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Innovation Insight: Printed Electronics Drive Electronic Device Innovation

Published: 30 March 2015

ID: G00272017

Analyst(s): Pete Basiliere, Dean Freeman


Printed electronics technology is emerging as a viable electronics manufacturing technique. Internet of Things device and printed electronics product managers should use this research to understand how printed electronics will facilitate growth in IoT and other electronics manufacturing markets.

Table Of Contents


  • Innovation Description/Definition
  • Business Impact
    • Devices Leveraging Printed Electronics
    • Technologies Supporting Printed Electronics
    • Adoption Rate
  • Risks
    • Reliability or Useful Lifetime Needs to Be Improved
    • Resolution Limits Below 0.5 Micron May Restrict Applications
    • Materials
    • IT Impact
  • Key Technology Providers

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