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Market Share Analysis: Microcontrollers, Worldwide, 2013

Published: 02 May 2014

ID: G00258253

Analyst(s): Adib Carl Ghubril


The lift from a strong digital identification sector and from touch controllers in tablets and a resurgent industrial segment was hampered by a stuttering automotive segment, resulting in anemic growth that lagged the industry average. Makers of specialized and energy-efficient MCUs fared best.

Table Of Contents

Market Share Data

  • Market Share Data by MCU Bit Width
  • Market Share Data by MCU Application
    • Compute
    • Automotive
    • Wireless
    • Consumer
    • Industrial

Overall Market Segment Performance Analysis

Top Vendors Analyzed

  • Renesas Electronics
  • Freescale Semiconductor
  • STMicroelectronics
  • Microchip Technology

Other Notable Vendors

  • NXP Semiconductors

Mergers and Acquisitions

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