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Market Share Analysis: Mobile Phone Application-Specific Semiconductors, Worldwide, 2012

Published: 28 May 2013

ID: G00246505

Analyst(s): Mark Hung, Jon Erensen , Roger Sheng


Mobile phone application-specific semiconductor revenue increased 12.1% in 2012 to $30.9 billion, significantly outperforming the total semiconductor market, which declined 2.6%. Samsung, Qualcomm and Broadcom were the standout vendors in the top 10.

Table Of Contents

Market Share Data

Overall Market Segment Performance Analysis

  • Overall Market Trends
    • Cellular Baseband Processors
    • Application and Multimedia Processors
    • RF Devices
    • Wireless Connectivity

Top Vendors Analyzed

  • No. 1: Qualcomm
  • No. 2: Samsung Electronics
  • No. 3: MediaTek
  • No. 4: Broadcom
  • No. 5: Intel

Mergers and Acquisitions

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