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Market Share Analysis: Microcontrollers, Worldwide, 2014

Published: 08 May 2015

ID: G00271961

Analyst(s): Adriana Blanco , Gerald Van Hoy , Nolan Reilly , Amy Teng


Microcontroller revenue grew 5.7% in 2014 to $15.8 billion, with Renesas Electronics firmly in the top spot, followed by Freescale and STMicroelectronics. Automotive remained the largest application market with 6% growth, followed by industrial, which grew the fastest at 10.9%.

Table Of Contents

Market Share Data

Overall Market Segment Performance Analysis

  • MCU Market Performance by Bit Width
  • Market Performance by Applications

Selected Top Vendors Analyzed

  • No. 1 — Renesas Technology
  • No. 2 — Freescale Semiconductor
  • No. 3 — STMicroelectronics
  • No. 4 — Microchip Technology
  • No. 5 — NXP Semiconductors
  • No. 6 — Texas Instruments
  • No. 7 — Infineon Technologies

Mergers and Acquisitions

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