The drive for increased sensor capabilities continues in 2017. IHS Markit has carefully tracked the trend for sensor use in wearables and smart phones which are the focus areas of this report. This report covers environment sensors (gas, humidity and ultraviolet) and optical health sensors (heart rate, blood pressure and blood glucose).
Each product has unit, revenue and average selling price forecasts to 2020 for mobile handsets and wearables. In addition to the data, the market is covered qualitatively considering use cases, challenges and technologies in depth. A market share for heart sensors is among the new features added this year as part of this detailed 95-page report.
This 2017 report was researched thoroughly with many interviews with suppliers. The report contains detailed analysis of the suppliers participating in the market.
Principal Analyst, LEDs & Lighting
Jamie Fox is a principal analyst and is focused on the markets for LEDs and other optoelectronic components. Based in the UK, he is the lead analyst for...
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 fitness products.