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Forecast: Nonoptical Sensors (including MEMS) for Mobile Phones and Media Tablets, Worldwide, 2013

Published: 18 October 2013

ID: G00255458

Analyst(s): Adriana Blanco


Nonoptical sensors for mobile phones and tablets will grow at a combined five-year rate of 21.3%, from $1.7 billion to $4.5 billion. Inertial sensor and MEMS microphone vendors will benefit the most from this growth, but there are still many opportunities for magnetic and pressure sensors vendors.

Table Of Contents

Forecast Data

  • Nonoptical Sensor Forecast for Mobile Phones
  • Nonoptical Sensor Forecast for Media Tablets


  • Inertial Sensors
  • Magnetic Sensors
  • Pressure Sensors
  • Temperature Sensors
  • Other Sensors
  • Updates for 3Q13 Forecast


  • Mobile Phones
  • Media Tablets

Forecast Methodology

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