Residential Wi-Fi Infrastructure 1H 2023 Market Update

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Publish Date: 02 May 2023
Code: PT-2702
Research Type: Presentation
Pages: 21
Residential Wi-Fi Infrastructure 1H 2023 Market Update
Actionable Benefits

Actionable Benefits

  • Plan production roadmap with the support of detailed forecasts of residential Wi-Fi Customer Premises Equipment (CPE) shipments and revenue.
  • Ensure broadband operator strategies are competitive by referring to analysis of the latest trends in the broadband operator market.
  • Prepare for the gradual reduction of product backlogs with the help of supply chain analysis and vendor case studies.
  • Gauge the competition with vendor market shares.
  • Grasp the current status of unlicensed 6 Gigahertz (GHz) spectrum allocation globally, and position production roadmap accordingly.
  • Understand how value-added services are raising the value-proposition of Wi-Fi CPE, and how they should be leveraged.
  • Identify new market opportunities and develop new business strategies by using analyst recommendations.
Critical Questions Answered

Critical Questions Answered

  • In which ways will current industry trends impact hardware shipments through 2028?
  • Do legacy protocols like Wi-Fi 5 still have an addressable market?
  • To what extent will the global divergence in unlicensed 6 GHz spectrum availability impact the market.
  • Will the introduction of the 6 GHz spectrum influence the number of radios in Wi-Fi CPE?
  • Why will the transition to Wi-Fi 7 be delayed in the service provider market?
  • Can value-added services revolutionize the value-proposition of residential Wi-Fi CPE.
  • Which vendors have seen their market share expand the most in recent years?
  • Who are the key players in Wi-Fi mesh, and what is the Total Addressable Market (TAM) for this product type?
  • When will product backlogs return to pre-2020 levels?
  • What are some of the most significant recent and upcoming Wi-Fi CPE product releases?
  • How should current market challenges be addressed?
Research Highlights

Research Highlights

  • Granular shipment projections for residential Wi-Fi CPE, spanning residential gateways, wireless routers, Wi-Fi extenders, and Wi-Fi mesh.
  • Tracking and forecasts for the supported 802.11 protocol and number of 802.11 radios in shipped Wi-Fi CPE.
  • Revenue figures for ascertaining the TAM for Wi-Fi CPE.
  • In-depth study of product backlogs, with three vendor case studies and forecasts for levels for the next 12 months.
  • Record of recent and upcoming hardware releases of note for Wi-Fi 6E, Wi-Fi 7, and 5G CPE.
  • Detailed coverage of the current state of unlicensed 6 GHz allocation globally, and insight into which service providers are deploying 6 GHz-enabled CPE.
  • Updates on the rapidly evolving market for Wi-Fi value-added services.
  • Analysis of the key opportunities and challenges facing the industry, with recommendations for how to respond.
Who Should Read This?

Who Should Read This?

  • Executives and decision makers within the industry involved in company strategy.
  • Product managers at Wi-Fi CPE vendors or component suppliers.
  • Professionals within the broader Wi-Fi ecosystem aiming to understand the latest trends or identify potential partners.
  • Business development and marketing professionals bringing new Wi-Fi products to market.
  • Managers or strategists within broadband operators who need to understand the latest market dynamics.

Table of Contents

Executive Summary

Residential Shipments

Protocol Splits

Shipments by Sales Channel

Wi-Fi 6E Deployments

Current State of 6 GHz

Number of Radios Forecast

Vendor Market Shares 

Mesh Vendor Market Shares

Wi-Fi CPE Revenue

Product Backlogs

Supply Chain Management Case Studies

Recent Wi-Fi 6E CPE Releases

Upcoming Wi-Fi 7 CPE Releases

5G/Wi-Fi CPE

Value-Added Services Dynamics

Industry Recommendations


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