DALLAS, April 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a new market research reportGesture Recognition & Touchless Sensing Market(2013 - 2018): By Technology (RFID, IR, Capacitive); Product (Biometric, Gaming, Smartphone); Application (Healthcare, Consumer Electronics, Automotive); Geography (Americas, EMEA, & APAC), the total touchless sensing and gesture recognition market is expected to reach$15.02 billionby 2018 growing at a CAGR of34.94%from 2013 to 2018. Browse >> 106 market data tables 54 figures 299 pages and an in-depth Table of Content on Gesture Recognition & Touchless Sensing Market. < end_indent>http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/touchless-sensing-gesturing-market-369.html Early buyers will receive 10% customization on reports. Hygiene concerns and growth in demand of contact free authentication has boosted the Touchless Sensing market. In overall touchless sensing market, government application will be the highest revenue generator and lead the market from the demand side. America's lead the touchless sensing market for both sanitary equipment and touchless biometric products; Europe follows shortly The concept of gesture recognition has come into major attention with the launch of Microsoft's Kinect in 2010. The new and enhanced user experience offered by various technologies has gathered interest from a number of OEMs across many applications. This has resulted in the launch of products ranging from smart TVs to smartphones that are integrated with gesture recognition technologies. The report's detailed segmentation by technology, by applications, and by geography covers all the existing and emerging technologies in the touchless sensing and gesture recognition market. The major technologies that have been extensively covered in the report are the 2D camera based, infrared sensor arrays, capacitive/electric near field, ultrasonic and 3D technologies including stereoscopic, structured lighting, and 3D time-of-flight The touchless sensing market statistics are given by products, application and geography. The broad markets of touchless sanitary equipment and touchless biometrics have been segmented by the various products. These include Faucets, Soap Dispenser, Trash-Can, Paper Towel, Flushes, and Hand Dryer for sanitary equipment and Fingerprint, Iris Recognition, Face Recognition, and Voice Recognition for touchless biometrics.