Global Microphone Market Size, Share, Opportunities, And Trends By Type (Wired, Wireless), By Technology (Electret Condenser Microphones, MEMS (Micro Electro Mechanical System)), By Application (Consumer Electronics, Wearables, Commercial, Others), And By Geography - Forecasts From 2023 To 2028

  • Published : Feb 2023
  • Report Code : KSI061614400
  • Pages : 140

Market Overview:

A microphone is an input device that converts audio or other types of sound vibration into electric signals and records them in digital or analog format. Microphones are now found in nearly all mobile phones, laptop computers, and desktop PCs. Using a wireless microphone system, the user's voice can be relayed "wirelessly" to the sound system's receiver. The signal from the receiver is amplified by the sound system before it is sent to the speakers. Electret, MEMS, and other technologies are utilized in microphones for automotive, commercial security and surveillance, consumer electronics, industrial, medical, noise monitoring, and sensing applications.

The market share of wireless microphones is anticipated to be significant.

Wireless technology is driving the market due to the increased acceptance of smartphones and wireless portable devices, significant investments in research and development for wireless audio devices, and the widespread use of wireless devices in providing infotainment services. For instance, BOYA released the BY-XM6 Mini in September 2022, an innovative and adaptable 2.4GHz wireless microphone system that builds on the popularity of the classic BY-XM6 microphone series while improving mobility. Its ultra-compact size, steady signal transmission, and two-person shots assure crystal-clear sound capture and allow sounds to be collected and combined or into a separate channel. The BY-XM6 Mini is meant to operate with DSLRs, mirrorless cameras, mixers, current computers, cellphones, tablets, and other devices. Furthermore, wireless technology is boosting market expansion as wireless microphones become more prevalent in commercial applications such as contact centres, shows, and events. FIFINE Microphone, for example, introduced its professional wireless microphone system, K040 Wireless Microphone System in January 2023, with over a decade of expertise and skills, as well as a dedicated R&D and QC staff. The dual-channel portable wireless mics have 50 tunable frequencies over each channel, which helps artists and speakers remove potential implications and provide exceptionally accurate audio. The dual-channel receiver is designed for ease of use and is ideal for DJs as well as used in churches, classrooms, huge halls, and a variety of other event settings.

MEMS microphones will grow at a significant rate due to their wide range of end-user application

One of the most important considerations in ensuring customer satisfaction with microphone goods that will be utilized in a variety of environments is reliability. There are frequently difficulties and risks of physical microphone damage or a decline in acoustic performance. Therefore, higher-performance MEMS (Micro-Electro-Mechanical Systems) microphones are being used in more applications as audio technology and voice-activated gadgets become more commonplace. Smaller microphones with improved sensitivity and crystal-clear audio are now possible thanks to this technology. For instance, Fortemedia introduced a cutting-edge MEMS microphone solution in July 2022 that satisfies the exacting air pressure standards accepted by tier-one customers all around the world. Fortemedia's quality goal is always robustness, regardless matter how our MEMS microphone system is used improperly or carelessly by consumers. Fortemedia's microphone solution, which consists of an IC and MEMS sensor inside, passes all of the industry's rigorous reliability tests thanks to its relentless efforts in design, validation, characterization, and quality assurance in production.

In the coming years, microphones will gain popularity in wearable technologies.

In recent years, wearable technology has become more common, and its industry is expanding quickly. Many wearable gadgets have built-in microphones for voice recording and voice command capabilities. For instance, Infineon Technologies AG introduced its XENSIV MEMS microphones of the next generation in May 2022. The IM69D127, IM73A135, and IM72D128 microphones are the most recent additions to Infineon's expanding line of microphones. The combination of variable power modes and MEMS microphones makes them the ideal choice for consumer electronics including active noise cancelling (ANC) headphones, TWS earbuds, beamforming conferencing equipment, laptops, tablets, and smart speakers with voice user interfaces. Several industrial applications, such as security and predictive maintenance, are also included in the use cases.

The Asia Pacific region is estimated to have the fastest rate of growth.

Asia Pacific region seeing traction in microphones due to their application in smart wearables, cars, and enhanced range voice recording. Smart wearables companies are expanding their investments in the region to expand their selection of smartwatches. There are currently an increasing number of smartwatches on the market that have an integrated microphone for making calls while on the go. For instance, Molife added the Sense 520 smartwatch to its array of smart wearables in October 2022 when it first entered the Indian market. Using the built-in speaker and microphone, users can place and receive calls. Furthermore, In January 2022, a set of two microphones for $188 was made available to Tesla customers in China. Customers may now watch films that resemble those played in karaoke bars while singing along to their favorite songs in a parked electric car thanks to a recent software upgrade. Multiple sound options are available on the microphone, which couples with the infotainment system automatically. The Wall Street Journal said that the first day saw the complete sale of all microphones. Drone businesses are integrating microphones into their products to improve the user experience as a result of a growth in drone applications in the China market. For example, the Chinese drone manufacturer DJI unveiled a new product in China in January 2022. It was a wireless radio technology called a DJI Mic, which has some impressive specifications and a good wireless transmission range. It provides a potent radio system made up of two wireless transmitters and a dual-channel receiver. Additionally, the device fits within a pocket and weighs only 30 grams. The new wireless microphone's body also features a clip-on style and can be fastened to magnetic accessories as well. As a result, users can attach it to a camera, a musical instrument, or their clothing.


  • By type
    • Wired
    • Wireless
  • By technology
    • Electret condenser microphones
    • MEMS (Micro electro mechanical system)
  • By application
    • Consumer Electronics
    • Wearables
    • Commercial
    • Others
  • By geography
    • North America
      • USA
      • Canada
      • Mexico
    • South America
      • Brazil
      • Argentina
      • Others
    • Europe
      • UK
      • Germany
      • France
      • Italy
      • Spain
      • Others
    • Middle East and Africa
      • Saudi Arabia
      • UAE
      • Others
    • Asia Pacific
      • China
      • Japan
      • India
      • South Korea
      • Australia
      • Others


1.1. Market Overview

1.2. Market Definition

1.3. Scope of the Study

1.4. Market Segmentation

1.5. Currency

1.6. Assumptions

1.7. Base, and Forecast Years Timeline


2.1. Research Data

2.2. Assumptions


3.1. Research Highlights


4.1. Market Drivers

4.2. Market Restraints

4.3. Market Opportunities

4.4. Porter’s Five Force Analysis

4.4.1. Bargaining Power of Suppliers

4.4.2. Bargaining Power of Buyers

4.4.3. Threat of New Entrants

4.4.4. Threat of Substitutes

4.4.5. Competitive Rivalry in the Industry

4.5. Industry Value Chain Analysis


5.1. Introduction

5.2. Wired 

5.3. Wireless 


6.1. Introduction

6.2. Electret condenser microphones

6.3. MEMS (Micro electro mechanical system)


7.1. Introduction

7.2. Consumer Electronics 

7.3. Wearables

7.4. Commercial 

7.5. Others 


8.1. Introduction

8.2. North America 

8.2.1. USA

8.2.2. Canada

8.2.3. Mexico

8.3. South America 

8.3.1. Brazil

8.3.2. Argentina

8.3.3. Others

8.4. Europe 

8.4.1. UK

8.4.2. Germany

8.4.3. France

8.4.4. Italy

8.4.5. Others

8.5. Middle East and Africa 

8.5.1. Saudi Arabia

8.5.2. UAE

8.5.3. Others

8.6. Asia Pacific 

8.6.1. China

8.6.2. Japan

8.6.3. India

8.6.4. South Korea

8.6.5. Taiwan

8.6.6. Others


9.1. Major Players and Strategy Analysis

9.2. Emerging Players and Market Lucrativeness

9.3. Mergers, Acquisitions, Agreements, and Collaborations

9.4. Vendor Competitiveness Matrix


10.1. Electro-Voice (Bosch GmbH) 

10.2. Samson Technologies Corp 

10.3. Blue Microphones 

10.4. AKG Acoustics 

10.5. DPA Microphones

10.6. Sennheiser electronic GmbH & Co KG

10.7. Shure Incorporated

10.8. Rode Microphones LLC 

10.9. Behringer 

10.10. Audio-Technica Corporation

Electro-Voice (Bosch GmbH)

Samson Technologies Corp

Blue Microphones

AKG Acoustics

DPA Microphones

Sennheiser electronic GmbH & Co KG

Shure Incorporated

Rode Microphones LLC


Audio-Technica Corporation