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Market Share Analysis: Mobile Phone Application-Specific Semiconductors, Worldwide, 2017

Published: 09 May 2018

ID: G00347206

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


Mobile phone application-specific semiconductor revenue significantly underperformed the market, increasing 3.7% in 2017 to $40.4 billion. Technology product management leaders should use this data to identify key partners, not only for smartphones 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 Front End and Transceivers
    • Wireless Connectivity

Top Vendors Analyzed

  • No. 1: Qualcomm
  • No. 2: Apple
  • No. 3: MediaTek
  • No. 4: Broadcom (Formerly Avago)
  • No. 5: Skyworks Solutions

Mergers and Acquisitions

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