A well-known and popular solution for audio streaming and wearable devices, Bluetooth® technology is now widely used as a device positioning technology to address the increasing demand for high-accuracy location services. By enabling one Bluetooth device to determine the presence, distance, and direction of another device, Bluetooth technology delivers flexibility unlike any other positioning radio, allowing building managers and owners to scale indoor positioning solutions to match the varying and changing needs of the building.

Recently released, the 2024 Bluetooth Market Update, developed in collaboration with ABI Research, outlines current trends as well as five-year forecasts for use cases supported by Bluetooth Location Services solutions. Below, are a few highlights from the annual report.

322 million bluetooth asset tracking devices are forecasted to ship in 2028

Demand for greater supply chain visibility is driving growth in Bluetooth® Asset Tracking. As vendor demand for real-time location tracking as well as end-to-end visibility of all products rise, industries such as pharmaceutical and food are looking to technologies like Bluetooth to support integrated solutions.

29 million bluetooth key fobs and accessories will ship in 2024

Bluetooth® technology is playing an important role in automotive access control. Increasing recognition and acceptance of digital keys are driving demand for more access and control capabilities in smartphones. Bluetooth based fobs not only lock and unlock doors but also bring more convenience to drivers.

115 million personal bluetooth item finding solutions are forecasted to ship in 2024

Annual shipments for personal item finding solutions continue to grow. Higher accuracy and increased demand for personal item finding and device tracking solutions are driving wider use of Bluetooth® item finding innovations, resulting in a 4x growth in annual shipments by 2028.

Learn more about Bluetooth Location Services market forecasts and trends in the Bluetooth Market Update.

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2024 Bluetooth® Market Update

The 2024 Bluetooth® Market Update provides updated forecasts and trends in key Bluetooth solution areas and highlights Bluetooth use cases that will drive future growth.



世界的なリサーチ会社であるABI Researchと共同調査した「2024年Bluetooth市場動向」では、Bluetooth位置情報サービスソリューションの最新トレンドと、これらのソリューションが支えるユースケースの今後5年間の予測を取り上げています。本レポートから明らかになった主な点は以下の通りです。

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