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Forecast: Semiconductor Design Intellectual Property, Worldwide, 2013 Update

Published: 25 July 2013

ID: G00246558

Analyst(s): Ganesh Ramamoorthy


The improved outlook for the global semiconductor market and continuing growth in smartphones and tablets has prompted Gartner to increase its revenue growth forecast for the third-party global semiconductor design IP market during 2013.

Table Of Contents

Forecast Data


  • Key Forecast Changes
    • Overall Market
    • Revenue Components
    • Market Segments


  • New Chip Design Starts
  • Chip ASP
  • Chip Unit Shipment
  • Rate of Third-party IP Adoption

Forecast Methodology

  • Market Model
  • Forecast Components
    • Number of Third-Party Design IP Licenses
    • Design IP License ASP
    • Design IP Royalty Rate
    • Semiconductor Devices Shipped With Third-Party Design IP
  • Influencing Factors
    • New Device Design Starts
    • Functional Integration
    • Technology Node
    • End-Market Demand
    • Features and Functions
    • R&D Spending
    • Device ASP and Device Unit Shipment
    • Electronic Equipment Unit Production
    • Supply vs. Demand and Cost Reduction
  • Connections
    • Features and Functions (End-Market Demand)
    • Technology Node (Functional Integration)
    • Technology Node (Cost Reduction)

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