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Invest Implications: 'Market Insight: MEMS-Based Semiconductor Sensor Capacity Insufficient for IoT Demand in 2020'

Published: 11 November 2014

ID: G00272092

Analyst(s): Tim Mahon

Summary

MEMS-based nonoptical sensors are key to the future of the Internet of Things. Each "thing" is estimated to have an average of three sensors, many of which will be MEMS-based. In 2020, the IoT is projected to demand 24.9 billion MEMS-based nonoptical sensors.

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