The Audio AR Industry – Q3 2019

I am just coming around to thinking of there being such a thing as the “audio AR industry” and not just esoteric artistic explorations. This report by the folks over at ARtillery Intelligence shows how much things have changed over the past few years as some very big players are realizing that augmentation for your ears has a ton of potential.


I have not read the entire report because it is a professional research report that is sold to interested corporations for more than I can afford, but here are some nuggets from their announcement of the report as well as a short video that presumably summarizes their research.

You can think of AirPods today like the first iPhone before the App Store came out.

Mike Boland – ARInsider

Altogether the revenue opportunity for audio AR apps will grow to $3.46B by 2023.

Mike Boland – ARInsider