Beats Electronics, Bose, Sennheiser, Sony, and Skullcandy Expect to Lead Global Earphones and Headphones Market by 2023

26 March 2018

The proliferation of technological advancements such as active noise cancellation, wireless connectivity, compatibility with smartphones and tablets, and booming VR and gaming industries are defining the global earphones and headphones market. The modification of products into multifunctional gadgets and integration of health sensors will revolutionize the global earphones and headphones market. VR, gaming, and sports and fitness industries are the highest revenues generators for innovative products in the global market. The need for improved and advanced portfolio will create lucrative opportunities for vendors in the global market. Product innovations such as wireless headphones, noise cancelling headphones, Bluetooth earbuds, and innovative earbuds are gaining immense traction in the global earphones and headphones market.

Read: Earphones and Headphones Market Global Outlook and Forecast 2018-2023

Top vendors that dominate the global earphones and headphones market are:

1. Beats Electronics LLC (Beats by Dr. Dre)

Beat Electronics LLC is renowned for its sound quality across the world and focuses on implementing new advanced technology such as noise cancellation, etc. Beats by Dr. Dre, along with the sound quality, is also much lauded for its design and sleek appearance among the affluent customers, thereby gaining popularity in the premium product category. The company operates under the brand name of Apple, it gets to enjoy the latter’s extensive distribution network, giving consumers in other countries easy access to Beats products and gaining larger market share in the global earphones and headphones market.

Key News: Beats strategic partnership with brands such as Chrysler, Fendi, MCM, Fiat, etc. demonstrate product diversity and gives it an edge over its competitors in the global earphones and headphones market.

2. Bose Corp. (Bose)

Bose Corp is popular in the global earphones and headphones market for its home audio systems and speakers, noise-canceling ear, professional audio systems, and automobile sound systems. The company has also conducted research into suspension technologies for cars and heavy-duty trucks and into the subject of cold fusion. Bose Corp offers its products to industries such as automotive systems, professional sound, homebuilding and remodeling, military, heavy-duty trucking, and test instruments systems. Some of products offered by the company are critically acclaimed for their sound quality as the company invests heavily in R&D activities. Its nonpareil technologies range from noise cancellation to heart-rate sensors.

Key News: Bose’s recent association with the US Ski and Snowboard Association (USSA), the National Football League (NFL) and the MERCEDES AMG PETRONAS Formula One Team adds to its already established brand equity in the global earphones and headphones market.

Read: Emerging Trends Driving Growth in the Earphones and Headphones Market

3. Sennheiser Electronic GmbH & Co. KG (Sennheiser)

Sennheiser Electronics specializes in the designing and production of a wide range of both consumer products, including microphones, telephony accessories, and avionics headsets for consumers, professionals, and business applications. The company develops 3D audio, speech processing, and sound control sensors; it cooperates closely with partners in the Silicon Valley to gain a larger global earphones and headphones market share. The company developed some of the most elite products with sophisticated technologies such as wireless earbuds, smartphone headsets, noise-canceling headphones, Bluetooth earbuds and headsets, etc.

Key News: Sennheiser has strategically partnered with other technology-driven companies and vendors such as SMART Technologies, Starleaf, Audinate, AV User Group, etc. to develop brand equity in the global earphones and headphones market.

4. Sony Corp. (Sony)

Sony has diversified business includes consumer and professional electronics, gaming, entertainment, and financial services. The company is one of the leading manufacturers of electronic products for the consumer and professional market. The company has an elaborate product portfolio ranging from as low as $10 to as high as $1,000 in the global earphones and headphones market. Therefore, it has a large addressable market with varied budgets. Sony also has a vast sales and distribution network, spread across the world including Japan, China, Korea, Taiwan, India, the UAE, the UK, the US, Canada, Brazil, Mexico, Russia, etc.

Key News: Recently, Sony to collaborate with Blue Note to open Sony Hall, a new music venue in Manhattan, sponsor the annual Blue Note Jazz Festival each June in New York City, thereby, driving the demand in the global earphones and headphones market.

5. Skullcandy Inc.

Skullcandy markets earphones, hands-free devices, audio backpacks, MP3 players, and other products. It sells its products under the brand names, Skullcandy and ASTRO Gaming. The company and its brand authenticity are driven by the Skullcandy and Astro Gaming family of athletes, artists, gamers, and trendsetters as well as its ability to provide innovative and trend right products in the global earphones and headphones market. Furthermore, the company is engaged in activities and marketing initiatives that are organic to its core consumer strengthens its brand authenticity and creates awareness for new consumers in the global earphones and headphones market.

Key News: Skullcandy is forming strategic brand relationships with Nike, Adidas, Redbull, Scuf Gaming, Kontrol Freek, Toyota, Toshiba, Microsoft, and Electronic Arts to tap market opportunities.

Read: Compatibility with Several Mobile Devices to Drive Global Headphones Market

Other prominent players in the global earphones and headphones market are AIAIAI, AKG Acoustics, Apple, Audio-Technica Corp., Beyerdynamic, Creative Technology., Denon, Grado Labs, The House of Marley, Jays AB, JBL, JVCKenwood, Logitech International, Molami, Monster Cable Products, Panasonic, Parrot, Pioneer, Shure Incorporated, SMS Audio, Sol Republic, Urbanears, and Westone Laboratories.View Ariztons Full Report On Global Earphones and Headphones MarketYou may reach us at

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