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Market Insight: Top 10 Semiconductor Chip Buyers, Worldwide, 2017 (Preliminary)

Published: 10 January 2018

ID: G00346977

Analyst(s): Masatsune Yamaji

Summary

Leading OEMs, particularly Chinese OEMs, are increasing their chip spending as well as widening the use of their own ASIC designs. Semiconductor technology product marketing leaders must accurately assess customers' buying power to focus on the right opportunities.

Table Of Contents

Analysis

  • Top 10 Customers for Semiconductor Chip Vendors
    • Samsung Electronics
    • Apple
    • Dell
    • Lenovo
    • Huawei
    • BBK Electronics
    • HP Inc.
    • Hewlett Packard Enterprise
    • LG Electronics
    • Western Digital

Background and Context

  • How to Evaluate the Customer Value for Semiconductor Chip Vendors

The Impact

Conclusion

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