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New Robotics Kits Will Foster Increased Opportunity for Semiconductor Vendors

Published: 26 February 2015

ID: G00271134

Analyst(s): Gerald Van Hoy

Summary

Intel's recently introduced robotics kit shows that such kits are becoming less expensive yet more complete. This could bring more potential developers and enthusiasts to robotics and create more opportunities for marketing managers at semiconductor vendors to enter this growing market.

Table Of Contents
  • Impacts

Analysis

  • The Robotic Developers' Market Was About Building From Scratch

Impacts and Recommendations

  • Intel's low-cost offering of a complete robotics kit changes the market's competitive dynamics and the outlook for semiconductor marketing managers
  • Low-cost robotics kits are creating a viable educational/hobbyist market that semiconductor marketing managers should consider investing in
    • More Kits and Robotic Products for All Levels and Ages

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