The application scenarios of AIoT are constantly enriched. In 2019, it was mainly distributed in four application scenarios: smart home, smart city, smart retail and smart manufacturing. At present, smart home is regarded as a new Internet application portal, and the application scenarios are relatively wide, including audio and video entertainment, home security, smart bathroom, smart kitchen, smart sleep and so on. Amazon, Ali, Himalayan, Xiaomi, Midea, Haier and other companies have begun to deploy related applications. Smart transportation has become an important application of smart city service. iiMedia public opinion monitoring system shows that netizens in Guangdong, Chongqing and Beijing are most concerned about smart transportation. iiMedia Consulting analysts believe that with the acceleration of the 5G temporary license issuance and the pace of commercialization, the medium and short-term will take the lead in driving the technological progress and rich scenes of the AioT industry, which will play an important role in driving China's economic output and providing employment opportunities.
China's 5G construction is in the leading position in the world. In the distribution of 5G industrial chain, wireless main equipment and transmission equipment occupy most of the value of the industrial chain. However, the threshold of network planning and design is high, and private design institutes need to be upgraded. In terms of wireless main equipment, antennas and PCBs are rising in volume and price, and the demand for small base stations is exploding. At the same time, 5G construction will continue to benefit transmission network equipment.
With the further expansion of China's smart home industry, the consumption demand and penetration rate of smart door locks in China are increasing, more than 70.0% of consumers are using or willing to buy smart door locks. A large amount of capital is pouring into China's smart door lock market. In 2018, there were many influential financing events in the field of smart door lock, among which more than four financing events amounted to more than 100.0 million yuan. At present, the number of China's smart door lock brands has exceeded 3500, the industry is developing rapidly. The data of iiMedia shows that most of the smart door lock consumers are young male adults in first-tier cities. And consumers are most concerned about the safety of products, the acceptable price range of them is below 3,000 yuan, while the smart door lock industry is facing the problems of high product safety risk and low penetration because of high price. In the future, the smart door lock industry will further expand by strengthening security, integrating smart home ecology, launching product mix and creating high cost-effective products.
obviously with a rapidly increasing saleroom. Jingdong Dingdong intelligent speakers ranked No.1 in the 2018 Chinese intelligent speakers iiMedia ranking, because of its excellent tone quality and updated technology. In the future, intelligent speakers will be much cheaper with standardized technology, building a better intelligent home, so that the popularizing rate of intelligent speakers will be higher and the market will be larger. The advantages of intelligent speakers industry may attract more entrepreneurs to join, but it means more competes and price wars in the industry.