The global folding keyboard market size reached US$ 0.99 Billion in 2022. Looking forward, IMARC Group expects the market to reach US$ 2.63 Billion by 2028, exhibiting a growth rate (CAGR) of 17.80% during 2023-2028. The increasing demand for portable devices, the expanding trends of remote work, and ongoing technological advancements represent some of the key factors driving the market.
|Market Size in 2022
||US$ 0.99 Billion
|Market Forecast in 2028
||US$ 2.63 Billion
|Market Growth Rate (2023-2028)
A folding keyboard is a lightweight, portable, and easy-to-use keyboard with two or three sections that fold together like a clamshell into a small, compact size. This, in turn, makes it easy to transport and store in a backpack or briefcase. A folding keyboard can connect wirelessly to a wide range of devices, including smartphones, tablets, and laptops, either through Bluetooth or a USB receiver, making it ideal for people who need to switch between different devices throughout the day. In addition to this, it is also ergonomic, with keys that are spaced out and easy to press, reducing the risk of strain and fatigue. As a result, it is widely popular among remote workers and people who need to work on the go or travel frequently.
Folding Keyboard Market Trends:
The rise in the use of portable devices, such as smartphones, tablets, and laptops, is primarily driving the demand for folding keyboards. Moreover, people who use these devices on-the-go prefer a lightweight and portable keyboard that can be easily carried around, which, in turn, is positively impacting the market growth. Besides this, folding keyboards are durable, water-resistant, cost-effective, and have a long life compared to traditional desktop keyboards, which makes them an attractive option among consumers. In addition to this, the large-scale product adoption due to the expanding automation of industrial operations and the growing demand for computers across the globe is presenting remunerative growth opportunities for the market. Furthermore, innovative technological advancements, such as wireless connectivity and Bluetooth, have made it easier to connect folding keyboards to various devices, thus creating a favorable outlook for the market. In line with this, the escalating consumer awareness regarding the importance of ergonomics is prompting users to opt for folding keyboards with ergonomic designs to alleviate strain on their hands and wrists, which is acting as another significant growth-inducing factor. Other factors, such as the inflating disposable income of users, the shifting preference for wireless devices, the rising popularity of smart homes and home automation, emerging trends of remote working, and the easy product availability through numerous e-commerce channels, are contributing to the market growth.
Key Market Segmentation:
IMARC Group provides an analysis of the key trends in each segment of the global folding keyboard market report, along with forecasts at the global, regional, and country levels for 2023-2028. Our report has categorized the market based on type, connectivity, sales channel, and end user.
The report has provided a detailed breakup and analysis of the folding keyboard market based on the type. This includes backlit, ultra-thin, touchpad, and ergonomics.
A detailed breakup and analysis of the folding keyboard market based on connectivity has also been provided in the report. This includes wired and wireless.
Sales Channel Insights:
The report has provided a detailed breakup and analysis of the folding keyboard market based on the sales channel. This includes direct and indirect.
End User Insights:
A detailed breakup and analysis of the folding keyboard market based on the end user has also been provided in the report. This includes individual and commercial.
- 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. According to the report, Asia Pacific was the largest market for folding keyboard. Some of the factors driving the Asia Pacific folding keyboard market included the growing demand for ultra-portable devices, the rising number of remote workers, and the increasing disposable incomes of individuals.
The report has also provided a comprehensive analysis of the competitive landscape in the global folding keyboard market. Competitive analysis such as market structure, market share by key players, player positioning, top winning strategies, competitive dashboard, and company evaluation quadrant has been covered in the report. Also, detailed profiles of all major companies have been provided. Some of the companies covered include Lenovo Group Limited, Microsoft Corporation, Shenzhen Geyes Electronic Technology Co. Ltd., Targus, Thousandshores Inc., etc. Kindly note that this only represents a partial list of companies, and the complete list has been provided in the report.
Folding Keyboard Market Report Scope:
|Base Year of the Analysis
|Scope of the Report
||Exploration of Historical Trends and Market Outlook, Industry Catalysts and Challenges, Segment-Wise Historical and Predictive Market Assessment: ·
- Sales Channel
- End User
||Backlit, Ultra-thin, Touchpad, Ergonomics
|Sales Channels Covered
|End Users Covered
||North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, Latin America, Middle East and Africa
||United States, Canada, Germany, France, United Kingdom, Italy, Spain, China, Japan, India, South Korea, Australia, Indonesia, Brazil, Mexico
||Lenovo Group Limited, Microsoft Corporation, Shenzhen Geyes Electronic Technology Co. Ltd., Targus, Thousandshores Inc., etc.
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Key Questions Answered in This Report:
- How has the global folding keyboard market performed so far, and how will it perform in the coming years?
- What are the drivers, restraints, and opportunities in the global folding keyboard market?
- What is the impact of each driver, restraint, and opportunity on the global folding keyboard market?
- What are the key regional markets?
- Which countries represent the most attractive folding keyboard market?
- What is the breakup of the market based on the type?
- Which is the most attractive type in the folding keyboard market?
- What is the breakup of the market based on connectivity?
- Which is the most attractive connectivity in the folding keyboard market?
- What is the breakup of the market based on the sales channel?
- Which is the most attractive sales channel in the folding keyboard market?
- What is the breakup of the market based on the end user?
- Which is the most attractive end user in the folding keyboard market?
- What is the competitive structure of the global folding keyboard market?
- Who are the key players/companies in the global folding keyboard 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 folding keyboard market from 2017-2028.
- The research study provides the latest information on the market drivers, challenges, and opportunities in the global folding keyboard 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 assists 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 folding keyboard 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.