The geriatric cellular phone is a senior citizen-friendly phone that bears long-battery life and large font size. The geriatric cellular phone includes a flashlight along with a magnifier to enlarge the words on the screen. Moreover, the cellular phone allows users to set more than one SOS numbers for emergency contacts. For instance, in 2014, Philips launched Xenium X2566a cellular phone especially for senior citizensthat allows the user to set three SOS numbers as emergency contacts.
Prominent players in the market are inclined towards introducing geriatric cellular phones at an affordable price to increase their market presence and customer base. These players aim to offer special offers to end users associated with non-profit organizations such as the American Association of Retired Persons (AARP). Moreover, increasing incidents of elderly abuse and changing lifestyles in metros are anticipated to increase the adoption of geriatric cellular phones. This in turn is anticipated to drive the market growth during the forecast period.
The geriatric cellular phone market is segmented on the basis of operating system, distribution channel, and geography. Based on operating system, it is divided into iOS, Android, and other operating systems. By distribution channel, it is classified into online and bricks & mortar. Based on region, the market has been analyzed across North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and LAMEA.
Key players identified in the global geriatric cellular phone market are Consumer Cellular, Inc., Koninklijke Philips N.V., Mitashi Edutainment Pvt. Ltd, iball Media Inc., Magicon Impex Pvt Ltd., GreatCall, Inc., Motorola Solutions Inc., HTC Corp, Alcatel-Lucent SA, LG Electronics Inc. and Huawei Technologies Co. Ltd.
- The study provides an in-depth analysis of the global geriatric cellular phone market and current & future trends to elucidate imminent investment pockets.
- Information about key drivers, restraints, opportunities, and their impact analysis on the market size has been provided.
- Porters five forces analysis illustrates the potency of buyers & suppliers that operate in the industry.
- The quantitative analysis of the global market has been provided to determine the market potential.
Geriatric Cellular Phone Market Report Highlights
By OPERATING SYSTEM
By Distribution Channel
Key Market Players
Motorola Solutions Inc., Magicon Impex Pvt Ltd., Huawei Technologies Co. Ltd., Alcatel-Lucent SA, Consumer Cellular, Inc., Mitashi Edutainment Pvt. Ltd, LG Electronics Inc., HTC Corp, Koninklijke Philips N.V., iball Media Inc., GreatCall, Inc.