This IDC Market Presentation provides a Canadian perspective of the current market and future trends for consumer smart home (or connected home technologies) in 2018. It includes recent consumer survey data coupled with industry analysis, detailing consumer interest, ownership, usage, satisfaction, future potential, and key consumer dynamics for the emerging consumer smart home in Canada. A broad range of devices are included in this document, including insights on connected personal health and fitness, connected home automation, connected home security, and smart assistant devices. Further, do-it-yourself (DIY) and managed services are discussed, as is device proliferation in Canadian households. This Market Presentation key insights to assist both vendors and service providers in navigating this nascent market in Canada.