Global Smart Locks Market: Snapshot

Smart locks - the lock technology consisting of locks that can be operated with the help of unconventional means such as remote control and provide the user with alerts and tracking data about who entered or left the locked premise, are increasing emerging as promising alternatives to conventional locks. The market has expanded at a promising pace in the past few years, in tandem with the development of mobile computing devices and telecommunication networks. The rising focus and investments into smart city infrastructure have also increased massively aided overall development of the global smart locks market.

Moreover, the fact that smart locks provide increased security, as the virtual keys for smart locks cannot be easily duplicated as conventional keys, has also acted as a key factor driving the demand for smart locks in the last few years. In the years to come, the increased proliferation of smart, inexpensive, and technologically advanced mobile computing devices, mobile technologies, and IoT solutions across the globe will encourage an increased uptake of smart locks.

The report states that the global smart locks market will register a promising 18.3% CAGR from 2016 to 2024, rising to a valuation of US$1.01 bn by the end of 2024 from US$226.7 mn in 2015.

smart locks marketDeadbolts to Remain Ahead in Terms of Overall Demand

Smart locks have started finding increased usage and adoption in residential, commercial, government, and industrial establishments. While all these are considered to be lucrative end-use areas for the global smart locks market, the segment of commercial establishments is expected to remain the most lucrative in the next few years. The vast rise in crime rate across the globe in the past years has remained imperative for the increased adoption of smart locks in the commercial sector and is likely to remain the key factor pushing ahead the adoption of smart locks in commercial settings in the next few years as well.

Of the key varieties of products available in the global smart locks market, the segments of deadbolts and lever/knobs are currently witnessing the most demand. Of these again, the segment of deadbolts accounts for the dominant share in the overall market, thanks to factors such as the low cost of installation and high durability of these products.

Developed Economies to Continue to Spell Growth for Market

Geographically, the report presents an overview of the growth prospects of the market across regions such as North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, Middle East and Africa, and South America. The report states that the smart locks market is currently dominated by developed regions such as North America and Europe, with the latter trailing the former in 2015. The North America market accounted for a significant 33.6% of the overall market.

It is however estimated that the technology and infrastructure required for large-scale use of smart locks will eventually become more accessible and economical for developing economies such as China, South Korea, Japan, and India, driving the Asia Pacific market for smart locks. As a result, the demand and uptake of smart locks in these regions will also rise at a promising pace over the report’s forecast period.

Some of the leading companies operating in the global smart locks market are Panasonic Corp., Honeywell International Inc., Schlage, Apigy Inc., Vivint Inc., Assa Abloy Group, Samsung SDS Co. Ltd., Havenlock Inc., Home Inc., and Kwikset.

Global Smart Locks Market: Overview

This report on the global Smart Locks market provides analysis for the period 2014–2024, wherein 2015 is the base year and the period from 2016 to 2024 is the forecast period. Data for 2014 has been included as historical information. The report covers market dynamics including drivers, restraints opportunities, and trends expected to influence the global Smart Locks market growth during the said period. Technologies that are playing a major role in the driving the global Smart Locks market have also been covered in the study.

The study provides a comprehensive analysis on market growth throughout the above forecast period in terms of revenue estimates (in US$ Mn), across different geographies. The advancements in wireless communication technologies and a booming smart homes, smart home as a service, and home automation market can be considered as a major factor for the growth of smart locks market. Growing use of smart locks in residential and commercial segments and growing demand for smart locks from other industries including industrial and government are another factors driving the growth of the smart locks market, globally.

Global Smart Locks Market: Segmentation

The Smart Locks market has been segmented on the basis of product type, unlocking mechanism and application. Based on product type, the market has been further classified into deadbolt type and lever/Knob type. On the basis of unlocking mechanism, the market has been divided into keypad, touch screen, touch to open, app based and hybrid/integrated. By application, the market is further classified into government, commercial, industrial and residential.

Geographically, the report classifies the global Smart Locks market into North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, Middle East & Africa (MEA), and South America; the regions are analyzed in terms of revenue generation. Furthermore, region wise prominent countries covered in the report include the following - the U.S, Canada, Germany, France, the U.K., China, India, Japan, Australia, UAE, Saudi Arabia, Brazil and Argentina.

The report includes key developments in the Smart Locks market form 2013 onwards. Porter Five Force analysis is also included in the report. Ecosystem analysis which identifies key stake holders in the Smart Locks market is also covered in the report. It covers segment wise comparison matrix, market attractiveness analysis and market share analysis for all regions covered in the scope of study. Comparison matrix includes segment growth matrix, 2016 - 2024 (%), segment revenue contribution, 2016 - 2024 (%), and segment compounded growth matrix (CAGR %). Market attractiveness identifies and compares segments market attractiveness on the basis of CAGR and market share index.

Global Smart Locks Market: Competitive Analysis

The study also includes competition landscape with competition matrix, market share analysis of major players in the global Smart Locks market based on their 2015 revenues, profiling of major players. Competition matrix benchmarks leading players on the basis of their capabilities and potential to grow. Factors including market position, offerings and R&D focus are attributed to company’s capabilities. Factors including top line growth, market share, segment growth, infrastructure facilities and future outlook are attributed to company’s potential to grow. This section also identifies and includes various recent developments carried out by the leading players.

Company profiling includes company overview, major business strategies adopted, SWOT analysis and market revenues for year 2014 to 2016. The key players profiled in the global smart locks market include Honeywell International Inc., August Home, Inc., Vivint, Inc., Panasonic Corporation, Samsung SDS, Havenlock Inc., Kwikset, Assa Abloy Group, Schlage, and Apigy Inc (Lockitron).

The global smart locks market is segmented as below:

By Product Type

  • Deadbolt
  • Lever/Knob

By Unlocking Mechanism

  • Keypad
  • Touch Screen
  • Touch to Open
  • App Based
  • Hybrid/Integrated

By Application

  • Government
  • Commercial
  • Industrial
  • Residential

By Geography

  • North America
    • The U.S.
    • Canada
    • Rest of North America
  • Europe
    • The U.K
    • France
    • Germany
    • Rest of Europe
  • Asia Pacific (APAC)
    • India
    • Japan
    • China
    • Australia
    • Rest of APAC
  • Middle East and Africa (MEA)
    • UAE
    • Saudi Arabia
    • South Africa
    • Rest of MEA
  • South America
    • Brazil
    • Argentina
    • Rest of South America