Audio Market

 

Q3 2017 Audio Market Tracker

The audio market is expected to reach $22 billion this year. This market includes semiconductor sales to all products used in the consumer, automotive, and consumer space that require audio components. The automotive market in particular is growing due to customer demand and automotive manufacturers responding with better standard subsystems which now include Bluetooth streaming and connectivity with mobile equipment. 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.

Q2 2017 Audio Market Tracker

The market for semiconductors used in audio applications is expected to grow by 13 percent this year thanks to improved conditions in the analog market. Analog revenue from audio applications is expected to grow by 8 percent this year, bringing up the entire market. Audio applications includes all audio applications in the consumer segment plus audio used in automotive applications and in the computer market. This tracker provides forecasts for those 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.

Q3 2016 Audio Market Tracker

The market for semiconductors used in audio applications is expected to grow by 6 percent this year thanks to improved conditions in the analog market. Analog revenue from audio applications is expected to grow by 9 percent this year, bringing up the entire market. Audio applications includes all audio applications in the consumer segment plus audio used in automotive applications and in the computer market. This tracker provides forecasts for those 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.

Q2 2016 Audio Market Tracker

Audio applications constitute 28 percent of overall consumer semiconductor revenue which is expected to remain flat this year, but has long term growth potential of 8 percent per year. Audio applications are found primarily in the automotive, computer, and consumer segments and include all families of semiconductors. This tracker provides forecasts for semiconductors used in audio applications. Forecasts are provided by region, application segment, application type, and by product type. Market share is also provided for total consumer semiconductors, special purpose audio analog and special purpose logic for audio and video applications. Market share is also provided for consumer electronics OEMs along with estimates of semiconductor spending by each.