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Forecast: Cellular Baseband Processors, Worldwide, 2016-2021

Published: 19 January 2018

ID: G00340302

Analyst(s): Jon Erensen , Roger Sheng


Driven by smartphones and increasing cellular adoption in IoT endpoints, the cellular baseband market will grow from $20.6 billion in 2016 to $29.3 billion in 2021. Technology strategic planners should prepare product strategies tailored to 5G infrastructure development progress in various markets.

Table Of Contents

Forecast Data


  • Integrated BPs in Mobile Phones
  • Launch of 5G
  • Growing IoT Connections Using Cellular Technologies


  • Functional Integration
  • Supplier Dynamics
  • System Design
  • Technology Node
  • End-Market Demand
  • Regional Regulation and Standards


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