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Market Trends: Emerging Opportunities for CMOS Image Sensors in IoT Devices, Worldwide, 2016

Published: 14 June 2016

ID: G00295241

Analyst(s): Hiroyuki Shimizu


CMOS image sensors are expected to become an endpoint in the IoT market. Product leaders in CIS companies must prepare for the emerging opportunities in the automotive, wearable device, robot and drone segments.

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Market Trend

  • Emerging IoT Applications for Image Sensors
    • Automotive ADAS, Entertainment Systems and Dash Cams Will Be Major CIS IoT Devices
    • Entertainment and Security Features Will Increase In-Home Cameras
    • Emerging Cross-Industry Devices (Drones and Robots) Will Assist With Human Activities

Vendors to Watch

  • Microsoft
  • Samsung
  • Subaru (Fuji Heavy Industries)

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