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Global 3D Imaging Market to Register 26.80% CAGR from 2015 to 2021 owing to Increased Application in Diverse Industries

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Albany, New York, April 14, 2016: Market Research Reports Search Engine (MRRSE) has recently included a new market research report in its huge database of research studies. The research report, titled “3D Imaging Market – Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2015 – 2021,” throws light on the global market for 3D imaging, including an overview, key products, major geographical segments, and competitive scenario of the global 3D imaging market. According to the study, in 2014, the global market for 3D imaging was worth US$3.5 bn and is projected to reach a value of US$17.9 bn by the end of 2021, exhibiting a 26.80% CAGR between 2015 and 2021.

The global market for 3D imaging has been categorized on the basis of end use into 3D cameras, smartphones, sonography, and others. In 2014, the 3D cameras segment accounted for the largest share in the overall 3D imaging market. However, the smartphones segment is estimated to witness rapid growth owing to technological innovations, increased adoption of smartphones, and unique features of modern 3D imaging tools, including picture clarity and depth sensing.

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The global 3D imaging market has been classified on the basis of sensor type into CCD sensors and CMOS sensors. In 2014, the CMOS sensors segment led the overall market and is projected to emerge as the key image sensor in the market in the next few years. By end-use industry, the global 3D imaging market is classified into security and surveillance, healthcare, architecture and engineering, industrial application, entertainment, and others.

Furthermore, on the basis of application, the market has been categorized into 3D scanning, 3D modeling, image reconstruction, 3D rendering, and layout and animation. In 2014, the 3D scanning segment accounted for the largest share in the global 3D imaging market owing to the availability of portable and low-cost 3D scanners. In addition, the rising application of 3D scanning in virtual reality, architecture, and animation is estimated to fuel the growth of this segment in the coming years.

The global 3D imaging market has been divided into North America, Asia Pacific, Europe, and Rest of the World. Among these regions, North America dominated the overall market, followed by Europe. In 2014, these two countries collectively held a 70% share in the global 3D imaging market. The rapid growth of these two regions can be attributed to the technological advancements in 3D imaging technology due to constant research and developing activities.

Furthermore, the competitive landscape of the global market for 3D imaging has been discussed in the study. Some of the major players are Microsoft Corporation, Google Inc., GE Healthcare, Stemmer Imaging Ltd., Zebra Imaging Inc., Panasonic Corporation, Lockheed Martin Corporation, Infineon Technologies, Hewlett-Packard Corporation, and Konica Minolta, Inc.

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