1 INTRODUCTION 15
1.1 OBJECTIVES OF THE STUDY 15
1.2 MARKET DEFINITION 15
1.3 STUDY SCOPE 16
1.3.1 MARKETS COVERED 16
1.4 YEARS CONSIDERED FOR THE STUDY 17
1.5 CURRENCY 17
1.6 LIMITATIONS 17
1.7 STAKEHOLDERS 18

2 RESEARCH METHODOLOGY 19
2.1 RESEARCH DATA 20
2.1.1 SECONDARY DATA 20
2.1.1.1 Key data from secondary sources 20
2.1.2 PRIMARY DATA 21
2.1.2.1 Key data from primary sources 21
2.1.2.2 Key industry insights 22
2.1.2.3 Breakdown of primaries 22
2.2 MARKET SIZE ESTIMATION 23
2.2.1 BOTTOM-UP APPROACH 24
2.2.2 TOP-DOWN APPROACH 25
2.3 MARKET BREAKDOWN AND DATA TRIANGULATION 26
2.4 RESEARCH ASSUMPTIONS 27

3 EXECUTIVE SUMMARY 28

4 PREMIUM INSIGHTS 33
4.1 ATTRACTIVE MARKET OPPORTUNITIES IN THE CHIINA IOT MARKET 33
4.2 CHINA IOT MARKET, BY COMPONENT 34
4.3 CHINA IOT MARKET, BY HARDWARE AND SOFTWARE 35
4.4 CHINA IOT MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION 35
4.5 CHINA 12TH FIVE–YEAR PLAN’S OFFERINGS FOR IOT INDUSTRY 36
4.6 CHINA 13TH FIVE–YEAR PLAN’S OFFERINGS FOR IOT INDUSTRY 37
4.7 MADE IN CHINA 2025 OFFERINGS FOR IOT INDUSTRY 38
4.8 SMART CITIES IN CHINA 39
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5 MARKET OVERVIEW 43
5.1 INTRODUCTION 44
5.2 MARKET EVOLUTION 44
5.3 MARKET SEGMENTATION 45
5.3.1 CHINA IOT MARKET, BY HARDWARE 45
5.3.2 CHINA IOT MARKET, BY SOFTWARE 46
5.3.3 CHINA IOT MARKET, BY PLATFORM 46
5.3.4 CHINA IOT MARKET, BY SERVICE 47
5.3.5 CHINA IOT MARKET, BY APPLICATION 47
5.4 MARKET DYNAMICS 48
5.4.1 DRIVERS 49
5.4.1.1 Growing demand for smartphones and other connecting devices 49
5.4.1.2 Growing use of internet in china 50
5.4.1.3 Rising trend of industrial automation 50
5.4.1.4 Mainstream adoption of cloud computing 51
5.4.2 RESTRAINTS 52
5.4.2.1 Complex network infrastructure of IoT 52
5.4.2.2 High power consumption by connected devices 52
5.4.3 OPPORTUNITIES 53
5.4.3.1 Adoption of IoT for cross-domain applications 53
5.4.3.2 Emergence of smart cities in China 53
5.4.3.3 Introduction of advanced integrated economical solutions of IoT 54
5.4.3.4 Government funding to promote IoT in China 55
5.4.4 CHALLENGES 55
5.4.4.1 Lack of common communication standards across platforms 55
5.4.4.2 Increasing concern regarding safety and privacy of data 56

6 INDUSTRY TRENDS 57
6.1 INTRODUCTION 57
6.2 VALUE CHAIN ANALYSIS 57
6.3 PORTER’S FIVE FORCES ANALYSIS 59
6.3.1 THREAT OF NEW ENTRANTS 61
6.3.2 THREAT OF SUBSTITUTES 62
6.3.3 BARGAINING POWER OF SUPPLIERS 63
6.3.4 BARGAINING POWER OF BUYERS 64
6.3.5 COMPETITIVE RIVALRY 65
6.4 CHINA IOT MARKET PESTEL ANALYSIS 66
6.4.1 INTRODUCTION 66
6.4.2 POLITICAL FACTORS 67
6.4.3 ECONOMIC FACTORS 68
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6.4.4 SOCIAL FACTORS 69
6.4.5 TECHNOLOGICAL FACTORS 70
6.4.6 ENVIRONMENTAL FACTORS 71
6.4.7 LEGAL FACTORS 71
6.4.8 CONCLUSION 72

7 CHINA IOT, TECHNOLOGY ANALYSIS 73
7.1 INTRODUCTION 73
7.2 CONSUMER APPLICATIONS 74
7.2.1 SMART HOMES 74
7.2.2 HOME AUTOMATION SYSTEMS 75
7.2.3 SMART THERMOSTATS 76
7.2.4 SMART LIGHTING 77
7.2.5 SMART APPLIANCES 78
7.2.6 SMOKE DETECTORS 79
7.2.7 OCCUPANCY SENSORS 80
7.2.8 WEARABLE ELECTRONICS 81
7.3 PUBLIC APPLICATIONS 82
7.3.1 BUILDING AUTOMATION & CONTROLS SYSTEMS 82
7.3.2 IOT-BASED PRECISION FARMING 83
7.3.3 SMART GREENHOUSES 84
7.3.4 INTELLIGENT TRANSPORTATION SYSTEMS 85
7.4 INDUSTRIAL APPLICATIONS 86
7.4.1 INDUSTRIAL IOT MARKET 86
7.4.2 INDUSTRIAL CONTROL & FACTORY AUTOMATION 87
7.4.3 SMART FACTORIES 88
7.4.4 RETAIL AUTOMATION 89

8 CHINA IOT MARKET, BY HARDWARE 90
8.1 INTRODUCTION 91
8.2 PROCESSOR 93
8.2.1 MICROCONTROLLER (MCU) 94
8.2.2 APPLICATION PROCESSOR 94
8.2.3 DIGITAL SIGNAL PROCESSOR (DSP) 94
8.3 MEMORY DEVICE 94
8.4 LOGIC DEVICE 95
8.5 SENSOR 95
8.5.1 HEART RATE SENSOR 95
8.5.2 PRESSURE SENSOR 96
8.5.3 TEMPERATURE SENSOR 96
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8.5.4 BLOOD GLUCOSE SENSOR 96
8.5.5 BLOOD OXYGEN SENSOR 96
8.5.6 ELECTROCARDIOGRAM (ECG) SENSOR 97
8.5.7 HUMIDITY SENSOR 97
8.5.8 IMAGE SENSOR 97
8.5.9 GAS SENSOR 97
8.5.10 AMBIENT LIGHT SENSOR 97
8.5.11 FLOW SENSOR 98
8.5.12 LEVEL SENSOR 98
8.5.13 CHEMICAL SENSOR 98
8.5.14 MOTION AND POSITION SENSOR 98
8.5.15 SOIL HUMIDITY SENSOR 98
8.5.16 SOIL TEMPERATURE SENSOR 98
8.6 CONNECTIVITY IC 99
8.6.1 ANT+ 99
8.6.2 BLUETOOTH 99
8.6.3 BLUETOOTH SMART/BLUETOOTH LOW ENERGY (BLE) 99
8.6.4 ZIGBEE 100
8.6.5 WIRELESS FIDELITY (WI-FI) 100
8.6.6 ETHERNET 100
8.6.7 NEAR FIELD COMMUNICATION (NFC) 100
8.6.8 ENOCEAN 101
8.6.9 CELLULAR NETWORK 101
8.6.10 WIRELESS HIGHWAY ADDRESSABLE REMOTE TRANSDUCER PROTOCOL (WHART) 101
8.6.11 GLOBAL NAVIGATION SATELLITE SYSTEM (GNSS) MODULE 101
8.6.12 THREAD 102
8.6.13 Z-WAVE 102
8.6.14 ISA 100 102

9 CHINA IOT MARKET, BY SOFTWARE 103
9.1 INTRODUCTION 104
9.2 REAL-TIME STREAMING ANALYTICS 107
9.3 APPLICATION AND NETWORK SECURITY 107
9.4 DATA MANAGEMENT 107
9.5 REMOTE MONITORING SYSTEM 108
9.6 NETWORK BANDWIDTH MANAGEMENT 108
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10 CHINA IOT MARKET, BY PLATFORM 109
10.1 INTRODUCTION 110
10.2 DEVICE MANAGEMENT PLATFORM 112
10.3 APPLICATION MANAGEMENT PLATFORM 112
10.4 NETWORK MANAGEMENT PLATFORM 112

11 CHINA IOT MARKET, BY SERVICES 113
11.1 INTRODUCTION 114
11.2 PROFESSIONAL SERVICES 116
11.3 MANAGED SERVICES 116

12 CHINA IOT MARKET, BY APPLICATION 117
12.1 INTRODUCTION 118
12.2 CONSUMER ELECTRONICS 119
12.2.1 PRODUCTS COVERED UNDER CONSUMER ELECTRONICS APPLICATION 120
12.2.1.1 Activity monitors 120
12.2.1.2 Smart watches 120
12.2.1.3 Smart glasses 120
12.2.1.4 Wearable cameras 120
12.2.1.5 Smart TVs 121
12.2.1.6 Refrigerators 121
12.2.1.7 Washing machines 121
12.2.1.8 Other products 121
12.3 BUILDING AUTOMATION 123
12.3.1 PRODUCTS COVERED UNDER BUILDING AUTOMATION APPLICATION 123
12.3.1.1 Occupancy sensors 123
12.3.1.2 Daylight sensors 123
12.3.1.3 Smart thermostats 123
12.3.1.4 IP cameras 123
12.3.1.5 Smart meters 124
12.3.1.6 Smart locks 124
12.3.1.7 Smoke detectors 124
12.3.1.8 Lighting control actuators 124
12.4 INDUSTRIAL 126
12.4.1 PRODUCTS COVERED UNDER INDUSTRIAL APPLICATION 126
12.4.1.1 Industrial motes 126
12.5 AUTOMOTIVE & TRANSPORTATION 127
12.6 HEALTHCARE 129
12.6.1 PRODUCTS COVERED UNDER HEALTHCARE APPLICATION 130
12.6.1.1 Fitness & heart rate monitors 130
12.6.1.2 Blood pressure monitors 130
12.6.1.3 Blood glucose meters 130
12.6.1.4 Continuous glucose monitors 130
12.6.1.5 Pulse oximeters 130
12.6.1.6 Automated external defibrillators 131
12.6.1.7 Programmable syringe pumps 131
12.6.1.8 Wearable injectors 131
12.6.1.9 Multiparameter monitors 131
12.7 RETAIL 133
12.7.1 PRODUCTS COVERED UNDER RETAIL APPLICATION 133
12.7.1.1 Smart beacons 133
12.8 OIL & GAS 134
12.8.1 PRODUCTS COVERED UNDER OIL & GAS APPLICATION 135
12.8.1.1 Wireless sensors 135
12.9 AGRICULTURE 136
12.9.1 PRODUCTS COVERED UNDER AGRICULTURE APPLICATION 136
12.9.1.1 Wireless sensors 136
12.10 OTHER APPLICATIONS 137
13 COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE 139
13.1 OVERVIEW 139
13.2 MARKET RANKING ANALYSIS 140
13.3 COMPETITIVE SCENARIO 142
13.3.1 NEW PRODUCT LAUNCHES 143
13.3.2 ACQUISITIONS AND EXPANSIONS 144
13.3.3 PARTNERSHIPS 145
13.3.4 AGREEMENTS, COLLABORATIONS, JOINT VENTURES, AND STRATEGIC ALLIANCES 146
14 COMPANY PROFILES 147
(Overview, Products and Services, Financials, Strategy & Development)*
14.1 INTRODUCTION 147
14.2 HARDWARE PROVIDERS 148
14.2.1 HUAWEI INVESTMENT & HOLDING CO., LTD. 148
14.2.2 MEDIATEK INC. 151
14.2.3 QUALCOMM INC. 154
14.2.4 XIAOMI INC. 158
14.3 SOFTWARE PROVIDERS 160
14.3.1 IBM CORP. 160
14.3.2 MICROSOFT CORP. 163
14.3.3 ALIBABA GROUP HOLDING LTD. 165
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14.4 NETWORK PROVIDERS 167
14.4.1 CHINA MOBILE LTD. 167
14.4.2 CHINA UNICOM (HONG KONG) LTD. 169
14.4.3 CHINA TELECOM CORP. LTD. 171
*Details on Overview, Products and Services, Financials, Strategy & Development might not be Captured in case of Unlisted Companies.
15 APPENDIX 172
15.1 INSIGHTS OF INDUSTRY EXPERTS 172
15.2 DISCUSSION GUIDE 173
15.3 KNOWLEDGE STORE: MARKETSANDMARKETS’ SUBSCRIPTION PORTAL 177
15.4 INTRODUCING RT: REAL-TIME MARKET INTELLIGENCE 179
15.5 AVAILABLE CUSTOMIZATIONS 181
15.6 RELATED REPORTS 181