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IP Camera Market - By Product (Fixed, Pan-Tilt-Zoom (PTZ), Infrared), By Connection (Centralized, Decentralized), By Application (Residential, Commercial, Public/Government) & Forecast, 2023 – 2032

  • Report ID: GMI2410
  • Published Date: Oct 2023
  • Report Format: PDF

IP Camera Market Size

IP Camera Market was valued at over USD 9.5 billion in 2022 and is anticipated to grow at a CAGR of over 14.7% between 2023 and 2032. Rising security concerns, both in residential & commercial sectors, have driven the demand for surveillance systems. IP cameras provide a reliable & efficient way to monitor properties, deter crimes, and enhance the overall security measures. IP cameras offer the convenience of remote monitoring through smartphones, tablets, and computers. Additionally, cloud-based storage solutions enable users to store and access surveillance footage from anywhere with an internet connection. This flexibility has increased the appeal of IP cameras for both residential and commercial users.


IP Camera Market

IP cameras, short for Internet Protocol cameras, are digital video cameras that transmit data over a network, enabling remote surveillance and real-time monitoring. They use internet connectivity to send video & audio signals, making them accessible from computers, smartphones, or other devices. IP cameras are widely used for security & surveillance purposes in various settings.

IP cameras, especially high-resolution models with advanced features, can be costly as they encompass camera units, installation, and network infrastructure. Small businesses and individuals might find these expenses prohibitive, impacting their ability to invest in comprehensive IP camera systems. The initial investment can be a barrier for budget-conscious consumers and small businesses.


COVID-19 Impact

The COVID-19 pandemic had significant impacts on the IP camera market. The pandemic disrupted global supply chains and manufacturing operations. This led to delays in the production and delivery of IP camera components and systems. Manufacturers faced challenges in meeting the increased demand due to limitations in production capacities and transportation disruptions. However, with the need to enforce social distancing, mask mandates, and occupancy restrictions, businesses and public spaces turned to IP cameras for health and safety monitoring. IP cameras equipped with temperature sensors and AI-driven analytics were deployed to screen individuals for fever symptoms, monitor mask compliance, and regulate crowd density.


IP Camera Market Trends

IP cameras with higher resolutions, including 4K and beyond, have become increasingly common. This trend caters to businesses and consumers seeking advanced surveillance capabilities. Higher resolutions enable better identification of individuals and objects, making these cameras crucial for applications where precision matters, such as facial recognition systems and license plate recognition.


IP cameras are increasingly integrated into broader smart home ecosystems, connecting with other devices such as smart locks, sensors, and voice assistants. Integrated systems allow users to create comprehensive automation and security setups. Integration with voice assistants and smart home hubs is a growing trend. Moreover, mobile apps for IP camera systems are becoming sophisticated, offering intuitive interfaces and advanced features. Users can monitor their cameras, receive alerts, and control settings directly from their smartphones and tablets, enhancing the overall user experience.


IP Camera Market Analysis

IP Camera Market Size, By Connection, 2021-2032 (USD Billion)

Based on connection, the market is segmented into centralized and decentralized. The centralized segment held a market share of around 50% in 2022 and is expected to grow at a lucrative pace till 2032.


  • Centralized connection allows businesses to manage and control multiple IP cameras from a single central location or server. This centralized approach simplifies monitoring, configuration, and maintenance processes, making it easier for security personnel to efficiently oversee a large number of cameras.
  • Centralized systems optimize bandwidth usage. Instead of multiple cameras transmitting data individually to remote locations, a central server processes and streams video feeds to authorized users. This approach reduces network congestion and ensures smooth video streaming, particularly in large-scale installations with numerous cameras.


IP Camera Market Share, By Application, 2022

Based on application, the market is divided into residential, commercial and public/government. The residential segment held a dominant market share in 2022 and is anticipated to register a CAGR of over 15% between 2023 and 2032. The residential segment is expected to grow owing to several factors:


  • IP cameras offer remote monitoring capabilities, allowing homeowners to keep an eye on their properties even when they are away. Additionally, IP cameras can be integrated with home automation systems, enabling the automation of lighting, thermostats, and other devices based on camera inputs, enhancing the overall home security and energy efficiency.
  • IP cameras have become more sophisticated, offering high-definition video quality, night vision capabilities, two-way audio, and motion detection. These advanced features make IP cameras attractive to homeowners, providing them with powerful tools to enhance home security.


China IP Camera Market Size, 2021-2032, (USD Million)

Asia Pacific market held a dominant market share of over 30% in 2022 and is expected to grow at a lucrative pace over the forecast period. Many cities in the Asia Pacific region are investing in smart city initiatives to improve urban living and enhance public safety. IP cameras are integral components of smart city projects, enabling intelligent traffic management, crowd monitoring, and real-time incident response. Governments and municipalities invest in IP camera networks to create safer & more efficient urban environments. Ongoing infrastructure development projects, including the construction of airports, transportation networks, commercial complexes, and public facilities, create a demand for comprehensive security systems. IP cameras are essential components of these projects, ensuring security and surveillance in newly developed infrastructures.


IP Camera Market Share

Players operating in the IP camera industry focus on implementing different growth strategies to strengthen their offerings and expand their market reach. The strategies involve new product development & launches, partnerships & collaborations, mergers & acquisitions, and customer retention. These players also heavily invest in research & development to introduce innovative and technologically advanced IP cameras for smartphones. Some major players operating in the IP camera industry are mentioned below:

  • Hangzhou Hikvision Digital Technology Co., Ltd.
  • Dahua Technology Co., Ltd.
  • Axis Communications
  • Bosch Security Systems
  • Panasonic Corporation
  • Honeywell International, Inc.
  • Sony Corporation

IP Camera Industry News

  • In July 2022, Hangzhou Hikvision Digital Technology Co., Ltd. launched DeepinView bullet network cameras with TandemVu technology. The new TandemVu-capable bullet cameras can simultaneously monitor broad vistas and minute details, maintaining both "viewpoints" for better situational awareness and security. The two lenses of DeepinView bullet cameras incorporate ColorVu and DarkFighter imaging technologies. The top ColorVu lens produces 4MP full-color imagery whether it is day or night, while DarkFighter's bottom lens supports 4K resolution.

The IP camera market research report includes in-depth coverage of the industry with estimates & forecast in terms of revenue (USD Million and units) from 2018 to 2032, for the following segments:

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Market, By Product

  • Fixed
  • Pan-Tilt-Zoom (PTZ)
  • Infrared

Market, By Connection

  • Centralized
  • Decentralized

Market, By Application

  • Residential
  • Home security
  • Smart home 
  • Commercial
  • Retail
  • Industrial
  • Healthcare
  • Real estate
  • Others
  • Public/Government
  • Transportation
  • Banking & Finance
  • Education
  • Government Facilities
  • Others

The above information is provided for the following regions and countries:

  • North America
    • U.S.
    • Canada
  • Europe
    • Germany
    • UK
    • France
    • Italy
    • Spain
    • Rest of Europe
  • Asia Pacific
    • China
    • Japan
    • India
    • South Korea
    • ANZ
    • Rest of Asia Pacific 
  • Latin America
    • Brazil
    • Mexico
    • Rest of Latin America
  • MEA
    • UAE
    • Saudi Arabia
    • South Africa
    • Rest of MEA


Authors: Suraj Gujar, Deeksha Vishwakarma

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) :

Market size for IP camera was valued at over USD 9.5 billion in 2022 and is anticipated to grow at a CAGR of over 14.7% between 2023 and 2032, owing to the rising security concerns, both in residential & commercial sectors.

The centralized segment held a market share of around 50% in 2022 and is expected to grow at a lucrative pace through 2032, as the centralized connection allows businesses to manage and control multiple IP cameras from a single central location or server, simplifying monitoring, configuration, and maintenance processes.

Asia Pacific market for IP camera is expected to grow at a lucrative pace over 2023-2032 as many cities in the region are investing in smart city initiatives to improve urban living and enhance public safety, boosting the product demand.

Hangzhou Hikvision Digital Technology Co., Ltd., Dahua Technology Co., Ltd., Axis Communications, Bosch Security Systems, Panasonic Corporation, Honeywell International, Inc., and Sony Corporation.

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  • Base Year: 2022
  • Companies covered: 18
  • Tables & Figures: 494
  • Countries covered: 21
  • Pages: 200
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