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Competitive Landscape: Display Driver ICs, 2017

Published: 20 June 2017

ID: G00321027

Analyst(s): Claire Wen


Traditional price cutting and incremental feature improvement strategies will not be successful in the increasingly dynamic market for display driver integrated circuits. To compete effectively, technology strategic planners at DDI vendors must take a new, solution-oriented approach.

Table Of Contents


  • Competitive Situation and Trends
    • Offering One-Chip Solutions for Smartphones
    • DDI Subsidiaries Have the Advantage, but Independent Vendors Can Gain Too
    • Chinese DDI Vendors Benefit From Government Policies and Local Players
  • Market Players
  • The Future of Competition
    • "Product-Oriented" Will Move to "Solution-Oriented"
    • Collaborating With the Supply Chain to Gain and Retain Customers
  • Competitive Profiles
    • Samsung
    • Novatek Microelectronics
    • Synaptics
    • Himax Technologies
    • Silicon Works
    • MagnaChip Semiconductor
    • New Vision Microelectronics
    • GalaxyCore
  • References and Methodology
  • Definitions

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