Wyze Explosive Growth Disrupting Consumer IP Camera Market

Author: IPVM Team, Published on Oct 30, 2018

Wyze, a company founded only in 2017, is poised to disrupt the consumer IP camera market by combining American marketing and Chinese manufacturing to deliver far lower prices for IP cameras (starting at $19.99).

The company recently announced selling 1 million cameras in their first year of sales, which is unprecedented. Their well-produced marketing video overviews that:

IPVM investigated numerous sources and import records to better understand what Wyze is doing and how they have a real shot at disrupting the consumer IP camera market. Inside this note, we:

  • Explain what competitive gap Wyze is exploiting
  • Estimate revenue and growth rate for Wyze
  • Examine import records and sources / suppliers for Wyze
  • Explain how 2020 revenue of $100 million is feasible for the company
  • Consider profitability / profit margins
  • Review product and support key points
  • Examine success with Amazon
  • Look at competitive threats from Dahua, Hikvision, more
  • Future Outlook

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Exacq favorability amongst integrators has declined sharply, in new IPVM statistics, compared to 2017 IPVM statistics for Exacq. Now, over 5 since...
Testing Bandwidth Vs. Low Light on Jan 16, 2019
Nighttime bandwidth spikes are a major concern in video surveillance. Many calculate bandwidth as a single 24/7 number, but bit rates vary...
Access Control Records Maintenance Guide on Jan 16, 2019
Weeding out old entries, turning off unused credentials, and updating who carries which credentials is as important as to maintaining security as...
UK Fines Security Firms For Illegal Direct Marketing on Jan 16, 2019
Two UK security firms have paid over $200,000 in fines for illegally making hundreds of thousands of calls to people registered on a government...
Access Control Cabling Tutorial on Jan 15, 2019
Access Control is only as reliable as its cables. While this aspect lacks the sexiness of other components, it remains a vital part of every...
Avigilon Favorability Results 2019 on Jan 15, 2019
Since IPVM's 2017 Avigilon favorability results, the company was acquired by Motorola and has shifted from being an aggressive startup to a more...
Gorilla Technology AI Provider, Raises $15 Million, Profiled on Jan 15, 2019
Gorilla Technology is a Taiwanese video analytics manufacturer that recently announced a $15 million investment from SBI Group, saying this...

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