Gartner Research

Forecast: Digital Still Cameras, Worldwide, 2013 Update

Published: 20 March 2013

ID: G00246139

Analyst(s): Hiroyuki Shimizu

Summary

The market for digital still cameras, which is facing severe competition from smartphones and other mobile devices, declined by 3.6% in 2012. Semiconductor suppliers should concentrate on mirrorless cameras with interchangeable lenses and high-quality compacts with more features.

Table Of Contents

Forecast Data

Analysis

  • The Growing Market for Cameras With Interchangeable Lenses
  • Wireless Connectivity and Cloud are Key
  • DSC Semiconductor Trend
    • Image Sensors
    • Image Processors

Assumptions

Forecast Methodology

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