application Possibilities in the Enterprise & Industrial Sectors

AR, the Next Revolution in Retail & Shopping

SARGs Enable Hands-Free Order Picking in Warehouses & Logistics

Hands-Free Inspection, Maintenance & Repair of Production Floor Machinery

AR Compliments CRM to Transform Sales and Service Processes in Enterprises

Growing Use of Smart AR Glasses for 3D/CAD Modelling in Design Firms

Revolutionary Impact of AR in Healthcare & Medicine

Key Challenges to Growth

Privacy & Societal Issues

Cost Continues to Remain High

Computer Vision Syndrome

Narrow Field of View

Latency Issues

Lack of Awareness & Penetration in Addressable Markets

Market Outlook



Vuzix's Partner Upskill Introduces Next Gen Skylight Platform

ODG Introduces R-7HL Smart Glass

Espacetime Releases Novel Range of AR Smart Glasses

Lumus Unveils AR Glasses Display with a 55-Degree FOV

Vuzix Showcases New Blade 3000 Smart Glasses

ODG Introduces R-8 and R-9 Smartglasses

Lenovo Launches Glass C200

Kopin Introduces PupilTM Smallest Smart Glass Display

Vuzix Releases M300 Smart Glasses

Epson Launches Moverio BT-300 Smart AR Glasses

Penny Introduces C Wear 30 AR Compute Stick Glasses


Vuzix and MPC Energy Ink Strategic Partnership

Vuzix Collaborates with BlackBerry

Vuzix Partners with Ubimax

Atheer Completes Acquisition of SpaceView

CastAR Discontinues its Business

Apple Acquires SensoMotoric Instruments

Upskill Takes Over Pristine

Crunchfish Collaborates with LLVision

Vuzix Inks Development Agreement with Toshiba

Apple and Carl Zeiss Partner for Developing AR Smart Glasses

MIGU and ODG Partner for Launch of ODG Smartglasses in China

Microsoft Launches Microsoft HoloLens in Japan

Atheer Inks Partnership Deal with Wikitude

Microsoft Expands HoloLens Presence

Zerintia Signs an Agreement with Vuzix

Epson Inks Partnership Deal with DJI

Recon Collaborates with APX for Delivering Smart-Eyewear Solution

21st Century Fox Acquires Minority Stake in ODG



Total Companies Profiled: 54 (including Divisions

Subsidiaries 56)

  • The United States ((23)
  • Canada 4)
  • Japan (3)
  • Europe (17)
    • France (3)
    • Germany (3)
    • Italy (3)
    • Spain (1)
    • Rest of Europe (7)
  • Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan) (6)
  • Middle East (3)

For more information about this report visit

Laura Wood, Senior Manager
For E.S.T Office Hours Call 1-917-300-0470
For U.S./CAN Toll Free Call 1-800-526-8630
For GMT Office Hours Call +353-1-416-8900
Related Topics: Virtual and Augmented Reality

Laura Wood, Senior Manager
For E.S.T Office Hours Call 1-917-300-0470
For U.S./CAN Toll Free Call 1-800-526-8630
For GMT Office Hours Call +353-1-416-8900
Related Topics: Virtual and Augmented Reality