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Forecast Analysis: Mobile Phone and Consumer Electronics Unit Production and Semiconductor Content, Worldwide, 1Q13 Update

Published: 15 April 2013

ID: G00246564

Analyst(s): Paul O'Donovan, Jon Erensen , Michele Reitz, Hiroyuki Shimizu

Summary

Gartner's 2013 worldwide semiconductor growth, at 4.5%, was unchanged in 1Q13, to reach $312 billion, up from $299 billion in 2012. Smartphones and consumer electronics will contribute 68% of the total semiconductor growth for 2013 across all equipment categories.

Table Of Contents

Analysis

  • General Forecast Update and Analysis for 1Q13
  • Mobile Phones and Consumer Electronics, Detailed Analysis for 1Q13
    • Mobile Phones
    • Blue Laser DVD Players
    • Digital STBs
    • LCD TVs
    • Video Game Consoles

Assumptions

  • Changes in Unit Production by Application, 2013-2017
    • Mobile Phones
    • Blue Laser DVD Players
    • LCD TVs
    • Digital STBs
    • Video Game Consoles
  • Consumer Electronics Application Areas With Declining Unit Production Forecast
  • Semiconductor Device Unit Content
    • Features and Functions
    • Semiconductor Device and Package Design

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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