Wi-Fi semiconductor chipset market: Drivers
Global Wi-Fi semiconductor chipset market is expected to witness robust growth during the period of forecast. High growth in demand and deployment of Wi-Fi semiconductor chipsets in all consumer electronics devices such as smartphones and tablet PCs, technological advancement into industry such as system-on-chip and embedded technology, increasing penetration of technology into emerging regions such as Asia Pacific, development of special type of chipsets and growing number of new entrants into market from similar type of industries are some of the significant factors driving the growth of global Wi-Fi semiconductor chipset market.
On the other hand issues such as technological platforms, licencing & trademark and intellectual property rights are creating major challenge for the growth of global Wi-Fi semiconductor chipset market. However, huge market potential for integration of Wi-Fi semiconductor chipset into various wireless technologies and emerging trends such as smart home system creates huge opportunity for the global Wi-Fi semiconductor chipset market.
Wi-Fi semiconductor chipset market: Segmentation
Global Wi-Fi semiconductor chipset market can be segmented on the basis of applications and technology by application, the global Wi-Fi semiconductor chipset market can be segmented mobile device applications, media & entertainment applications and automation applications. Mobile device applications can be further sub segmented into smart phone, PCs, tablet, laptop and e-book reader etc. Media & entertainment applications can be further sub segmented into TV, camera, media player and set top box etc. Automation application can be further sub segmented into industrial automation application, building automation application and home automation application.
Wi-Fi semiconductor chipset market: Region wise outlook
On the basis of region, the global Wi-Fi semiconductor chipset market can be segmented into seven regions such as North America, Latin America, Western Europe, Asia Pacific (excluding Japan), Japan as a separate region, Eastern Europe and Middle East & Africa region. With increasing penetration of technology into emerging regions such as Asia Pacific and Latin America, they are expected to play key role during the period of forecast. Additionally, each major regions are further sub segmented into major countries for the better understanding of regional market.
Key players into global Wi-Fi semiconductor chipset market are Atmel Corporation, Broadcom Corporation, Altair Semiconductor, Celeno Communications, Freescale Semiconductor, Inc., Intel Corporation, MARVELL, MediaTek Inc., Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., Texas Instruments Incorporated and Amimon LTD.