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Forecast: Application-Specific Power Management ICs, Worldwide, 2018

Published: 13 March 2018

ID: G00328660

Analyst(s): George Brocklehurst


Automotive and industrial segments will significantly outperform the rest of the market with 6% and 5.2% CAGRs through 2021. However, technology strategic planners must factor in a longer time to market, higher development costs and longer payback when evaluating opportunities.

Table Of Contents

Forecast Data


  • Automotive Offers Growth, With Caveats
    • Top Three Automotive Opportunities
  • SoC Vendors Own the Smartphone PMIC Market
    • Top Three Smartphone Opportunities
  • Industrial Competes on the Operating Expenditure Value Proposition
    • Top Three Industrial Opportunities
  • Consumer Requires System-Level Differentiation
    • Top Three Consumer Opportunities


  • PMIC Average Selling Price (ASP)
    • Pricing Dynamics
  • Industry Structure
  • PMIC Unit Content
    • Functional Integration
  • System Design
  • Equipment Unit Production
    • Macroeconomic Factors
  • Channel Demand


  • Market Definition
    • Power Management Integrated Circuit Definition
  • Sizing the PMIC Semiconductor Market

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