Advancements in screenless displays have created opportunities for display manufactures to discover a wide range of solutions for multiple applications. Miniaturization of electronic components, advancements in wireless communications and navigation, and adoption of smart devices across various industries is expected to fuel advancements in the screenless display industry.
Advancements in screenless displays can have a high impact across various applications. Though construction of 3D images, evolving form factors, and high data privacy features may drive opportunities, high initial investment and lack of consumer awareness are some of the key factors that hinder widespread adoption. This technology and innovation report focuses on capturing developments in visual image, virtual retinal, and synaptic interface screenless display forms. The report also includes other screenless display forms- holographic displays, heads-up displays, smart eye wear, and brain-computer interface.
Key questions addressed in the technology report:
• What are the various categories of screenless displays?
• What are the different types of screenless display solutions that can be adopted in various applications?
• What are the factors influencing adoption of screenless display?
• What are the key patent and funding trends?
• What are the key innovations propelling R&D in screenless displays?
• What is the R&D pipeline for screenless displays?
Table of Contents
1.0 Executive Summary1.1 Research Scope1.2 Research Methodology1.3 Research Methodology Explained1.4 Key Findings: Visual Image, Virtual Image, and Synaptic Interface are Key Focus Areas1.5 Key Findings: Head-up Display, Smart Eyewear, and BCI 2.0 Technology Landscape Assessment2.1 Energy Efficiency, Enhanced Privacy, High Portability, and Wide Viewing Angle Drive Screenless Displays’ Adoption2.2 Key Platform Technologies - Visual Image, Virtual Retinal, and Synaptic Display 2.3 Key Forms of Screenless Display - Holographic Displays, Head-up Displays, Smart Eyewear and Brain-computer Interfaces 2.4 Data Security, High Resolution, 3D Image Construction, and Form Factor are Four Key Adoption Driving Factors2.5 High Investment, Regulations, Consumer Awareness, and Commercialization Timeframe are Key Challenges Hindering Adoption2.6 Impact of Key Megatrends2.7 Support from the Entire Ecosystem for Propelling Commercialization3.0 Visual Image Display – Holographic Display3.1 Interactive 3D Images Enabled by Holographic Displays Offer Enhanced User Experience3.2 Four Key Trending Applications of Holographic Displays3.3 North American and Asia Pacific Regions Expected to Gain Technological Dominance in the Holographic Display Market3.4 Funding Trends Indicate Focus on Commercialization of Advanced Techniques Enabling 3D Holographic Displays3.5 Key Industry Initiatives in Holographic Display3.6 Key Players3.7 Retail and Commercial Sectors Offer Growth Opportunities for Holographic Displays4.0 Visual Image Display- Head-up Displays4.1 Heads-up Display- Automotive and Aviation are Potential Attractive Sectors4.2 Aviation, Military and Defense, Automotive, and Consumer Electronics are Key Applications4.3 The US and China Have Strong Technological Leadership in Heads-up Screenless Displays4.4 Key Funding Trends4.5 Initiatives Encouraging Adoption Of Head-up Display 4.6 Head-up Display Initiatives finds Acceptance in Various Applications 4.7 Technological Advancements such as Night Vision Capabilities can Expand Application Scope5.0 Virtual Retinal Display–Smart Eyewear5.1 Increasing Interest for Smart Eyewear 5.2 Education, Healthcare, Entertainment, Sports are Attractive Applications5.3 China and the US Lead the World in the Number of Patents Filed and Granted for Smart Eyewear5.4 Funding Primarily Focused on Hastening the Commercialization Activities5.5 Initiatives Encouraging Adoption Of Smart Eyewear5.6 Smart Eyewear Initiatives Finds Acceptance In Various Applications 5.7 Advancements in AR and VR can Open up Newer Opportunities6.0 Synaptic Interface Display- Brain-computer Interface6.1 Brain-computer Interface- An Emerging Screenless Display Technology6.2 Healthcare, Consumer Electronics, Neuromarketing, and Education are Key Attractive Applications of BCI6.3 China Expected to Lead the World in Advancements in the Future6.4 Government Agencies Heavily Funding BCI Advancements6.5 Initiatives Encouraging Adoption of Brain-computer Interface6.6 BCI initiatives Finds Acceptance in Various Applications 6.7 Healthcare can be Attractive Application7.0 Technology Roadmap and Growth Opportunities7.1 Technologies/Applications Influenced by Screenless Displays– Roadmap7.2 Growth Opportunities – Technology Capability and Future Opportunities7.3 Key Questions for Strategy Planning8.0 Key Patents and Industry Contacts8.1 Key Patents- Holographic Display 8.2 Key Patents- Heads-up Display 8.3 Key Patents- Smart Eyewear8.4 Key Patents- Brain Computer Interface8.5 Industry Contacts Legal Disclaimer9.0 The Frost & Sullivan Story9.1 The Frost & Sullivan Story9.2 Value Proposition: Future of Your Company & Career9.3 Global Perspective9.4 Industry Convergence9.5 360º Research Perspective9.6 Implementation Excellence9.7 Our Blue Ocean Strategy