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Market Insight: 3 IoT Design Imperatives From the Smartphone Industry

Published: 13 July 2018

ID: G00355793

Analyst(s): Jon Erensen


There are many parallels between the smartphone ecosystem and consumer IoT segments gaining volume. Technology product managers at IoT manufacturers must anticipate disruption in these segments by learning lessons from the smartphone market.

Table Of Contents


  • Lesson 1: One-Stop Shop
    • Take-Away
    • Smartphone Parallels
  • Lesson 2: Custom Silicon
    • Take-Away
    • Smartphone Parallel: Custom Silicon
  • Lesson 3: Sources of Differentiation
    • Take-Away
    • Smartphone Parallel: Sources of Differentiation

Background and Context

The Impact


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