This IDC study provides a comprehensive overview and definitions for smart home devices. The definitions provided in this document represent the scope of IDC's smart home devices hardware research.
This taxonomy outlines market segmentations and measurement methodologies for the smart home devices industry, including classification by technology, vendor, geography, and revenue metrics.
"IDC's worldwide smart home device taxonomy presents a standardized and detailed framework of the smart home device market," said Ryan Reith, program vice president for IDC's Mobile Device Trackers. "The taxonomy document serves as a guideline to better understand and use IDC's wearable devices research."