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Analysis of the European Semiconductors Market in Next Generation Mobile Computing

LONDON, Feb. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report:

Analysis of the European Semiconductors Market in Next Generation Mobile Computing

WCDMA/HSPA Will Dominate the Market and Fuel Growth

This research service provides an in-depth analysis of the European semiconductors market in next generation mobile computing. The study analyzes the mobile device and mobile infrastructure segments. The market will be driven by a saturated device segment and a relatively mature infrastructure segment. The region covers all of Western Europe including countries such as Germany, the United Kingdom (UK), Switzerland, Italy, Spain, Greece, and France. Discussions cover various drivers, restraints, and challenges that affect the European market, identified by Frost & Sullivan through its elaborate market research methodology. Also, included is a revenue forecast analysis from 2009 to 2019 for the European region.

Executive Summary

• The European semiconductors market in next generation mobile computing will be driven by a saturated device segment and a relatively mature infrastructure segment.
• The region covers all of Western Europe including countries such as Germany, the United Kingdom (UK), Switzerland, Italy, Spain, Greece, and France.
• The European consumer electronics market, especially the smartphone segment, has been experiencing a dull period as consumers become increasingly cost conscious and prefer low-cost smart or feature phones over fancy, high priced devices.
• Growing smartphone and tablet applications sales are expected to boost the market and keep the growth rate steady.

CEO's Perspective

1. Explosive growth of feature and smartphones will drive semiconductors worldwide through the forecast period.
2. Device penetration has saturated developed geographies such as North America and Europe, which results in slow growth.
3. APAC and ROW are the hotspots for semiconductor growth in the mobile computing segment.
4. WCDMA/HSPA and LTE will dominate the global mobile subscriptions by 2018.
5. LTE technology will form the basis for future 4G postpaid subscriptions; however, WiMAX still stands a fair chance with 4G prepaid subscriptions.

Market Overview—Definitions

For the scope of this study, semiconductors in next generation mobile computing are tracked by the following segments:
• Mobile device segment
oMobile feature phones and smartphones
oMedia tablets
oeReaders
• Mobile infrastructure segment
oGlobal system for mobile communication/enhanced data rate for global evolution (GSM/EDGE)
oCode division multiple access (CDMA)
oTime division-synchronous code division multiple access (TD-SCDMA)
oWideband code division multiple access/high speed packet access (WCDMA/HSPA)
oLong term evolution (LTE) The semiconductors tracked in each of the above segments include the following sub-segments:
• Digital signal processors (DSP)
• Mobile radio frequency (RF): components such as switches, power amplifiers, transceivers, and filters
• Wireless semiconductors: including Wi-Fi, WiMAX, WiGiG
• Flash memory

Key Questions This Study Will Answer

What is the current market scenario? Is the market growing? How long will it continue to grow and at what rate?
In what stage is this market? Will these products continue to be in demand, or will they be replaced by other lower-end products?
How will the structure of the market change over time? Is the market ripe for acquisitions?
Are the products/services offered today meeting customer needs, or is additional development necessary?

Table of Contents

1. Executive Summary
2. Market Overview
3. European Market
• External Challenges: Drivers and Restraints
• Forecasts and Trends
4. The Last Word
5. Appendix

Read the full report:
Analysis of the European Semiconductors Market in Next Generation Mobile Computing
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