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Forecast Analysis: Consumer Electronics Semiconductor Revenue and Unit Production, Worldwide, 1Q14 Update

Published: 08 April 2014

ID: G00258413

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


In 2014, consumer electronics will contribute $42.6 billion of the overall $332.5 billion semiconductor revenue but will deliver only 7.3% of the growth, much of which will come from TVs, set-top boxes and video game consoles.

Table Of Contents


  • CE Forecast Update, 1Q14 — CE Semiconductor Revenue Flat to 2018
  • Updates Since Our 4Q13 Forecast
  • Detailed Analysis for CE, 1Q14 Update
    • Digital STBs
    • LCD TVs
    • Video Game Consoles
    • Remaining Categories and Significant Changes


  • Unit Production Assumptions by Application
    • Digital Camcorders and DSCs
    • Digital STBs Overall Summary
    • TVs, Summary
    • Video Game Hardware
    • Remaining Categories
  • Semiconductor Device Unit Content in CE
    • 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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