The global fixed voice market size reached US$ 141 Billion in 2022. Looking forward, IMARC Group expects the market to reach US$ 122 Billion by 2028. The growing demand for reliable communication infrastructure among individuals, rising adoption in businesses and enterprises, and increasing concerns to maintain data privacy due to numerous incidents of data breaches and cybercrimes are some of the major factors propelling the market.
|Market Size in 2022
||US$ 141 Billion
|Market Forecast in 2028
||US$ 122 Billion
Fixed voice is traditional landline telephony service in which voice communication is transmitted over a physical wired connection. It is provided through a stable network of copper wires, fiber optics, or other fixed infrastructure. It has a reliable and consistent voice quality as compared to other telephony services. It is often preferred in areas with limited or unreliable mobile coverage and businesses that require consistent and dedicated voice connections. As it is more secure than internet-based communication methods and maintains data privacy, the demand for fixed voice is increasing across the globe.
At present, the rising employment of fixed voice among government agencies and institutions for uninterrupted operations is strengthening the growth of the market. Apart from this, the increasing adoption of fixed voice during emergencies, as it is more resilient as compared to mobile networks and provides a reliable means of communication, is offering lucrative growth opportunities to industry investors. In line with this, the rising demand for fixed voice among residential customers as a primary means of communication is bolstering the growth of the market. Additionally, the increasing preference for fixed voice during natural disasters or emergencies, as they are more resilient compared to mobile networks, is contributing to the growth of the market. Furthermore, the rising demand for fixed voice due to the increasing number of data breaches and cyber threats is supporting the growth of the market.
Fixed Voice Market Trends/Drivers:
Rising demand for reliable communication infrastructure
There is a rise in the demand for fixed voice as it offers a more reliable communication infrastructure. In many regions, there is an existence of well-established fixed voice services. In addition, people are increasingly preferring fixed voice for effective communication in areas where mobile coverage is limited or less dependable. Traditional landline networks are often more stable and offer consistent call quality and connectivity. This reliability is especially essential in rural and remote areas where building and maintaining mobile infrastructure can be challenging and costly. Moreover, fixed voice services are not susceptible to issues, such as weak signals or call drops, which can sometimes occur in mobile networks. As a result, consumers and businesses in these regions opt for fixed voice solutions to ensure uninterrupted and clear communication.
Increasing adoption in businesses and enterprises
Fixed voice services are widely used by businesses and enterprises for their communication needs. In addition, fixed voice is used in various industries with strict and critical communication requirements, such as financial services, healthcare, and emergency response, to provide clear communication. These sectors are rapidly adopting fixed voice, as it offers consistent call quality and reliability and ensures smooth day-to-day operations and timely responses to critical situations. Apart from this, fixed voice services generally come with features, such as conference calling, call forwarding, and voicemail, which are essential for enhanced communication efficiency in a business. Moreover, many organizations also integrate fixed voice with other communication systems, such as private branch exchange (PBX), that enable seamless internal and external communication across their workforce.
Growing concerns to maintain data privacy
There is a rise in the demand for fixed voice due to the increasing consumer concern for data safety and security. Fixed voice is generally considered more secure as compared to internet-based communication methods. In addition, they are widely utilized by business and residential areas to prevent data breaches and cybercrimes. Apart from this, fixed voice providers are implementing best practices for securing fixed voice communication, such as employing encryption methods, regularly updating security protocols, and ensuring the integrity of network infrastructure. In line with this, regulatory compliance and adherence to privacy laws are essential in safeguarding the data of users and maintaining the confidentiality of communications.
Fixed Voice Industry Segmentation:
IMARC Group provides an analysis of the key trends in each segment of the global fixed voice market report, along with forecasts at the global, regional and country levels for 2023-2028. Our report has categorized the market based on end user.
Breakup by End User:
Commercial/residential represents the largest market segment
The report has provided a detailed breakup and analysis of the market based on the end user. This includes consumer or residential and business. According to the report, consumer or residential represented the largest segment.
Consumer or residential comprises individual households and residential users who employ fixed voice services for personal communication purposes. This segment includes a wide range of customers, such as families, retirees, and individuals, who require a consistent voice connection at home. Fixed voice services are often used as a traditional landline for voice calls within and outside the household. In line with this, residential users are increasingly preferring fixed voice due to its reliability, familiarity, and consistent call quality.
The business segment includes enterprises, organizations, institutions, and various businesses that utilize fixed voice services for their communication requirements. In addition, businesses often rely on fixed voice services for internal and external communication, conference calling, customer support, and other operational needs. Apart from this, some industries, such as financial services, healthcare, and emergency response, are highly dependent on fixed voice for critical communication that requires reliable and clear voice channels.
Breakup by Region:
- North America
- United Kingdom
- Asia Pacific
- South Korea
- Latin America
- Middle East and Africa
The report has also provided a comprehensive analysis of all the major regional markets, which include North America (the United States and Canada); Europe (Germany, France, the United Kingdom, Italy, Spain, and others); Asia Pacific (China, Japan, India, South Korea, Australia, Indonesia, and others); Latin America (Brazil, Mexico, and others); and the Middle East and Africa.
In Asia Pacific, the market is being influenced by the demand for fixed voice services among households for their communication needs. Apart from this, the adoption of fixed voice services, as they are reliable, is contributing to the growth of the market in the region. In line with this, the employment of fixed voice due to the presence of established telecom operators is supporting the growth of the market.
In North America the market is influenced by the well-established communication infrastructure. In addition, the adoption of fixed voice on account of the demand for seamless voice communication among businesses is offering a stable market outlook.
Key players in the industry are offering bundled packages that integrate fixed voice with broadband internet services. By combining these two services, the companies are focusing on providing more comprehensive and cost-effective communication solutions to customers. In line with this, major manufacturers are investing in network upgrades and advancements to ensure reliable and high-quality voice services. This includes shifting from traditional copper-based networks to fiber optics, which offer faster and more stable connections. Apart from this, companies are providing feature-rich voice over internet protocol (VoIP) solutions that offer added functionalities, such as video conferencing, instant messaging, and cloud-based communications. In addition, they are focusing on fulfilling the specific needs of businesses and enterprises by offering personalized fixed voice solutions, such as virtual phone numbers, auto-attendants, call recording, and integration with customer relationship management (CRM) systems.
The report has provided a comprehensive analysis of the competitive landscape in the market. Detailed profiles of all major companies have also been provided. Some of the key players in the market include:
- AT&T Inc.
- China Mobile Limited
- Deutsche Telekom AG
- KDDI Corporation
- KT Corporation
- Orange S.A.
- Reliance Jio Infocomm Ltd.
- Verizon Communications Inc.
Fixed Voice Market Report Scope:
|Base Year of the Analysis
| Historical Period
|Scope of the Report
||Exploration of Historical and Forecast Trends, Industry Catalysts and Challenges, Segment-Wise Historical and Predictive Market Assessment:
|End Users Covered
||Asia Pacific, Europe, North America, Latin America, Middle East and Africa
||United States, Canada, Germany, France, United Kingdom, Italy, Spain, China, Japan, India, South Korea, Australia, Indonesia, Brazil, Mexico
||AT&T Inc., China Mobile Limited, Deutsche Telekom AG, KDDI Corporation, KT Corporation, Orange S.A., Reliance Jio Infocomm Ltd., Verizon Communications Inc., etc.
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Key Questions Answered in This Report:
- How has the global fixed voice market performed so far, and how will it perform in the coming years?
- What are the drivers, restraints, and opportunities in the global fixed voice market?
- What is the impact of each driver, restraint, and opportunity on the global fixed voice market?
- What are the key regional markets?
- Which countries represent the most attractive fixed voice market?
- What is the breakup of the market based on the end user?
- Which is the most attractive end user in the fixed voice market?
- What is the competitive structure of the global fixed voice market?
- Who are the key players/companies in the global fixed voice market?
Key Benefits for Stakeholders:
- IMARC’s report offers a comprehensive quantitative analysis of various market segments, historical and current market trends, market forecasts, and dynamics of the fixed voice market from 2017-2028.
- The research study provides the latest information on the market drivers, challenges, and opportunities in the global fixed voice market.
- The study maps the leading, as well as the fastest-growing, regional markets. It further enables stakeholders to identify the key country-level markets within each region.
- Porter's five forces analysis assist stakeholders in assessing the impact of new entrants, competitive rivalry, supplier power, buyer power, and the threat of substitution. It helps stakeholders to analyze the level of competition within the fixed voice industry and its attractiveness.
- Competitive landscape allows stakeholders to understand their competitive environment and provides an insight into the current positions of key players in the market.