MEMS Market Tracker - Consumer and Mobile - H2 2012

Consumer MEMS Outlook Strong Thanks to New Usage

MEMS Market Tracker - Consumer and Mobile  |  January 15, 2013  | Subscribers Only

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The Consumer and Mobile MEMS Market Tracker measures revenue for first-level packaged components, ASPs, units, market share and the top mobile and consumer MEMS suppliers. Providing worldwide coverage for MEMS sensors such as those found in accelerometers, gyroscopes, RF MEMS switches, as well as silicon and quartz-based technologies, the market tracker provides 5-year annual, and 2-year rolling half-year reports.

Key Issues Addressed

  • Which MEMS sensors will be successful in cellphones in the upcoming years? What prospects are in store for accelerometers, gyroscopes, and pressure sensors?
  • What trends can be expected on multi-sensor integration? Will Inertial Measurement Units enter consumer products?
  • What real opportunities exist for RF MEMS? Will FBAR continue to grow? Will MEMS switches finally enter phones? Do MEMS oscillators have a chance against quartz?
  • What is the share of market for each MEMS sensor product and application?

Applicable To

  • MEMS Component Manufacturers: Marketing, Executives
  • ODMs: Manufacturers of cellphones, game controllers, PNDs, DSCs: Procurement, R&D and sensor integration
  • MEMS Foundries: Marketing
  • Equipment for MEMS, ASIC and Semiconductor Manufacturers, Packaging and Testing
  • Sales, Marketing

Table of Contents
Introduction
Executive Summary
Findings

  • Forecast revised upward in 2015-2016 time period
  • Compasses Added to Forecast
  • Motion Sensors for Handsets and Tablets Continue to be One of the Best Success Stories
  • MEMS Microphones, the sweet spot of consumer MEMS
  • Motion sensors get traction in wearable electronics and sport/fitness monitoring
  • Apple, Samsung but also Chinese OEMs Increasingly Weigh on the MEMS industry
  • 6-axis IMU will continue to rule the combo market

Market Update and Outlook

  • Consumer and Mobile Market by MEMS Device Type
  • Gyroscopes
  • Accelerometers
  • Compasses
  • Pressure Sensors
  • Combo Inertial Sensors
  • MEMS Microphones
  • Bulk Acoustic Wave (BAW) filters
  • MEMS Based Displays
  • Emerging MEMS for Consumer and Mobile Applications
  • Consumer and Mobile MEMS Market by End-Product
  • Leading MEMS Manufacturers for Consumer and Mobile MEMS Applications

Appendix A: Definitions (products, applications, regions)
Appendix B: Research Methodology

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Jérémie Bouchaud

Senior Director, MEMS & Sensors

Jérémie Bouchaud is unique to the MEMS industry – his breadth of MEMS device and application knowledge is unmatched, particularly in terms of automotive, consumer markets and...

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Marwan Boustany

Senior Analyst, MEMS & Sensors

Marwan Boustany covers the areas of MEMS and sensors for mobile and consumer technologies. His work includes the tracking of sensors in handsets, tablets, laptops, and sports and...

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