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Forecast Analysis: Mobile Phone and Consumer Electronics, Worldwide, 1Q11 Update

Published: 15 April 2011

ID: G00212131

Analyst(s): Paul O'Donovan, Mark Hung, Masatsune Yamaji , Adib Carl Ghubril, Marielena Oppenheimer, Ganesh Ramamoorthy, Hiroyuki Shimizu, John Barber, Jon Erensen


2011 will reveal more-normalized growth after a strong 2010; however, the evolution of technologies such as multicore, Wi-Fi and over-the-top video provides some intriguing opportunities for semiconductor vendors.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview


  • General Assumptions and Forecast Changes, 1Q11
    • Blue Laser DVD Players
    • Digital STBs
    • Digital Still Cameras
    • LCD TVs
    • Mobile Handsets
    • Portable Navigation Devices


  • Consumer Electronic Equipment, 1Q11 Forecast Update
    • Blue Laser DVD Players
    • Digital STBs
    • Digital Still Cameras
    • LCD TVs
    • Mobile Handsets
    • Portable Navigation Devices

Market Model

  • Forecast Components
    • Electronic Equipment Unit Production
    • Semiconductor Device Unit Content
    • Semiconductor Device ASPs
  • Influencing Factors
    • Channel Demand and End-Market Demand
    • Enterprise Budgets and Spending
    • Consumer Spending
    • System Design and Functional Integration
    • Features and Functions
    • Supply Versus Demand and Cost Reduction
    • R&D Spending
    • Capital Spending
  • Connections
    • Enterprise Budgets and Spending — Channel/End-Market Demand
    • Consumer Spending — Channel/End-Market Demand
    • Features and Functions — System Design
    • Device and Package Design — Functional Integration
    • Technology Node — Functional Integration
    • Device and Package Design — Features and Functions
    • Technology Node — Cost Reduction
    • Capital Spending — Manufacturing Utilization

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