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Competitive Landscape: Smartphone ODMs and EMS Companies, 2017

Published: 07 April 2017

ID: G00320209

Analyst(s): Roger Sheng , Ben Lee


Outsourcing of smartphone production from OEM vendors to ODMs and EMS companies is increasing. Technology strategic planners at semiconductor vendors must react to the competition and gain design wins by enriching their offerings to the supply chains and partnerships of smartphone production.

Table Of Contents


  • Competitive Situation and Trends
    • China's EMS/ODMs Gain Growth Momentum Along With China's OEMs in Smartphones
    • Scale Does Matter for EMS/ODMs to Sustain Competitiveness
    • Two Tiers and Two Service Types
  • Market Players
  • The Future of Competition
  • Competitive Profiles
    • FIH Mobile
    • Pegatron
    • Wingtech
    • Huaqin
    • Wind
  • References and Methodology

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