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CMOS Image Sensor Market by Technology, Specification, Wafer & Sensor Size, Application, and Region - Global Trends and Forecast to 2020

CMOS Image Sensor Market: Forecast until 2020

  • November 2015
  • 178 pages
  • ID: 3423889
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The CMOS image sensor market is anticipated to grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 11.80 percent from 2015 to 2020, from ~$9.8B in 2015 to $17.10B by 2020. The driving factors of CMOS image sensor market are the increasing implementation of CMOS image sensor in the consumer electronics segment, investment by actors to expand CMOS image sensor for automotive industry, and support of 4K pixel technology for the increase ot the security and surveillance market.

Major applications of CMOS image sensor market

The automotive and consumer electronics applications offer a huge increase potential for CMOS image sensors, due to the advanced features they offer over other processes. These two applications collectively accounted for a market share of ~80% in 2014. The growing demand for dual camera and high use of tablets and webcams has accelerated the consumer electronics market, while the rise of the automotive market is assigned to the growing implementation of advanced driver assistance systems in automobiles to offer features including blind-spot viewing, automatic headlight dimming, lane-departure warning systems, rearview, 360-degree surround view, parking assistance, and autonomous driving.

APAC forecasted to grow at a top compound annual growth rate (CAGR) by 2020

Asia-Pac is forecasted to hold the biggest market share by 2020, and is anticipated to grow at an important compound annual growth rate (CAGR) from 2015 to 2020. The main factor driving the increase of APAC in the CMOS image sensor market is the big number of users for mobile devices, webcams, and tablet PCs. Furthermore, some of the main companies including Sony Corporation, Samsung Electronics Co., Limited, SK Hynix Inc. and Sharp Corporation are located in this area.

Different primary interviews have been managed with market experts across four main geographies, that is, North America continent, Europe (EU), Asia Pacific (APAC), and Rest of the globe (the Middle East (ME), African continent, and Latin America area). The primary participants considered for the market research are C level executives, managers, and other executives from Tier n1, Tier n2, and Tier n3 firms. The details of primary interviews conducted are as below:

- By Company category - Tier 1 - 13 %, Tier 2 - 20.0 percent and Tier 3 - 67.0 percent

- By Description - C-suite - 32.0 percent, D-level - 23.0 percent, Others - 45.0 percent

- By area - North america (NA) - 45.0 percent, Europe - 20.0 percent, APAC - 30.0 percent, RoW - 5.0 percent

The firms engaged in the development of CMOS image sensor market contain CMOSIS N.V., e2v technologies plc., GalaxyCore Inc., OmniVision Technologies Inc., ON Semiconductor Corporation, Panasonic (PCRFY), PixArt Imaging Inc., Samsung (KRX:005930), Sharp Corporation, SK Hynix Inc., Sony (TYO:6758), STMicroelectronics (NYSE:STM), Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co., Limited., Teledyne Technologies, Inc., and Toshiba Corporation.

Why acquiring this study can help you:

- This business report includes the industry statistics pertaining to technology, specification, application, and area together with their respective revenues. It also comprises a brief qualitative analysis of the market broken down on the basis of wafer and sensor size.

- The porter's five forces scheme has been provided along with the value chain study to offer a detailed insight into the CMOS image sensor market.

- Main drivers, market restraints, and alternatives for the CMOS image sensor market have been precised in this industry report.

- Figures of segmentation, study, and estimate for the industries established on technology, specification, application and area have been provided to give an global view of the CMOS image sensor market.

- The in-depth competitive landscape includes top players, complete study, and revenue of main actors.

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