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Forecast Overview: Nonoptical Semiconductor Sensors (Including MEMS), Worldwide, 2015

Published: 29 July 2015

ID: G00271830

Analyst(s): Adriana Blanco


The nonoptical semiconductor sensor market has enjoyed healthy growth during the past decade from different applications. The first wave was driven by automotive electronics, the second by sensors in consumer applications, and the next wave is expected to be driven by the Internet of Things.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview
  • Companion Documents

Market Description

  • MEMS Semiconductor Sensors
  • Nonoptical Sensor Market Concentration

Foundational Assumptions

  • Device and Package Design
  • Channel and End-Market Demand
  • Pricing Dynamics
  • Assumptions at Nonoptical Semiconductor Sensor Level, by Major Application
    • Automotive
    • Mobile Phones
    • Ultramobile Tablets
    • Consumer

Market Model or Methodology

  • Forecast Components
    • Electronic Equipment Unit Production
    • Nonoptical Sensor Unit Content
    • Nonoptical Sensor ASPs
    • Influencing Factors
  • Connections
    • Enterprise and Consumer Spending > Electronic Equipment Price Point > Channel and End-Market Demand
    • Features and Functions > System Design
    • Device and Package Design > Functional Integration
    • Technology Node > Device and Package Design > Functional Integration
    • Device and Package Design > Features and Functions
    • Technology Node > Cost Reduction
    • Capital Spending > Manufacturing Utilization

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