Microcontroller market growth tied to rise in IoT apps

Monday 21 September 2015 | 14:50 CET | News
The market for MCUs used in connected cars, wearable electronics, building automation and other IoT applications is expected to grow at an overall compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 11 percent, from USD 1.7 billion in 2014 to USD 2.8 billion in 2019, according to IHS. The overall MCU market is expected to grow at a CAGR of just 4 percent through 2019. The rise of this market is having a positive effect on overall MCU market growth, researchers said. IHS sub-divides the IoT market into three distinct categories, namely controllers, such as PCs and smartphones, infrastructure, such as

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.


Already registered?

Categories: Internet
Companies: Broadcom / Cisco / Freescale Semiconductor / IHS / Infineon / Intel / Qualcomm / Renesas / Renesas Electronics / Texas Instruments
Countries: World
::: add a comment
This article is part of dossier


Add comment

Please login or register to leave a comment.

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Global semiconductor market recovers with 2% rise in 2016

Published 30 Mar 2017 10:30 CET | World
Global semiconductor revenues returned to growth in 2016, posting a 2 percent annual rise from USD 345.6 billion to USD 352.4 ...

Microchip tech added to GM connected car system

Published 04 Jul 2016 13:59 CET | World
Microchip Technology announced a contract to supply General Motors (GM) with its Media Oriented Systems Transport ("MOST") ...

Connect car telematics systems to grow to 56 mln by 2020

Published 22 Oct 2015 13:37 CET | World
Sales of embedded car OEM telematics systems worldwide will grow from almost 11.1 million units in 2014 at a CAGR of 31.1 percent ...

Texas Instruments unveils Processor SDK

Published 12 Oct 2015 16:27 CET | World
Texas Instruments announced its Processor software development kit (SDK). The new SDK scales across TI's latest Sitara processors ...