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Competitive Landscape: CMOS Image Sensors, Worldwide, 2015

Published: 08 June 2015

ID: G00271798

Analyst(s): Hiroyuki Shimizu


The CMOS image sensor market is growing because of the increasing use of smartphones and tablets in recent years. Competition is becoming fierce. Product marketing managers at major CMOS image sensor vendors, such as Sony and OmniVision Technologies, are looking at developing new opportunities.

Table Of Contents


  • Competitive Situation and Trends
    • Making Profits From Smartphone Business Is Becoming Difficult
    • Despite Declining Profits, Technology Innovation Opens New Opportunities
    • CIS Companies Are Developing Specific Products for Automotive and Industrial Cameras
  • Market Players
  • The Future of Competition
  • Competitive Profiles
    • Galaxycore
    • OmniVision Technologies
    • On Semiconductor
    • Samsung Electronics
    • Sony
  • References and Methodology

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