According to the latest TechSci Research report, “India Augmented Reality & Virtual Reality Market By Product Type (Head-Mounted Display, Head-Up Display, Smart Glass, Handheld Device Applications), By Organization Size (Large Enterprises, Small- & Medium-sized Enterprises), By Offering (Hardware & Software), By Application (Consumer, Enterprise), By End User (Entertainment, Manufacturing, Healthcare, Defense, Consumer Electronics, Automotive, & Others), By Company and By Geography, Forecast & Opportunities, FY2026”, India’s augmented reality & virtual reality market is expected to witness robust growth in the next five years owing to rising adoption of technology in diverse portfolio sectors including content generation, engineering and technology, and development of virtual applications for electronic devices to create customizable content.
Roll-out of 5G technology and Wi-Fi 6 and emerging technologies including big data analytics, artificial intelligence, machine learning is fueling India’s augmented reality and virtual reality market growth. Digital transformation is observed around the world and the growing tourism industry is fueling the market growth further in the upcoming five years.
However, lack of awareness in underdeveloped economies and high cost for equipment required for augmented reality and virtual reality coupled with harmful effects over eyes may create hindrance to the market growth.
The market can be segregated by product type, organization size, offering, application, end-user, region, and company. Based on application, the market is further divided into consumer and enterprise. The consumer segment is expected to dominate the market in the forecast period due to the rise in the application of technology in consumer electronics and the development of interactive gaming platforms.
Also, the rise in awareness regarding augmented reality and virtual reality is a major driver for market growth.
Also, the rise in demand for lightweight displays and increasing affordability among middle-class families in fostering the growth of the market. The presence of the young population immersed in engaging content in-country along with application in various sectors comprising of healthcare, tourism, defense, gaming, automotive is also contributing to surging the demand for augmented reality and virtual reality market in India.
Merxius Software Private Limited, Sony India Pvt. Ltd., Imaginate Software Labs Pvt Ltd, Samsung India Electronics Pvt. Ltd., Tata Elixsi Limited, SmartVizx Private Limited, Northern MindTech LLP, Microsoft Corporation (I) Pvt. Ltd., Google India Pvt. Ltd., OnePlus Technology Co., Ltd. are the leading players operating in India augmented reality & virtual reality market. Manufacturers are increasingly focusing on research and development processes to fuel higher growth in the market. To meet evolving customer demand for better efficiency and durability, several electric charging vehicle infrastructure manufacturers are coming up with their technologically advanced offerings.
“Adoption of augmented reality and virtual reality for training purpose to replicate real-life situations and instill quality training by prestigious institutions is expected to fuel the market growth. For instance, the healthcare sector is using 3-D modeling for training purposes, among others. High-end investments from key players to provide engaging consumer experience and productivity gains are fostering market growth. Also, reduction in deployment costs would benefit the new investors in settling their business in the country,” said Mr. Karan Chechi, Research Director with TechSci Research, a research-based global management consulting firm.
“India Augmented Reality & Virtual Reality Market By Product Type (Head-Mounted Display, Head-Up Display, Smart Glass, Handheld Device Applications), By Organization Size (Large Enterprises, Small- & Medium-sized Enterprises), By Offering (Hardware & Software), By Application (Consumer, Enterprise), By End User (Entertainment, Manufacturing, Healthcare, Defense, Consumer Electronics, Automotive, & Others), By Company and By Geography, Forecast & Opportunities, FY2026” has evaluated the future growth potential of India augmented reality & virtual reality market and provided statistics & information on market size, shares, structure and future market growth. The report intends to provide cutting-edge market intelligence and help decision makers take sound investment decisions. Besides, the report also identifies and analyzes the emerging trends along with essential drivers, challenges, and opportunities in India’s augmented reality & virtual reality market.