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About the Touchscreen Report

Trend Hunter’s Touchscreen Trend Report delves into the ever-changing world of televisions, tablets and high-resolution monitors. With the advent of LCD screens, HDTV broadcasts and 3D displays, consumers desire high-quality resolution when watching their favorite shows, movies or video clips. Not only that, they want practical touch pad products like the iPhone and iPad. As touchscreen technology continues to evolve at an exponential rate, so too does consumer demand. We round out our research by examining consumer preferences and habits when it comes to products from brands like Apple, Sharp, Microsoft, Samsung, BlackBerry and Sony.

Who It's For

Our consumer-based research will be most beneficial for companies and professionals that specialize in touchscreen technology. This includes global electronics manufacturers, hardware engineers, software programmers and digital technicians that want to tailor products, promotions and services to fit the needs of today’s tech-savvy consumers.

The Touchscreen Trend Report provides you with concise insight from the consumer, allowing businesses to revitalize innovation, creativity and inspiration.

The Touchscreen Trend Report, last published on Apr 01, 2015, includes 148 PRO Trends and 740 examples of touchscreen market research and touchscreen consumer trends related to: tablets, smartphones, apps, 3D displays, touchpads and touchscreen trends.

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Our touchscreen research is based on Trend Hunter's crowdsourced touchscreen articles and 2,334,000,000 total views of data. [Learn More]

Report Contents

• 148 Touchscreen PRO Trends = 148 Powerpoint Pages Touchscreen PPT Report
• 740 Touchscreen Examples

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• 104 Touchscreen Videos (Online) Touchscreen Videos
• 4,440 Touchscreen Images (Online) Touchscreen Images
• Additional Niche Reports (with a full subscription): Smartphone, Gaming, Space, Google, Android, Camera, Chemicals, Television, Headphones, Global Positioning System, Tablet, Radio, Mobile, Video Editing, SLR, Online Gaming, App, HDTV, 3D Glasses, Camera Accessories, Gaming Apps, Keyboards, Audio, Touchscreen, Console, Presentation, Email, Laptop, Electronics, Stereo and more!



Sample Touchscreen Pro Trends

Each Touchscreen PRO Trend is on its own slide with implications, a quantified score, and examples linked to online touchscreen articles, videos and images. Examples:

In-Store Intangible Projected displays create whimsy, interactivity and prestige Implications - As consumers become more and more exposed to multimedia entertainment, it becomes increasingly difficult to capture their attention through advertising and retail displays. Projected displays add a multi-sensory, interactive element to branding that not only captures attention, but creates more opportunity for brand interaction.
In-Store Intangible
Projected displays create whimsy, interactivity and prestige
6 Examples + Score + Implications


Temporary Tech Consumers turn to rental options as an affordable tech option Implications - Recognizing the need for cost-conscious alternatives, brands, like those in the tech industry, are turning to rental services to offer consumers high-end products at a fraction of the cost. Allowing consumers to experience and test products for a fixed period of time, brands are using rental techniques to connect with consumers in a more cost-effective way.
Temporary Tech
Consumers turn to rental options as an affordable tech option
4 Examples + Score + Implications


Wellness Vending Vending retail expands to include healthy, convenient options Implications - Vending machines are evolving to serve more consumers, satisfying needs well beyond hunger. Specifically, some vending machines are adapting to the health food wave by offering nutritious options. Beneficial vending products ultimately reflect a consumer desire for convenient, accessible goods that satisfy specific needs, even when on the go.
Wellness Vending
Vending retail expands to include healthy, convenient options
6 Examples + Score + Implications


Social Cycle Maintaining a social connection, commuters opt for digitally connected bikes Implications - Adding a social element to getting around, brands are turning to digital enhancements to make things like bicycles more attractive to the average consumer. Allowing riders to connect their mobile phones and social media accounts, these designs are showcasing the need for social interaction even among more solitary, outdoor activities.
Social Cycle
Maintaining a social connection, commuters opt for digitally connected bikes
4 Examples + Score + Implications


Streamlined Clean Consumers opt for dual-purpose products to make clean up simpler Implications - The modern consumer prioritizes efficiency when it comes to a multitude of tasks, especially chores like cleaning, which is being supported with dual-purpose products. Designed to either eliminate a step or another product altogether, the innovations support consumers' shifting towards a lifestyle that requires efficiency in all aspects.
Streamlined Clean
Consumers opt for dual-purpose products to make clean up simpler
6 Examples + Score + Implications


Geriatric Tracking Aging consumers are targeted with wearable products that promote freedom Implications - As the population of seniors rise, brands are targeting this demographic with products designed to increase wellness and independence. Pinpointing certain ailments associated with the aging lifestyle and promoting freedom, this shift in wearable tech creates a simple, customized experience.
Geriatric Tracking
Aging consumers are targeted with wearable products that promote freedom
7 Examples + Score + Implications


Vision Mimicry Ocular technology facilitates patterns of sight for the visually impaired Implications - Optical technology is advancing at a remarkable rate, offering improved sight to the blind and visually impaired. By implementing video, image scanning and augmented reality technology, health scientists are able to mimic human functions and perceptions, such as sight, with an acute accuracy. This reflects a shift towards increased expectations for technology when it comes to seemingly unsolvable medical conditions.
Vision Mimicry
Ocular technology facilitates patterns of sight for the visually impaired
4 Examples + Score + Implications


Card Consolidation Tech payment allows for entire wallets to become obsolete Implications - Digital purchasing has allowed consumers to streamline the purchasing process, which is taken a step further with digital wallets that combine all forms of payment one person could have. This one-device approach to money speaks to a desire for convenience, despite potential security risks.
Card Consolidation
Tech payment allows for entire wallets to become obsolete
5 Examples + Score + Implications


PLUS 142 more Touchscreen PRO Trends and 740 examples!



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