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TMCNet:  Research and Markets: Audio Signal Chain ICs In Mobile Devices 2014: Audio Processors, Codecs, Amplifiers And Microphones

[August 18, 2014]

Research and Markets: Audio Signal Chain ICs In Mobile Devices 2014: Audio Processors, Codecs, Amplifiers And Microphones

DUBLIN --(Business Wire)--

Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of the "Audio Signal Chain ICs In Mobile Devices 2014: Audio Processors, Codecs, Amplifiers And Microphones" report to their offering.

Mobile devices continue to be a prime area of growth for audio ICs. Even sections of the market which are starting to hit their peak annual shipments, for example, high-end smartphones, continue to develop with new applications such as always on voice control requiring new functionality and driving developments in mobile device audio implementation.

There are also sections of the market, such as low-end smartphones, tablets, smart watches and mobile speakers, which will offer significant growth opportunities for IC endors as device shipment volumes grow and audio requirements increase.

This study covers semiconductor trends in mobile device audio signal chain ICs, with an emphasis on understanding increasing integration trends and the effect on overall market growth. It provides shipment, revenue and ASP forecasts from 2010 to 2020 and competitive analysis.

Key Topics Covered:

1. Introduction, Scope and Definitions

1.1. Introduction

1.2. Scope

1.3. Definitions

2. The Total Market for Mobile Device Audio ICs

2.1. Market Overview and Forecasts

2.2. Competitive Analysis

3. Market by Product Type

3.1. Voice/Audio Processors

3.2. Audio CODECs and Hubs

3.3. Audio Amplifiers

3.4. MEMS Microphones

4. Market by Device Type

4.1. Smartphone Audio ICs

4.2. Tablet Audio ICs

4.3. Wireless Headset/Headphone Audio ICs

4.4. Smart Watch Audio ICs

4.5. Mobile Speaker Audio ICs

5. Appendix

5.1. Vendor List

Companies Mentioned:

  • Apple
  • Audience (News - Alert)
  • Broadcom
  • Cirrus
  • Dialog
  • ForteMedia
  • HiSilicon
  • Intel (News - Alert)
  • Maxim
  • MediaTek
  • NXP
  • Nvidia
  • Qualcomm
  • Realtek
  • Renesas
  • STMicroelectronics
  • Samsung
  • Texas Instruments (News - Alert)
  • Wolfson
  • Yamaha

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