Interface products include display interface, Ethernet, LVDS, PCI, PCIe, RS-232/422/485, UARTs, USB, and ESD protection devices. Combined the market is estimated at $4.7 billion and it is growing at a healthy 9 percent compound annual growth rate. This year, the market is expected to outperform the overall semiconductor market with an estimated increase of 5 percent by the end of the year. This tracker provides subscribers with forecasts for interface by product type, region, application, and market segment. Market share is also provided.
The interface market is expected to post a modest recovery in 2016. Interface products include analog as well as digital interconnect devices that are used connect electronics. Standards and products include serial (RS-232, RS-422, RS-485), USB, PCI, display, LVDS, UARTs, Ethernet, and MODEMs. This tracker provides forecasts for the $4.7 billion interface market. Forecasts are provided by region, market segment, application, and product type. Market share is also provided for analog and digital interconnect by region. Worldwide market share is provided by product and standard.
The interface IC market is made up by analog and digital interconnect products. Products include RS-232, RS-422, RS-485, USB, PCI, PCIe, Firewire, Display, CAN, and LVDS for analog and Ethernet, UARTs, controllers and modems for digital interconnect. The analog interface market is expected to reach $2.1 billion this year with a growth rate of 6 percent while digital interconnect is expected to reach $2.3 billion with a growth rate of 5 percent. This tracker provides forecasts by region, market segment, application, and by product type. Market share is also provided.
The market for interface ICs is expected to reach $4.6 billion this year which is the same as it was in 2014. Analog interface makes up $2 billion of this market. While unit shipments have grown significantly this year, eroding ASPs has put the brakes on revenue growth, particularly in the analog IC market. This tracker provides revenue and shipment forecasts for interface ICs including RS-232, RS-422 and RS-485, USB, PCIe and PCI, Firewire, Display, CAN, LVDS, Ethernet, UARTs, and other digital interconnect. Forecasts are provided by region, application market, and by product type. Market share is also provided.