1 INTRODUCTION 13
1.1 STUDY OBJECTIVES 13
1.2 MARKET DEFINITION 13
1.3 STUDY SCOPE 14
1.3.1 MARKETS COVERED 14
1.3.2 YEARS CONSIDERED FOR STUDY 15
1.4 CURRENCY 15
1.5 LIMITATIONS 15
1.6 MARKET STAKEHOLDERS 15

2 RESEARCH METHODOLOGY 17
2.1 RESEARCH DATA 17
2.1.1 SECONDARY DATA 18
2.1.1.1 Major secondary sources 18
2.1.1.2 Key data from secondary sources 18
2.1.2 PRIMARY DATA 19
2.1.2.1 Primary interviews with experts 19
2.1.2.2 Key data from primary sources 20
2.1.2.3 Key industry insights 20
2.1.2.4 Breakdown of primaries 21
2.1.3 SECONDARY AND PRIMARY RESEARCH 21
2.2 MARKET SIZE ESTIMATION 22
2.2.1 BOTTOM-UP APPROACH 22
2.2.2 TOP-DOWN APPROACH 23
2.3 MARKET BREAKDOWN AND DATA TRIANGULATION 25
2.4 RESEARCH ASSUMPTIONS 26

3 EXECUTIVE SUMMARY 27

4 PREMIUM INSIGHTS 32
4.1 ATTRACTIVE OPPORTUNITIES IN HUMANOID ROBOT MARKET 32
4.2 HUMANOID ROBOT MARKET IN APAC, BY APPLICATION AND REGION 33
4.3 HUMANOID ROBOT MARKET, BY MOTION TYPE 33
4.4 HUMANOID ROBOT MARKET, BY COMPONENT 34
4.5 COUNTRY-WISE ANALYSIS OF HUMANOID ROBOT MARKET 34
4.6 HUMANOID ROBOT MARKET, BY REGION 35
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5 MARKET OVERVIEW 36
5.1 INTRODUCTION 36
5.2 MARKET DYNAMICS 36
5.2.1 DRIVERS 37
5.2.1.1 Introduction of advanced features in humanoid robots 37
5.2.1.2 Increasing use of humanoids as educational robots 38
5.2.1.3 Growing demand from retail industry for personal assistance 38
5.2.2 RESTRAINTS 39
5.2.2.1 High initial cost and R&D expenses 39
5.2.3 OPPORTUNITIES 39
5.2.3.1 Rapid growth in aging population 39
5.2.3.2 Rise in demand from medical and logistics sectors 40
5.2.3.3 Rising trend of autonomous rescue operations 40
5.2.4 CHALLENGES 42
5.2.4.1 Lack of high-level interfacing, causing unpredictable performance 42
5.3 VALUE CHAIN ANALYSIS 43

6 HUMANOID ROBOT MARKET, BY COMPONENT 45
6.1 INTRODUCTION 46
6.2 HARDWARE 47
6.2.1 SENSORS 48
6.2.1.1 Gyroscope 49
6.2.1.2 Microphone 49
6.2.1.3 Accelerometer 49
6.2.1.4 Tilt sensor 49
6.2.1.5 Force/torque sensor 49
6.2.1.6 Position sensor 49
6.2.1.7 Vision/image sensor 49
6.2.1.8 Others 50
6.2.2 ACTUATOR 50
6.2.2.1 Electrical 50
6.2.2.2 Pneumatic 51
6.2.2.3 Hydraulic 51
6.2.2.4 Piezoelectric 51
6.2.2.5 Ultrasonic 51
6.2.3 POWER SOURCE 51
6.2.4 CONTROL SYSTEM/CONTROLLER 52
6.2.5 OTHERS 52
6.3 SOFTWARE 53
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7 HUMANOID ROBOT MARKET, BY MOTION TYPE 54
7.1 INTRODUCTION 55
7.2 BIPED 56
7.3 WHEEL DRIVE 59

8 HUMANOID ROBOT MARKET, BY APPLICATION 63
8.1 INTRODUCTION 64
8.2 EDUCATION AND ENTERTAINMENT 66
8.3 RESEARCH & SPACE EXPLORATION 68
8.4 PERSONAL ASSISTANCE AND CAREGIVING 69
8.5 SEARCH AND RESCUE 71
8.6 PUBLIC RELATIONS 72
8.7 OTHERS 74

9 HUMANOID ROBOT MARKET, GEOGRAPHIC ANALYSIS 76
9.1 INTRODUCTION 77
9.2 AMERICAS 78
9.2.1 US 81
9.2.2 CANADA 81
9.2.3 MEXICO 81
9.2.4 SOUTH AMERICA 81
9.3 EUROPE 82
9.3.1 GERMANY 84
9.3.2 FRANCE 84
9.3.3 UK 84
9.3.4 REST OF EUROPE 85
9.4 ASIA PACIFIC 85
9.4.1 JAPAN 88
9.4.2 CHINA 88
9.4.3 INDIA 88
9.4.4 SOUTH KOREA 89
9.4.5 REST OF APAC 89
9.5 REST OF THE WORLD 89
9.5.1 MIDDLE EAST 91
9.5.2 AFRICA 91

10 COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE 92
10.1 OVERVIEW 92
10.2 MARKET RANKING ANALYSIS 92
10.3 COMPETITIVE SCENARIO 93
10.3.1 PRODUCT LAUNCHES 94
10.3.2 EXPANSIONS, ACQUISITIONS, AGREEMENTS, AND COLLABORATIONS 95

11 COMPANY PROFILES 96
11.1 INTRODUCTION 96
(Business Overview, Strength of Product Portfolio, Business Strategy Excellence, Recent Developments and Key Relationships)*
11.2 SOFTBANK 97
11.3 ROBOTIS 100
11.4 KAWADA ROBOTICS 102
11.5 HANSON ROBOTICS 103
11.6 HONDA MOTOR 106
11.7 UBTECH ROBOTICS 109
11.8 PAL ROBOTICS 111
11.9 DST ROBOT CO. 113
11.10 TOYOTA MOTOR 115
11.11 HAJIME RESEARCH INSTITUTE 117
*Details on Business Overview, Strength of Product Portfolio, Business Strategy Excellence, Recent Developments and Key Relationships might not be captured in case of unlisted companies.
11.12 KEY INNOVATORS 119
11.12.1 ENGINEERED ARTS 119
11.12.2 NATIONAL AERONAUTICS AND SPACE ADMINISTRATION (NASA) 119
11.12.3 ROBO GARAGE CO. 120
11.12.4 ISTITUTO ITALIANO DI TECNOLOGIA 120
11.12.5 ROBOTICS LAB 120
11.13 OTHER KEY PLAYERS 121
11.13.1 SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS 121
11.13.2 HASBRO 121
11.13.3 EZ-ROBOT 122
11.13.4 MACCO ROBOTICS 122
11.13.5 HUBOLAB-KAIST 122
11.13.6 ADVANCED TELECOMMUNICATIONS RESEARCH INSTITUTE INTERNATIONAL (ATR) 123
11.13.7 WOWWEE GROUP 123
11.13.8 CYBEDRO?D 123
11.13.9 QIHAN TECHNOLOGY CO. 124
11.13.10 BEHAVIOR LABS 124

12 APPENDIX 125
12.1 DISCUSSION GUIDE 125
12.2 KNOWLEDGE STORE: MARKETSANDMARKETS’ SUBSCRIPTION PORTAL 128
12.3 INTRODUCING RT: REAL-TIME MARKET INTELLIGENCE 130
12.4 AVAILABLE CUSTOMIZATIONS 132
12.5 RELATED REPORTS 132
12.6 AUTHOR DETAILS 133