1 INTRODUCTION 14
1.1 OBJECTIVES OF THE STUDY 14
1.2 DEFINITION 14
1.3 STUDY SCOPE 15
1.3.1 MARKETS COVERED 15
1.3.2 GEOGRAPHIC SCOPE 15
1.3.3 YEARS CONSIDERED FOR THE STUDY 16
1.4 CURRENCY 16
1.5 LIMITATIONS 16
1.6 MARKET STAKEHOLDERS 16

2 RESEARCH METHODOLOGY 18
2.1 RESEARCH DATA 18
2.1.1 SECONDARY DATA 19
2.1.1.1 List of major secondary sources 19
2.1.1.2 Secondary sources 19
2.1.2 PRIMARY DATA 20
2.1.2.1 Primary interviews with experts 20
2.1.2.2 Key data from primary sources 21
2.1.2.3 Key industry insights 21
2.1.2.4 Breakdown of primaries 22
2.1.3 SECONDARY AND PRIMARY RESEARCH 22
2.2 MARKET SIZE ESTIMATION 23
2.2.1 BOTTOM-UP APPROACH 24
2.2.1.1 Approach for capturing the market share by bottom-up analysis (demand side) 24
2.2.2 TOP-DOWN APPROACH 25
2.2.2.1 Approach for capturing the market share by top-down analysis (supply side) 25
2.3 MARKET RANKING ESTIMATION 26
2.4 MARKET BREAKDOWN AND DATA TRIANGULATION 26
2.5 RESEARCH ASSUMPTIONS 27

3 EXECUTIVE SUMMARY 28

4 PREMIUM INSIGHTS 33
4.1 ATTRACTIVE OPPORTUNITIES IN THE SMART ROBOT MARKET 33
4.2 SMART ROBOT MARKET, BY SERVICE APPLICATION 33
4.3 SMART ROBOT MARKET IN APAC, BY INDUSTRIAL APPLICATION AND COUNTRY 34
4.4 SMART ROBOT MARKET, BY COMPONENT 35
4.5 COUNTRY-WISE ANALYSIS OF THE SMART ROBOT MARKET 36
4.6 SMART ROBOT MARKET, BY REGION 37

5 MARKET OVERVIEW 38
5.1 INTRODUCTION 38
5.2 MARKET DYNAMICS 38
5.2.1 DRIVERS 39
5.2.1.1 Growing adoption of autonomous robots for professional services 39
5.2.1.2 Emerging technological advancements in the field of robotics 41
5.2.1.3 Increasing investments toward industrial automation 42
5.2.1.4 Growing government aid for R&D of AI-enabled robots 43
5.2.2 RESTRAINTS 44
5.2.2.1 High initial R&D expenditure 44
5.2.3 OPPORTUNITIES 44
5.2.3.1 Rise in demand for personal services 44
5.2.3.2 Adoption of IoT on wide level 45
5.2.3.3 Huge potential in developing countries 46
5.2.4 CHALLENGES 46
5.2.4.1 Safety concerns due to complex high-level interfacing 46
5.3 VALUE CHAIN ANALYSIS 48

6 SMART ROBOT MARKET, BY COMPONENT 50
6.1 INTRODUCTION 51
6.2 HARDWARE 52
6.2.1 SENSOR 53
6.2.1.1 Gyroscope 53
6.2.1.2 Microphone 53
6.2.1.3 Accelerometer 53
6.2.1.4 Tilt sensor 53
6.2.1.5 Force/torque sensor 53
6.2.1.6 Position sensor 54
6.2.1.7 Vision/image sensor 54
6.2.1.8 Others 54
6.2.2 ACTUATOR 54
6.2.2.1 Electrical 54
6.2.2.2 Pneumatic 55
6.2.2.3 Hydraulic 55
6.2.2.4 Piezoelectric 55
6.2.2.5 Ultrasonic 55
6.2.3 POWER SOURCE 55
6.2.4 CONTROL SYSTEM/CONTROLLER 55
6.2.5 OTHERS 55
6.3 SOFTWARE 56

7 SMART ROBOT MARKET, BY INDUSTRIAL APPLICATION 57
7.1 INTRODUCTION 58
7.2 AUTOMOTIVE 60
7.3 ELECTRONICS 61
7.4 FOOD & BEVERAGES 62
7.5 OTHERS 63

8 SMART ROBOT MARKET, BY SERVICE APPLICATION 64
8.1 INTRODUCTION 65
8.2 PERSONAL 67
8.2.1 DOMESTIC 68
8.2.2 ENTERTAINMENT 71
8.2.3 OTHERS 74
8.3 PROFESSIONAL 77
8.3.1 DEFENSE AND SECURITY 79
8.3.2 FIELD 82
8.3.3 MEDICAL 85
8.3.4 UNDERWATER 87
8.3.5 LOGISTICS 88
8.3.6 TELEPRESENCE 90
8.3.7 INSPECTION AND MAINTENANCE 94
8.3.8 OTHERS 97

9 SMART ROBOT MARKET, BY REGION 98
9.1 INTRODUCTION 99
9.2 AMERICAS 100
9.2.1 US 102
9.2.2 CANADA 102
9.2.3 MEXICO 102
9.2.4 SOUTH AMERICA 103
9.3 EUROPE 103
9.3.1 UK 105
9.3.2 GERMANY 105
9.3.3 FRANCE 105
9.3.4 REST OF EUROPE 106
9.4 APAC 106
9.4.1 JAPAN 108
9.4.2 CHINA 108
9.4.3 INDIA 108
9.4.4 SOUTH KOREA 109
9.4.5 REST OF APAC 109
9.5 ROW 110
9.5.1 MIDDLE EAST 111
9.5.2 AFRICA 111

10 COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE 112
10.1 OVERVIEW 112
10.2 MARKET RANKING ANALYSIS 113
10.3 COMPETITIVE SCENARIO 114
10.3.1 PRODUCT LAUNCHES 114
10.3.2 AGREEMENTS, COLLABORATIONS, AND EXPANSIONS 115
10.3.3 ACQUISITIONS AND PARTNERSHIPS 116

11 COMPANY PROFILES 117
(Business Overview, Products Offered, Recent Developments, SWOT Analysis, and MnM View)*
11.1 INTRODUCTION 117
11.2 KEY PLAYERS 118
11.2.1 SOFTBANK 118
11.2.2 IROBOT 122
11.2.3 KUKA 125
11.2.4 ABB 128
11.2.5 HANSON ROBOTICS 131
11.2.6 AMAZON.COM 133
11.2.7 HONDA MOTOR 135
11.2.8 FANUC 137
11.2.9 YASKAWA ELECTRIC 140
11.2.10 OMRON ADEPT TECHNOLOGIES 143
11.3 OTHER KEY PLAYERS 145
11.3.1 ECA 145
11.3.2 SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS 145
11.3.3 INTUITIVE SURGICAL 145
11.3.4 DELAVAL 146
11.3.5 AETHON 146
11.4 KEY INNOVATORS 147
11.4.1 RETHINK ROBOTICS 147
11.4.2 BLUEFIN ROBOTICS 147
11.4.3 GECKOSYSTEMS 147
11.4.4 BLUE FROG ROBOTICS 148
11.4.5 ANKI 148
*Details on Business Overview, Products Offered, Recent Developments, SWOT Analysis, and MnM View might not be captured in case of unlisted companies.

12 APPENDIX 149
12.1 DISCUSSION GUIDE 149
12.2 KNOWLEDGE STORE: MARKETSANDMARKETS’ SUBSCRIPTION PORTAL 152
12.3 INTRODUCING RT: REAL-TIME MARKET INTELLIGENCE 154
12.4 AVAILABLE CUSTOMIZATIONS 156
12.5 RELATED REPORTS 156
12.6 AUTHOR DETAILS 157