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Sound masking systems market: Overview

Sound masking systems are used to add a low level, humble background sound to reduce the effect of human speech and the distractions caused by external factors. Sound masking devices can be attached to the windows, doors, ceiling, duct pipes and other places to reduce the effect of noise and create a peaceful environment for the people. Sound masking devices create a pleasant sound which counterbalances the noise created by the external environment and creates a peaceful environment for the people. For designing of a sound masking system designers take care of a variety of factors to produce a good background sound which provides privacy to the people. The elements which are added, absorb or block the sound and gives an acoustic environment to work in. If sound masking systems are deployed properly then they can be barely noticeable and there sound would be similar to the sound of a gentle airflow. Before sound masking devices were invented, absorbing materials like carpet, ceiling fans, blocking structures like cubicles and walls were made to absorb the sound but they were quiet costly. Sound masking systems can be referred to as an economic option for the people as it creates a background sound which is soothing and it also protects private conversations.   

Sound masking systems market: Drivers & Restraints

The main advantage of using sound masking systems is that they protect private conversations which are beneficial for companies as it maintains their secrecy. Sound masking systems also has a benefit of reducing the chatters and unwanted sound resulting in creating an acoustic environment to work efficiently. Sound masking systems should be used in conjunction with acoustic tiles and barrier components to maximize overall efficiency. The biggest disadvantage of sound masking systems is their installation cost and tedious settings. It also requires skilled workers which can install these systems properly. The technology used in sound masking systems is a direct field technology that creates a sound which easily blends into the background noise and creates a quieter, less intrusive workspace environment.

Sound masking systems market: Market Segmentation 

The global Sound masking systems market is segmented by type of masking used, technology type, end use applications, machine type and a number of axes.

On the basis of the type of masking used, sound masking systems market is divided into:-

  • Frequency masking
  • Temporal masking
    • Post masking
    • Pre masking

On the basis of the quiet technology used, sound masking systems market is divided into:-

  • QT 100
  • QT 200
  • QT 600

On the basis of their machine type, sound masking systems market is divided into:-

  • Automatic
  • Regular

On the basis of the end use applications, sound masking systems market is divided into:-

  • hospitals
  • hotels
  • open offices
  • private offices
  • home
  • banks
  • pharmacies
  • waiting rooms
  • reception areas
  • public hallways
  • others

Sound masking systems market:  Region wise Outlook

The sound masking system market is divided into seven regions, namely North America, Latin America, APEJ, Western Europe, Eastern Europe, and Middle East and Africa (MEA). Due to the growing urbanization sound masking systems has a decent market share globally. Asia pacific is the leading region in terms of production and consumption of sound masking systems because of India, china and japan followed by North America and Europe. All these regions are working on the new technologies which they can incorporate in these devices. Latin America and MEA also holds a decent market share.

Sound masking systems market: Key Players

Some of the key players identified in sound masking systems market are:-

  • Cambridge sound management of QT
  • GSA sound masking
  • Soundmask
  • Lencore
  • Communication service corporation
  • Logison
  • Pro acoustics
  • Strategic connections sound masking systems
  • Speech privacy systems
  • Soft DB
  • Vibra sonic
  • Hermanmiller
  • Pro circuit incorporated

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