Sensors Market in Consumer Electronics by Product (Touch, Image, Motion, Temperature, Position, Pressure), Application (Entertainment, I.T., Communication Products, Home Appliances), & Geography (North America, Europe, APAC, ROW) - Worldwide Market Forecasts and Analysis (2013 - 2020)

Although sensors in consumer electronics have been in the market for quite a long time, the high power consumption and large size with the associated cost has been limiting their applications to new products like wearable devices. However, this scenario is rapidly changing with the market consistently moving towards smaller size of IC chips, which could help in reducing the overall cost of ownership to a great extent. The use of sensors for upcoming applications in health monitoring, indoor navigation will surely drive this market to new horizons.

This research study on the sensors market in consumer electronics focuses on various product segments such as Touch, Image, Motion, Pressure, Position and Temperature Sensor. While Touch and Image are relatively mature product segments, Motion and Pressure are expected to grow at higher CAGRs during the forecast period. Apart from these product segments, the report is sub segmented by applications such as Entertainment, Information Technology, Communication Products, and Home Appliances.

The report also draws the competitive landscape of the global sensors market in consumer electronics, analyzing the major players and the strategies adopted by them for growth in the market.Apart from the market segmentation data, the report also includes qualitative analysis of various market dynamics such as the drivers, restraints, opportunities, burning issues, and winning imperatives. It also analyzes the overall market through various models; such as the Porter’s five forces model. The report includes profiles of major market players with their respective market share analysis.

Sensors market in consumer electronics application is gaining market penetration by leaps and new technologies are evolving daily. These sensors form the core of any electronics device and are making our daily life easier and productive. Thanks to the advancement in the technologies; it is now possible to leverage higher technologies for processing a heap of data of our daily lives and making systems around us smarter and responsive to our daily needs.

The single largest key driver of the sensors in consumer electronics is the growth of mobile phones and tablets market. Almost all the sensors in consumer electronics application will see largest value and volume growth mainly from this segment. Another major application gaining traction is the growth of wearable devices. Right from health sensors to gesture detection, wearable devices are increasing functionality at tremendous pace. Other key drivers for the market are demand for all in one PCs, need for security and surveillance cameras, demand for camera based mobile phones and tablets with motion stabilization, higher accuracy for motion sensing for gaming applications, Indoor navigation applications. Sensors in consumer electronics in spite of being a must use case with its exceptional demand, still has some restraints for its market growth. The key market restraints can be classified as: Lack of product differentiation, alternatives available at low cost, large size and higher power consumption, competition within technologies and accuracy and responsiveness during performance.

This report focuses on giving a bird’s eye-view of the complete sensors market in consumer electronics industry with regards to the products market, with detailed market segmentations, combined with qualitative analysis of each and every aspect of the classification on the basis of application and geography. All the numbers both revenue and volume, at every level of detail, are forecasted till 2020, to give a glimpse of the potential revenue based in this market.

Major players in this sensors market include Sony Corp (Japan), STMicroelectronics (Switzerland), Aptina Imaging (US), Synaptics(US), Cypress Semiconductors (U.S.), Bosch Sensortec(Germany), Freescale Semiconductors (U.S.), Omnivision Technologies (US), AKM Semiconductors (US), Samsung (Japan), Texas Instruments (US) and so on.

Sensors Market In Consumer Electronics Segmentation Infograph (2013-2020)

Sensors Market

Source: MarketsandMarkets Analysis

The total market value is estimated to be $15.27 billion in 2013, which is likely to increase till $ 29.25 billion by 2020 with an estimated CAGR of 9.7%. The influence of smart phones and tablets will drive the market to the upper limits. The motion sensors market is expected to have the highest growth in this period mainly driven by gyroscopes

Table Of Contents

TABLE OF CONTENTS

1 INTRODUCTION 27

1.1 KEY TAKE-AWAYS 27
1.2 REPORT DESCRIPTION 27
1.3 MARKETS COVERED 28
1.4 STAKEHOLDERS 29
1.5 RESEARCH METHODOLOGY 30
1.5.1 FORECASTING APPROACH FOR SENSORS MARKET IN CONSUMER ELECTRONICS 31
1.5.2 KEY DATA POINTS TAKEN FROM SECONDARY SOURCES 34
1.5.3 KEY DATA POINTS TAKEN FROM PRIMARY SOURCES 35
1.5.4 REPORT ASSUMPTIONSNOTES 35
1.6 LIST OF COMPANIES COVERED DURING STUDY 38

2 EXECUTIVE SUMMARY 40

3 MARKET OVERVIEW 45

3.1 EVOLUTION OF SENSORS 46
3.2 APPLICATION LIFE CYCLE OF SENSORS, 2013 47
3.2.1 APPLICATION LIFE CYCLE OF TOUCH SENSOR 47
3.2.2 APPLICATION LIFE CYCLE OF IMAGE SENSOR 48
3.2.3 APPLICATION LIFE CYCLE OF MOTION SENSOR 49
3.2.4 APPLICATION LIFE CYCLE OF PRESSURE SENSOR 50
3.2.5 APPLICATION LIFE CYCLE OF TEMPERATURE SENSOR 51
3.2.6 APPLICATION LIFE CYCLE OF POSITION SENSOR 52
3.3 MARKET DEFINITION 52
3.4 MARKET SEGMENTATION 53
3.5 PORTER’S FIVE FORCE MODEL 54
3.5.1 THREAT OF NEW ENTERANTS 55
3.5.2 THREAT OF SUBSTITUTES 56
3.5.3 BUYER’S BARGAINING POWER 57
3.5.4 SUPPLIER’S BARGAINING POWER 58
3.5.5 COMPETETIVE RIVALRY 59
3.6 VALUE CHAIN ANALYSIS FOR SENSORS MARKET IN CONSUMER ELECTRONICS 60

4 GLOBAL SENSOR MARKET IN CONSUMER ELECTRONICS, BY PRODUCTS 63

4.1 INTRODUCTION 64
4.2 TOUCH SENSOR 64
4.2.1 INTRODUCTION 64
4.2.2 KEY COMPANIES OFFERING TOUCH SENSOR 64
4.2.3 MARKET DYNAMICS 65
4.2.3.1 Drivers 65
4.2.3.1.1 Continuous Growth of the Capacitive Touch Sensors Enabled Devices in the Consumer Electronics Sector 66
4.2.3.1.2 Consumer Preference of Wearable Devices 67
4.2.3.1.3 Increasing Demand of the All-in-One PCs 67
4.2.3.2 Restraints 67
4.2.3.2.1 Lack of Product Differentiation 68
4.2.3.2.2 Alternative Technologies Available at Low Cost 68
4.2.3.3 Opportunities 68
4.2.3.3.1 Replacement of Indium Tin Oxide 68
4.2.3.3.2 Curved Touch Sensors 69
4.2.3.3.3 Emerging Retail and Media Applications 69
4.2.3.3.4 Emerging Applications of the Capacitive Sensors in the Field of Nanotechnology 69
4.2.3.4 Burning Issue 70
4.2.3.4.1 Optical Technology Entering the Small Display Market 70
4.2.3.5 Winning Imperatives 70
4.2.3.5.1 Localizing Products for the Niche Market 70
4.2.3.5.2 High Signal to Noise Ratio (SNR) for the Sensing Applications 71
4.2.4 TECHNOLGY TYPES OF TOUCH SENSOR 71
4.2.4.1 Capacitive Touch Sensor 71
4.2.4.1.1 Properties of the Capacitive Sensors 72
4.2.4.1.2 Advantages and Disadvantages of the Capacitive Sensing Technology 74
4.2.4.1.2.1 Advantages 75
4.2.4.1.2.2 Disadvantages 76
4.2.4.1.3 Major Players Offering Capacitive Touch Sensor 77
4.2.4.2 Resistive Touch Sensor 77
4.2.4.3 Infrared and Surface Acoustic Wave (SAW) 77
4.2.5 COMPARISON ANALYSIS OF TOUCH SENSORS 78
4.2.6 TOUCH SENSOR MARKET BY PRODUCTS 80
4.3 IMAGE SENSOR 94
4.3.1 INTRODUCTION 94
4.3.2 HISTORY AND EVOLUTION OF IMAGE SENSORS 95
4.3.3 KEYCOMPANIES OFFERING IMAGE SENSOR 96
4.3.4 MARKET DYNAMICS 97
4.3.4.1 Market Drivers 98
4.3.4.1.1 Demand for Camera-Based Mobile Phones and Tablets 98
4.3.4.1.2 Need of Security and Surveillance Cameras 98
4.3.4.1.3 Automation in Factories and Industries 98
4.3.4.1.4 Improved Efficiency due to BSI Technology 99
4.3.4.2 Market Restraints 99
4.3.4.2.1 Heavy Maintenance and Refurbishment Costs for High End Devices 99
4.3.4.2.2 Low Power Efficiency Of CCDs (Charge Couple Device) 100
4.3.4.3 Market Opportunities 100
4.3.4.3.1 Increased Performance Parameters 100
4.3.4.3.2 Automated Medical Capsules 100
4.3.4.3.3 Gesture Recognition Technology 101
4.3.4.3.4 Graphene based Sensors 101
4.3.4.4 Burning Issue 101
4.3.4.4.1 IP Infringement 101
4.3.4.5 Winning Imperatives 102
4.3.4.5.1 Curved Image Sensor 102
4.3.4.5.2 Single Photon Image Sensors 102
4.3.5 TECHNOLOGY TYPES OF IMAGE SENSOR 103
4.3.5.1 CMOS 103
4.3.5.2 CCD (Charge Couple Device) 103
4.3.5.3 CIS (Contact Image Sensor) 103
4.3.6 GLOBAL IMAGE SENSOR MARKET BY PRODUCTS 104
4.4 MOTION SENSOR 116
4.4.1 INTRODUCTION 116
4.4.2 KEY COMAPNIES OFFERING MOTION SENSOR 116
4.4.3 MARKET DYNAMICS 117
4.4.3.1 Drivers 118
4.4.3.1.1 Growing Demand for Tablet PCs, Notebooks, and Mobile Phones 118
4.4.3.1.2 Demand in Image Stabilization Applications 119
4.4.3.1.3 Demand for Motion Sensors in Gaming 119
4.4.3.2 Market Restraints 119
4.4.3.2.1 Availability of Alternatives at Low Cost 119
4.4.3.2.2 Power Consumption in Smart Phones 120
4.4.3.3 Opportunity 120
4.4.3.3.1 Motion Detection in Indoor Navigation using Accelerometers 120
4.4.3.3.2 Motion Sensors for Wearable devices 120
4.4.3.4 Burning Issues 120
4.4.3.4.1 Fast Pace Replacement of Technologies 120
4.4.3.4.2 Convergence of Multiple Applications/Products into One 121
4.4.3.5 Winning Imperatives 121
4.4.3.5.1 Demand for Multi-Touch Sensors 121
4.4.3.5.2 New Product Launches 122
4.4.4 TECHNOLOGY TYPES OF MOTION SENSOR 122
4.4.4.1 MEMS Accelerometers 122
4.4.4.2 MEMS Gyroscopes 123
4.4.4.3 Digital Compass 123
4.4.4.4 Motion Sensor Combo 124
4.4.5 GLOBAL MOTION SENSOR MARKET VALUE, BY PRODUCTS 125
4.5 TEMPERATURE SENSORS 137
4.5.1 INTRODUCTION 137
4.5.2 KEY COMAPNIES OFFERING TEMPERATURE SENSOR 138
4.5.3 MARKET DYNAMICS 139
4.5.3.1 Drivers 140
4.5.3.1.1 Demand in Consumer Electronic Application 140
4.5.3.1.2 Need of Temperature Monitoring in
Hard Drives of PC and Laptops 140
4.5.3.1.3 Increasing Government Intervention 140
4.5.3.2 Market Restraints 141
4.5.3.2.1 Competition within the Technologies 141
4.5.3.2.2 High Pricing 141
4.5.3.3 Opportunities 141
4.5.3.3.1 Technological Developments 141
4.5.3.3.2 Emergence of MEMS in Temperature Sensing 142
4.5.3.4 Burning Issues 142
4.5.3.4.1 Protective Policy of Chinese Government 142
4.5.3.5 Winning Imperative 142
4.5.3.5.1 Focus on Potential in Emerging Markets 142
4.5.4 GLOBAL TEMPERATUR SENSOR MARKET, BY PRODUCTS 143
4.6 POSTION SENSOR 153
4.6.1 INTRODUCTION 153
4.6.2 KEY COMAPNIES OFFERING POSITION SENSOR 154
4.6.3 MARKET DYNAMICS 154
4.6.3.1 Drivers 155
4.6.3.1.1 Consumer Electronics Applications 155
4.6.3.1.2 Automotive Applications 155
4.6.3.2 Restraints 155
4.6.3.2.1 Manufacturing Excellence 155
4.6.3.3 Opportunities 156
4.6.3.3.1 Gesture Based Applications 156
4.6.3.4 Burning Issues 156
4.6.3.4.1 Accuracy 156
4.6.3.5 Winning Imperatives 157
4.6.3.5.1 Touchless Sensing Application 157
4.6.4 KEY APPLICATIONS FOR LINEAR, PROXIMITY AND ROTARY POSTION SENSORS 157
4.6.5 GLOBAL POSTION SENSOR MARKET, BY PRODUCTS 159
4.7 PRESSURE SENSORS 165
4.7.1 INTRODUCTION 165
4.7.2 KEY COMAPNIES OFFERING PRESSURE SENSOR 166
4.7.3 MARKET DYNAMICS 167
4.7.3.1 Drivers 168
4.7.3.1.1 Indoor Navigation Applications 168
4.7.3.1.2 The Government Regulations 168
4.7.3.1.3 Fast Growing Asian Economies 168
4.7.4 RESTRAINTS 169
4.7.4.1.1 Accuracy During Indoor Navigation 169
4.7.4.1.2 High Price 169
4.7.5 OPPORTUNITIES 170
4.7.5.1.1 Upcoming ICT Enabled Advancements 170
4.7.5.1.2 Nanotechnology Applications 170
4.7.5.2 Burning Issues 171
4.7.5.2.1 China’s Protective Policy 171
4.7.5.3 Winning Imperatives 171
4.7.5.3.1 Accuracy 171
4.7.6 GLOBAL MARKET FOR PRESSURE SENSORS, BY PRODUCTS 172

5 GLOBAL SENSOR MARKET FOR CONSUMER ELECTRONICS, BY GEOGRAPHY 180

5.1 NORTH AMERICA 181
5.1.1 MARKET FORECAST BY SENSOR TYPES 181
5.1.2 MARKET FORECAST BY SENSORS IN CONSUMER ELECTRONICS 182
5.1.3 MARKET FORECAST BY APPLICATOINS IN CONSUMER ELECTRONICS 183
5.2 EUROPE 184
5.2.1 MARKET FORECAST BY SENSOR TYPES 184
5.2.2 MARKET FORECAST BY SENSORS IN CONSUMER ELECTRONICS 185
5.2.3 MARKET FORECAST BY APPLICATOINS IN CONSUMER ELECTRONICS 186
5.3 APAC 187
5.3.1 MARKET FORECAST BY SENSORS 187
5.3.2 MARKET FORECAST BY SENSORS IN CONSUMER ELECTRONICS 188
5.3.3 MARKET FORECAST BY APPLICATIONS IN CONSUMER ELECTRONICS 189
5.4 ROW (REST OF THE WORLD) 190
5.4.1 MARKET FORECAST BY SENSOR TYPES 190
5.4.2 MARKET FORECAST BY SENSORS IN CONSUMER ELECTRONICS 191
5.4.3 MARKET FORECAST BY APPLICATIONS IN CONSUMER ELECTRONICS 192

6 COMPETETIVE LANDSCAPE 193

6.1 KEY GROWTH STRATEGIES 193
6.2 MARKET SHARE ANALYSIS 194
6.2.1 MARKET SHARE ANALYSIS FOR TOUCH SENSOR, 2013 194
6.2.2 MARKET SHARE ANALYSIS FOR IMAGE SENSOR, 2013 195
6.2.3 MARKET SHARE ANALYSIS FOR MOTION SENSOR, 2013 196
6.2.4 MARKET SHARE ANALYSIS FOR TEMPERATURE SENSOR, 2013 197
6.2.5 MARKET SHARE ANALYSIS FOR POSITION SENSOR, 2013 198
6.2.6 MARKET SHARE ANALYSIS FOR PRESSURE SENSOR, 2013 199
6.3 NEW PRODUCT DEVELOPMENTS AND ANNOUNCEMENTS 200
6.4 AGREEMENTS, PARTNERSHIPS, JOINT VENTURES AND COLLABORATIONS 217
6.5 MERGERS AND ACQUISITIONS 220

7 COMPANY PROFILE 222

7.1 3M CO. 222
7.2 ALPS ELECTRIC CO., LTD. 225
7.3 ANALOG DEVICES, INC. 229
7.4 APTINA IMAGING CORPORATION 232
7.5 ATMEL CORPORATION 235
7.6 AVAGO TECHNOLOGIES LTD. 239
7.7 BANNER ENGINEERING CORP. 242
7.8 CYPRESS SEMICONDUCTOR CORPORATION 245
7.9 ELLIPTIC LABORATORIES AS 248
7.10 ELMOS SEMICONDUCTOR AG 251
7.11 EPCOS AG 254
7.12 EYESIGHT MOBILE TECHNOLOGIES LTD. 257
7.13 FREESCALE SEMICONDUCTOR LTD. 261
7.14 INFINEON TECHNOLOGIES AG 264
7.15 INVENSENSE, INC. 267
7.16 MEASUREMENT SPECIALTIES, INC. 271
7.17 MELEXIS NV 274
7.18 MURATA MANUFACTURING CO., LTD. 277
7.19 NXP SEMICONDUCTORS N.V. 280
7.20 OMNIVISION TECHNOLOGIES, INC. 283
7.21 PANASONIC CORPORATION. 288
7.22 POINTGRAB LTD. 291
7.23 ROBERT BOSCH GMBH 295
7.24 SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO. LTD. 298
7.25 SEMTECH CORP. 302
7.26 SENSIRION AG 305
7.27 SYNAPTICS, INC. 308
7.28 TELEDYNE DALSA INC. 312
7.29 TEXAS INSTRUMENTS INC. 315
7.30 TOSHIBA CORPORATION 318
7.31 XYZ INTERACTIVE TECHNOLOGIES INC. 323



LIST OF TABLES

TABLE 1 SEGMENT WISE CONSUMER ELECTRONICS PRODUCTS CONSIDERED 35
TABLE 2 GEOGRAPHY WISE COUNTRIES COVERED 36
TABLE 3 GENERAL ASSUMPTIONS, TERMINOLOGY and APPLICATION KEY NOTES 36
TABLE 4 LIST OF COMPANIES COVERED DURING STUDY 38
TABLE 5 KEY SENSOR MANUFACTURERS 41
TABLE 6 GLOBAL SENSORS MARKET VALUE FROM CONSUMER ELECTRONICS, BY PRODUCTS, 2013-2020 ($BILLION) 42
TABLE 7 GLOBAL SENSORS MARKET VALUE FROM CONSUMER ELECTRONICS, BY GEOGRAPHY, 2013-2020 ($BILLION) 43
TABLE 8 GLOBAL SENSORS MARKET VALUE FROM CONSUMER ELECTRONICS, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 ($BILLION) 44
TABLE 9 GLOBAL UNIT SHIPMENTS OF THE DEVICES, 2012-2020 (MILLION UNITS) 66
TABLE 10 ADVANTAGES OF CAPACITIVE SENSORS 75
TABLE 11 DISADVANTAGES OF CAPACITIVE SENSORS 76
TABLE 12 COMPARISON TABLE OF DIFFERENT SENSING TECHNOLOGIES 79
TABLE 13 GLOBAL TOUCH SENSOR MARKET VALUE, BY PRODUCTS, 2013-2020 ($MILLION) 80
TABLE 14 GLOBAL TOUCH SENSOR MARKET VALUE, BY INDUSTRY VERTICALS, 2013-2020 ($MILLION) 82
TABLE 15 GLOBAL TOUCH SENSOR MARKET VALUE, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 ($MILLION) 83
TABLE 16 GLOBAL TOUCH SENSOR MARKET VALUE FROM CAPACITIVE TOUCH, BY INDUSTRY VERTICALS, 2013-2020 ($MILLION) 84
TABLE 17 GLOBAL TOUCH SENSOR MARKET VALUE FROM CAPACITIVE TOUCH, BY APPLICATONS, 2013-2020 ($MILLION) 85
TABLE 18 GLOBAL TOUCH SENSOR MARKET FROM CAPACITVE TOUCH, BY GEOGRAPHY, 2013-2020 ($MILLION) 86
TABLE 19 GLOBAL TOUCH SENSOR MARKET FROM RESISTIVE TOUCH, BY GEOGRAPHY, 2013-2020 ($MILLION) 87
TABLE 20 GLOBAL TOUCH SENSOR MARKET VALUE FROM RESISTIVE TOUCH, BY INDUSTRY VERTICALS, 2013-2020 ($MILLION) 88
TABLE 21 GLOBAL TOUCH SENSOR MARKET VALUE FROM RESISTIVE TOUCH, BY APPLICATONS, 2013-2020 ($MILLION) 89
TABLE 22 GLOBAL TOUCH SENSOR MARKET FROM ENTERTAINMENT, BY GEOGRAPHY, 2013-2020 ($MILLION) 90
TABLE 23 GLOBAL TOUCH SENSOR MARKET FROM INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY, BY GEOGRAPHY, 2013-2020 ($MILLION) 91
TABLE 24 GLOBAL TOUCH SENSOR MARKET FROM COMMUNICATION PRODUCTS, BY GEOGRAPHY, 2013-2020 ($MILLION) 92
TABLE 25 GLOBAL TOUCH SENSOR MARKET FROM HOME APPLIANCES, BY GEOGRAPHY, 2013-2020 ($MILLION) 93
TABLE 26 GLOBAL TOUCH SENSOR MARKET FROM OTHERS SEGMENT, BY GEOGRAPHY, 2013-2020 ($MILLION) 94
TABLE 27 GLOBAL IMAGE SENSORS MARKET VALUE, BY TECHNOLOGY, 2013-2020 ($MILLION) 105
TABLE 28 GLOBAL IMAGE SENSORS MARKET VOLUME, BY TECHNOLOGY, 2013-2020 (MILLION UNITS) 106
TABLE 29 GLOBAL IMAGE SENSORS ASP, BY TECHNOLOGY, 2013-2020 ($) 107
TABLE 30 GLOBAL IMAGE SENSOR MARKET VALUE, BY APPLICATIONS, 2013-2020 ($MILLION) 108
TABLE 31 GLOBAL IMAGE SENSOR MARKET VOLUME, BY APPLICATION,
2013-2020 (MILLION UNITS) 109
TABLE 32 GLOBAL IMAGE SENSOR MARKET VALUE, FOR CONSUMER ELECTRONICS, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 ($MILLION) 110
TABLE 33 GLOBAL IMAGE SENSOR MARKET VALUE FROM ENTERTAINMENT, BY GEOGRAPHY, 2013-2020 ($MILLION) 111
TABLE 34 GLOBAL IMAGE SENSOR MARKET VALUE FROM INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY, BY GEOGRAPHY, 2013-2020 ($MILLION) 112
TABLE 35 GLOBAL IMAGE SENSOR MARKET VALUE FROM COMMUNICATION PRODUCTS, BY GEOGRAPHY, 2013-2020 ($MILLION) 113
TABLE 36 GLOBAL IMAGE SENSOR MARKET VALUE FROM HOME APPLIANCES, BY GEOGRAPHY, 2013-2020 ($MILLION) 114
TABLE 37 GLOBAL IMAGE SENSOR MARKET VALUE FROM OTHERS SEGMENT, BY GEOGRAPHY, 2013-2020 ($MILLION) 115
TABLE 38 GLOBAL MOTION SENSOR MARKET VALUE, BY PRODUCTS, 2013-2020 ($MILLION) 125
TABLE 39 GLOBAL MOTION SENSOR VOLUME, BY PRODUCTS, 2013-2020 (BILLION UNITS) 126
TABLE 40 GLOBAL ACCELEROMETER MARKET VALUE, BY GEOGRAPHY, 2013-2020 ($MILLION) 127
TABLE 41 GLOBAL ACCELEROMETER MARKET VOLUME, BY GEOGRAPHY, 2013-2020 (BILLION UNITS) 128
TABLE 42 GLOBAL GYROSCOPES MARKET VALUE, BY GEOGRAPHY, 2013-2020 ($MILLION) 129
TABLE 43 GLOBAL GYROSCOPES MARKET VOLUME, BY GEOGRAPHY, 2013-2020 (MILLION UNITS) 130
TABLE 44 GLOBAL MOTION SENSOR MARKET VALUE, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 ($MILLION) 131
TABLE 45 GLOBAL MOTION SENSOR MARKET VALUE, FOR CONSUMER ELECTRONICS, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 ($MILLION) 132
TABLE 46 GLOBAL MOTION SENSOR MARKET VALUE FROM ENTERTAINMENT, BY GEOGRAPHY, 2013-2020 ($MILLION) 133
TABLE 47 GLOBAL MOTION SENSOR MARKET VALUE FROM INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY, BY GEOGRAPHY, 2013-2020 ($MILLION) 134
TABLE 48 GLOBAL MOTION SENSOR MARKET VALUE FROM COMMUNICATION PRODUCTS, BY GEOGRAPHY, 2013-2020 ($MILLION) 135
TABLE 49 GLOBAL MOTION SENSOR MARKET VALUE FROM HOME APPLICANES,
BY GEOGRAPHY, 2013-2020 ($MILLION) 136
TABLE 50 GLOBAL MOTION SENSOR MARKET VALUE FROM OTHER SEGMENTS,
BY GEOGRAPHY, 2013-2020 ($MILLION) 137
TABLE 51 GLOBAL TEMPERATURE SENSORS MARKET VALUE ($MILLION) and VOLUME (MILLION UNITS), 2013-2020 143
TABLE 52 GLOBAL TEMPERATURE SENSOR MARKET VALUE, BY APPLICATON, 2013-2020 ($MILLION) 144
TABLE 53 GLOBAL TEMPERATURE SENSOR MARKET VOLUME, BY APPLICATIONS, 2013-2020 (MILLION UNITS) 146
TABLE 54 GLOBAL TEMPERATURE SENSOR MARKET VALUE, FOR CONSUMER ELECTRONICS, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 ($MILLION) 147
TABLE 55 GLOBAL TEMPERATURE SENSOR MARKET VOLUME, FOR CONSUMER ELECTRONICS, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 (MILLION UNITS) 148
TABLE 56 GLOBAL TEMPERATURE SENSOR MARET FROM ENTERTAINMENT, BY GEOGRAPHY, 2013-2020 ($MILLION) 149
TABLE 57 GLOBAL TEMPERATURE SENSOR MARET FROM INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY, BY GEOGRAPHY, 2013-2020 ($MILLION) 150
TABLE 58 GLOBAL TEMPERATURE SENSOR MARET FROM COMMUNICATION PRODUCTS, BY GEOGRAPHY, 2013-2020 ($MILLION) 151
TABLE 59 GLOBAL TEMPERATURE SENSOR MARET FROM HOME APPLIANCES, BY GEOGRAPHY, 2013-2020 ($MILLION) 152
TABLE 60 GLOBAL TEMPERATURE SENSOR MARET FROM OTHER SEGMENTS, BY GEOGRAPHY, 2013-2020 ($MILLION) 153
TABLE 61 KEY APPLICATIONS FOR LINEAR SENSORS 157
TABLE 62 KEY APPLICATIONS FOR PROXIMITY SENSORS 158
TABLE 63 KEY APPLICATIONS FOR ROTARY SENSORS 158
TABLE 64 GLOBAL POSITION SENSORS MARKET VALUE FOR CONSUMER ELECTRONICS, BY PRODUCTS, 2013-2020 ($MILLION) 159
TABLE 65 GLOBAL POSITION SENSORS MARKET VALUE FOR CONSUMER ELECTRONICS, BY APPLICATIONS, 2013-2020 ($MILLION) 160
TABLE 66 GLOBAL POSITON SENSOR MARKET VALUE FROM ENTERTAINMENT,
BY GEOGRAPHY, 2013-2020 ($MILLION) 161
TABLE 67 GLOBAL POSITON SENSOR MARKET VALUE FROM INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY, BY GEOGRAPHY, 2013-2020 ($MILLION) 162
TABLE 68 GLOBAL POSITON SENSOR MARKET VALUE FROM COMMUNICATON PRODUCTS, BY GEOGRAPHY, 2013-2020 ($MILLION) 163
TABLE 69 GLOBAL POSITON SENSOR MARKET VALUE FROM HOME APPLIANCES, BY GEOGRAPHY, 2013-2020 ($MILLION) 164
TABLE 70 GLOBAL POSITON SENSOR MARKET VALUE FROM OTHER SEGMENTS, BY GEOGRAPHY, 2013-2020 ($MILLION) 165
TABLE 71 GLOBAL PRESSURE SENSORS MARKET VALUE, BY TECHNOLOGY, 2013-2020 ($MILLION) 172
TABLE 72 GLOBAL PIZEORESISTIVE PRESSURE SENSOR MARKET VALUE, BY APPLICATIONS, 2013-2020 ($MILLION) 173
TABLE 73 GLOBAL PIZEORESISTIVE PRESSURE SENSOR MARKET VALUE FOR CONSUMER ELECTRONICS, BY APPLICATIONS, 2013-2020 ($MILLION) 174
TABLE 74 GLOBAL PRESSURE SENSOR MARKET VALUE FROM ENTERTAINMENT, BY GEOGRAPHY, 2013-2020 ($MILLION) 175
TABLE 75 GLOBAL PRESSURE SENSOR MARKET VALUE FROM INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY, BY GEOGRAPHY, 2013-2020 ($MILLION) 176
TABLE 76 GLOBAL PRESSURE SENSOR MARKET VALUE FROM COMMUNICATOIN PRODUCTS, BY GEOGRAPHY, 2013-2020 ($MILLION) 177
TABLE 77 GLOBAL PRESSURE SENSOR MARKET VALUE FROM HOME APPLIANCES, BY GEOGRAPHY, 2013-2020 ($MILLION) 178
TABLE 78 GLOBAL PRESSURE SENSOR MARKET VALUE FROM OTHER SEGMENTS, BY GEOGRAPHY, 2013-2020 ($MILLION) 179
TABLE 79 NORTH AMERICA: MARKET VALUE, BY SENSOR TYPES, 2013-2020 ($MILLION) 181
TABLE 80 NORTH AMERICA: MARKET VALUE IN CONSUMER ELECTRONICS, BY SENSORS, 2013-2020 ($MILLION) 182
TABLE 81 NORTH AMERICA: MARKET VALUE FROM CONSUMER ELECTRONICS, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 ($MILLION) 183
TABLE 82 EUROPE: MARKET VALUE BY SENSORS, 2013-2020 ($MILLION) 184
TABLE 83 EUROPE: MARKET VALUE FROM CONSUMER ELECTRONICS, BY SENSORS, 2013-2020 ($MILLION) 185
TABLE 84 EURPOE: MARKET VALUE FROM CONSUMER ELECTRONICS, BY APPLICATOINS, 2013-2020 ($MILLION) 186
TABLE 85 APAC: MARKET VALUE BY SENSORS, 2013-2020 ($MILLION) 187
TABLE 86 APAC: MARKET VALUE FROM CONSUMER ELECTRONICS, BY SENSORS, 2013-2020 ($MILLION) 188
TABLE 87 APAC: MARKET VALUE FROM CONSUMER ELECTRONICS, BY APPLICATOINS, 2013-2020 ($MILLION) 189
TABLE 88 ROW: MARKET VALUE BY SENSOR TYPES, 2013-2020 ($MILLION) 190
TABLE 89 ROW: MARKET VALUE FROM CONSUMER ELECTRONICS, BY SENSOR, 2013-2020 ($MILLION) 191
TABLE 90 ROW: MARKET VALUE FROM CONSUMER ELECTRONICS, BY APPLICATION, 2013-2020 ($MILLION) 192
TABLE 91 NEW PRODUCT LAUNCH/DEVELOPMENT, 2012-2013 200
TABLE 92 AGREEMENTS, PARTNERSHIPS, JOINT VENTURES AND COLLABORATIONS, 2010-2013 217
TABLE 93 MERGERS AND ACQUISITIONS, 2012-2013 220



LIST OF FIGURES

FIGURE 1 OVERVIEW OF SENSORS MARKET IN CONSUMER ELECTRONICS 29
FIGURE 2 GLOBAL SENSOR MARKET FOR CONSUMER ELECTRONICS - RESEARCH METHODOLOGY 30
FIGURE 3 MARKET SIZE ESTIMATION 32
FIGURE 4 DATA TRIANGULATION 33
FIGURE 5 APPLICATION LIFE CYCLE OF TOUCH SENSOR, 2013 47
FIGURE 6 APPLICATION LIFE CYCLE OF IMAGE SENSOR, 2013 48
FIGURE 7 APPLICATION LIFE CYCLE OF MOTION SENSOR, 2013 49
FIGURE 8 APPLICATION LIFE CYCLE OF PRESSURE SENSOR, 2013 50
FIGURE 9 APPLICATION LIFE CYCLE OF TEMPERATURE SENSOR, 2013 51
FIGURE 10 APPLICATION LIFE CYCLE OF POSITION SENSOR, 2013 52
FIGURE 11 MARKET SEGMENTATION OF SENSORS IN CONSUMER ELECTRONICS 53
FIGURE 12 PORTER FIVE FORCE ANALYSIS, 2013 54
FIGURE 13 THREAT OF NEW ENETERANCES 55
FIGURE 14 THREAT OF SUBSTITUTES 56
FIGURE 15 BUYER’S BARGAINING POWER 57
FIGURE 16 SUPPLIER’S BARGAINING POWER 58
FIGURE 17 COMPETETIVE RIVALRY 59
FIGURE 18 SENSOR MARKET VALUE CHAIN 61
FIGURE 19 IMPACT ANALYSIS OF DRIVERS AND RESTRAINTS, 2013-2020 65
FIGURE 20 MAJOR PROPERTIES OF CAPACITIVE SENSORS 72
FIGURE 21 ADVANTAGES AND DISADVANTAGES OF THE CAPACITIVE SENSORS 74
FIGURE 22 MAJOR SENSING TECHNOLOGIES 78
FIGURE 23 GLOBAL TOUCH SENSOR MARKET VALUE,
BY PRODUCTS, 2013-2020 (%) 81
FIGURE 24 MILESTONES IN THE IMAGE SENSOR HISTORY 95
FIGURE 25 IMPACT ANALYSIS FOR MARKET DRIVERS AND RESTRAINTS 97
FIGURE 26 IMPACT ANALYSIS FOR MARKET DRIVERS AND RESTRAINTS 117
FIGURE 27 GLOBAL MARKET FORECAST FOR MEMS MOTION SENSORS IN HANDSETS and TABLETS 118
FIGURE 28 BASIC ACCELEROMETER SENSING PRINCIPAL 122
FIGURE 29 IMPACT ANALYSIS OF MARKET DRIVERS AND RESTRAINTS 139
FIGURE 30 TEMPERATURE SENSOR VALUE DISTRIBUTION, BY APPLICATIONS, 2013 145
FIGURE 31 IMPACT ANALYSIS FOR MARKET DRIVERS AND RESTRAINTS 154
FIGURE 32 IMPACT ANALYSIS FOR MARKET DRIVERS AND RESTRAINTS 167
FIGURE 33 KEY GROWTH STRATEGIES, 2009-2013 193
FIGURE 34 MARKET SHARE ANALYSIS FOR TOUCH SENSOR, 2013 (%) 194
FIGURE 35 MARKET SHARE ANALSYSI FOR IMAGE SENSOR, 2013(%) 195
FIGURE 36 MARKET SHARE ANALYSIS FOR MOTION SENSOR, 2013 (%) 196
FIGURE 37 MARKET SHARE ANALYSIS FOR TEMPERATURE SENSOR, 2013 (%) 197
FIGURE 38 MARKET SHARE ANALYSIS FOR POSITION SENSOR, 2013 (%) 198
FIGURE 39 MARKET SHARE ANALYSIS FOR PRESSURE SENSOR, 2013 (%) 199
FIGURE 40 3M CO.: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 222
FIGURE 41 ALPS ELECTRIC CO., LTD.: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 225
FIGURE 42 ALPS ELECTRIC CO., LTD.: PRODUCTS and SERVICES 226
FIGURE 43 ANALOG DEVICES, INC.: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 229
FIGURE 44 APTINA IMAGING CORPORATION: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 232
FIGURE 45 ATMEL CORPORATION: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 235
FIGURE 46 ATMEL CORP.: BUSINESS SEGMENT 236
FIGURE 47 AVAGO TECHNOLOGIES: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 239
FIGURE 48 BANNER ENGINEERING CORP.: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 242
FIGURE 49 CYPRESS SEMICONDUCTOR CORP.: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 245
FIGURE 50 ELLIPTIC LABORATORIES AS: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 248
FIGURE 51 ELMOS SEMICONDUCTOR AG: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 251
FIGURE 52 EPCOS AG: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 254
FIGURE 53 EYESIGHTMOBILE TECHNOLOGIES LTD: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 257
FIGURE 54 FREESCALE SEMICONDUCTOR, LTD: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 261
FIGURE 55 INFINEON TECHNOLOGIES AG: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 264
FIGURE 56 INVENSENSE, INC: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 267
FIGURE 57 MEASUREMENT SPECIALTIES, INC.: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 271
FIGURE 58 MELEXIS NV: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 274
FIGURE 59 MURATA MANUFACTURING CO., LTD: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 277
FIGURE 60 NXP SEMICONDUCTORS N.V.: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 280
FIGURE 61 OMNIVISION TECHNOLOGIES, INC.: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 283
FIGURE 62 PANASONIC CORP.: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 288
FIGURE 63 POINTGRAB LTD.: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 291
FIGURE 64 SOLUTIONS OFFERED BY POINTGRAB 292
FIGURE 65 ROBERT BOSCH GMBH: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 295
FIGURE 66 SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO. LTD.: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 298
FIGURE 67 SEMTECH CORPORATION: COMAPNY SNAPSHOT 302
FIGURE 68 SENSIRION AG: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 305
FIGURE 69 SYNAPTICS, INC.: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 308
FIGURE 70 TELEDYNE DALSA INC.: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 312
FIGURE 71 TEXAS INSTRUMENTS INC.: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 315
FIGURE 72 TOSHIBA CORPORATION: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 318
FIGURE 73 TOSHIBA CORPORATION: PRODUCT DIVISIONS 319
FIGURE 74 XYZ INTERACTIVE TECHNOLOGIES INC.: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 323

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