skip to main content
Close Icon We use cookies to improve your website experience.  To learn about our use of cookies and how you can manage your cookie settings, please see our Cookie Policy.  By continuing to use the website, you consent to our use of cookies.
Global Search Configuration


The wireline broadband access equipment market forecast model covers equipment units, ASPs, and revenues for FTTx PON, xDSL, and CMTS through 2022. The wireline broadband access equipment market is forecast to grow from an estimated $8bn in 2016 revenues to over $9.1bn in 2020.


  • FTTx PON equipment is driving the forecast, with a CAGR of 1.9% from 2017 to 2022, offsetting meaningful declines in xDSL equipment revenues and slight declines in CMTS equipment revenues.
  • Next-gen PON equipment revenues are forecast to represent more than 50% of total PON equipment revenues by 2022.
  • revenues will grow rapidly, representing more than 30% of total xDSL revenues in 2022.

Features and Benefits

  • Assesses the wireline broadband access equipment market by segment including FTTx PON, xDSL, and CMTS for numerous regions, subregions, and China.
  • Analyzes equipment units (ports), ASPs, and revenues for existing equipment and next-gen equipment such as XGS-PON, NG-PON2,, and DOCSIS 3.1.
  • Compares major differences to last year's forecast.
  • Identifies the key drivers for the overall growth in the broadband wireline access equipment market.

Key questions answered

  • When will shipments of next-gen PON equipment ramp? Which regions are expected to deploy next-gen PON? How quickly will ASPs decline?
  • How quickly will equipment revenues become meaningful? Which regions are likely to deploy
  • When will shipments of DOCSIS 3.1 become meaningful?

Table of contents


  • Introduction
  • Download 1: Wireline Broadband Access Equipment Forecast (PON, xDSL, CMTS): 2016–22

Have any questions? Speak to a Specialist

Europe, Middle East & Africa team: +44 7771 980316

Asia-Pacific team: +61 (0)3 960 16700

US team: +1 212-652-5335

Email us at

You can also contact your named/allocated Client Services Executive using their direct dial.
PR enquiries - Email us at

Contact marketing -

Already an Ovum client? Login to the Knowledge Center now