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Forecast Analysis: Cellular-Embedded Notebooks, Ultramobiles and Mobile Hot Spot Devices, Worldwide, 2014-2019

Published: 27 April 2015

ID: G00277500

Analyst(s): Mikako Kitagawa , Tracy Tsai , Tuong Nguyen , Roger Sheng


Users' demand for ubiquitous Internet access for mobile, social and information drives the adoption of cellular-embedded notebooks, ultramobiles and mobile hot spot devices, with a 7.3% CAGR for 2014 through 2019. TSPs monetize the growth by providing the connecting experience users will pay for.

Table Of Contents
  • Companion Documents

Forecast Data

  • Scope of Cellular-Embedded Devices and Definitions
    • Definition

Market Impact

  • Ultramobiles Lead the Growth Among All Cellular-Embedded Devices
    • Notebooks and Ultramobiles, Premium
    • Ultramobiles, Basic and Utility
    • Mobile Hot Spot Devices
  • Businesses Drive the Adoption of Cellular-Embedded Ultramobiles
  • Device Vendors and CSPs Collaborate to Monetize Cellular-Embedded Devices


  • Methodology
    • Forecast Components
    • Influencing Factors
    • Connections

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