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Forecast Analysis: Mobile Phones and Consumer Electronics, Worldwide, 2Q11 Update

Published: 15 July 2011

ID: G00214825

Analyst(s): Marielena Oppenheimer, Jamie Wang, Paul O'Donovan, Ben Lee , Masatsune Yamaji , Jon Erensen


Smartphones and media tablets are the two main semiconductor growth drivers in 2011. They offer additional choice in mobile computing platforms because they provide portability and useful features at a reasonable price point.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview


  • General Assumptions and Forecast Changes, 2Q11
    • Digital STBs
    • LCD TVs
    • Media Tablets
    • Mini-notebook PCs
    • Mobile Handsets
    • Portable Navigation Devices


  • Consumer Electronic Equipment, 2Q11 Forecast Update
    • Digital STBs
    • LCD TVs
    • Media Tablets
    • Mini-notebook PCs
    • 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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