According to the new market research report “Wearable Electronics and Technology Market by Applications (Consumer, Healthcare, Enterprise), Products (eye wear, wrist wear, footwear), Form Factors and Geography – Analysis & Forecast to 2014 – 2020″ the overall markets estimated to grow at a CAGR of 24.56% from 2014 to 2020, which includes an in-depth analysis of the market by application, product and component, technology, form factor,and geography. Continue reading
ELECTRONICS.CA PUBLICATIONS announces the availability of a new report entitled “Global Markets for Transformers“. The global transformers market is expected to grow to $48.3 billion by 2019, with a five-year compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 7.3%. The Asia-Pacific market, the fastest-growing region of the overall market, is moving at a significant 8.1% CAGR. Continue reading
The wearable devices market is emerging as one of the first segments of the Internet of Things (IoT) to see widespread adoption and consumer acceptance. Wearable devices are not new to the wellness market; heart rate monitors and sports watches have been around for many years. However, what is changing is the breadth of wearable devices that are emerging and the increasing amount of technology being used. Activity monitors, smart sports watches, heart rate monitors, and smart clothing are all becoming significant markets for technology vendors and the list of device types continues to grow. Details of the new report, table of contents and ordering information can be found on Electronics.ca Publications’ web site. View the report: mHealth Wellness Wearable Devices.
Mobile devices continue to be a prime area of growth for audio processors. 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 both IC and IP vendors as device shipment volumes grow and audio processing requirements increase. This study assesses the opportunities for audio processor ICs and corresponding IP in mobile devices, demonstrating potential market sizes for both ICs and IP as well as competitive market assessment and vendor markets shares. Details of the new report, table of contents and ordering information can be found on Electronics.ca Publications’ web site. View the report: Audio Signal Processor ICs & IP In Mobile Devices 2014.
While research continues to see if graphene can be used to produce the long charge times for supercapacitors so sought after by all-electric vehicle enthusiasts, graphene does have other properties that could prove to be very attractive for other applications. For one, its high electrical conductivity is significantly better than activated carbon, which could open up applications in electronics. It also can be made into a structure unlike activated carbon, which is just sort of lumped together. With its ability to be structured, graphene has another attractive property for electronic applications in which it could be designed into electronic components.
This report looks at the strengths and weaknesses of graphene in supercapacitor applications and how those stack up against established materials and other potential materials being experimented with for supercapacitor applications.
To accomplish this aim this report looks at how supercapacitors are currently produced, who produces them and who among those producers appear to taking the prospects of graphene seriously. We also look at graphene manufacturing and the methods are best suited for leading to a material for the electrodes of supercapacitors. Details of the new report, table of contents and ordering information can be found on Electronics.ca Publications’ web site. View the report: Graphene for Supercapacitors.
According to a new market study, Nanomaterials for Solar Cells, Displays, Sensors, Lighting and RFID Market Analyses and Driving Forces, there is a myriad of applications using nanoparticles either on the market or under development. Considerable effort is being put into developing advanced defense applications for nanomaterials, which are unlikely to reach deployment for quite a few years to come but which could have a large impact on commercial applications. The scope and number of applications for nanoparticles continues to grow and companies are finding more and more uses for these materials. Continue reading
This research report presents shipment volume and value forecast and recent quarter review of the Taiwanese desktop PC industry. The report includes desktop PC shipment volume, value, ASP, shipment by tier and maker, product mix analysis, as well as breakdowns by customer, shipment destination, business type, and assembly location. The content of this report is based on primary data obtained through interviews with desktop PC makers. The report finds that shipment volume of the Taiwanese desktop PC industry reached around 16.9 million units in the second quarter of 2014, up 6.1% sequentially and 21.4% year-on-year. The desktop PC industry, with the majority shipped being the commercial ones, has been benefited greatly from the wave of replacement demand for commercial PC systems in 2014. Shipment value arrived at around US$4.58 billion in the second quarter. In anticipation of the release of more desktop PCs powered with new Intel and AMD platforms in the second half of 2014, the industry’s shipment volume is projected to grow further. It is anticipated that the industry’s shipment volume will top around 17.5 million units in the third quarter of 2014, the highest quarterly total ever. Details of the new report, table of contents and ordering information can be found on Electronics.ca Publications’ web site. View the report: The Taiwanese Desktop PC Industry, 3Q 2014.