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Market Share Analysis: Mobile Phone Application-Specific Semiconductors, Worldwide, 2016

Published: 25 May 2017

ID: G00325552

Analyst(s): Bill Ray, Roger Sheng, Jon Erensen

Summary

Mobile phone application-specific semiconductor revenue increased by 4.3% in 2016 to $39.2 billion. Technology strategic planners should use this data to identify key partners and platform builders, not only for mobile phones but also for adjacent markets, including the IoT.

Table Of Contents

Market Share Data

Overall Market Segment Performance Analysis

  • Mobile Phone Semiconductors by Major Category
    • Cellular Baseband Processors
    • Application and Multimedia Processors
    • RF Devices
    • Wireless Connectivity

Top Vendors Analyzed

  • No. 1: Qualcomm
  • No. 2: Apple
  • No. 3: MediaTek
  • No. 4: Broadcom Ltd. (Formerly Avago)
  • No. 5: Samsung Electronics

Mergers and Acquisitions

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