The market for semiconductors used in medical applications continues to drive worldwide revenue for industrial semiconductors despite only constituting 13 percent of the $43 billion market. Leading edge technology for wearable device platforms is a growth driver along with rapid migration to smaller form factors for legacy electronics used in imaging, diagnosis, therapeutic, and home medical products.
The Databeans Medical Market Tracker provides forecasts for semiconductors used in medical applications including designs used in over the counter consumer devices, therapeutic, and imaging equipment. Forecasts are provided by region, segment, application, and by product type. All segments of the semiconductor market are included. Market share is also provided for the suppliers as well as the OEMs and their estimated spending on silicon.
In 2018 the DSP market should reach $3.6 billion. The largest and fastest growing application segment is automotive. Automotive DSP sales are predicted to increase by 31 percent this year.
The Databeans DSP Market Tracker provides forecasts for DSP by region, market segment, application, and by product architecture. Market share is also provided.
The consumer application market for semiconductors is expected to reach $85 billion this year. Out of that total, the audio application market constitutes 30 percent. Worldwide revenue is expected to increase by 16 percent this and continue to grow at a compound annual growth rate of 10 percent over the forecast period.
The Databeans audio market tracker provides forecasts for audio applications by semiconductor product. Forecasts are provided by region and by application. Market share is also provided for the semiconductor suppliers as well as the OEMs. OEM spending on semiconductors is also estimated.
The timing devices market is expected to reach $3.7 billion this year. Integrated circuit solutions are expected to reach 2.2 billion. These products are quickly replacing legacy crystal solutions. The clock generation product family is the fastest growing as well as MEMs technology and CMOS solutions. Long term, revenue for this technology segment is expected to grow at a compound annual growth rate of 7 percent over the next five years.
Databeans provides the Timing Devices Market Tracker which includes 4 issues delivered every three months. Products covered include legacy crystal oscillators, PLLs, clock synthesizers, clock distribution ICs, and newer CMOS and MEMs timing products. Forecasts are provided for revenue and shipments by region, market segment, application area, and product type. Market share is also provided.