The market size of crystal oscillators in 2013 is expected to be $2,033.67 million and expected to reach $2,719.00 million by 2018, at an estimated CAGR of 6.0%. In terms of volume, the unit shipments for crystal oscillators are expected to be 1544.74 million in 2013 and are forecast to reach 2,297.16 million by 2018, at an estimated CAGR of 8.3% from 2013 to 2018.
Crystal oscillator market is triggered due to a lot of factors. The growth of smartphone and tablet market, deployment of 3G & 4G networks, increase in demand for high end automotive, and advancement in healthcare equipment are some of the factors currently driving this market. Evolution of competing technologies like Si MEMS oscillators is a restraint to this market while the introduction of Quartz MEMS technology is a future opportunity for the crystal oscillator market.
Scope of the Report
This research report categorizes the global crystal oscillator market on the basis of its general circuitry, applications, technology, mounting scheme, and geography.- On the basis of general circuitry: In this section, the market is divided on the basis of general circuitry into Simple Packaged Crystal Oscillator (SPXO), Temperature Compensated Crystal Oscillator (TCXO), Voltage Controlled Crystal Oscillator (VCXO), Frequency Controlled Crystal Oscillator (FCXO), and Oven Controlled Crystal Oscillator (OCXO). - On the basis of applications: In this section, the market is divided on the basis of applications into telecom and networking, consumer electronics, military and aerospace, research and measurement, industrial, automotive, and medical equipment. - On the basis of technology: In this section, the market is segmented on the basis of technology into AT Cut, SC Cut, and BT Cut oscillators. - On the basis of mounting scheme: In this section, the market is segmented on the basis of its mounting scheme into surface mount and thru-hole types. - On the basis of Geography: This section segments the global crystal oscillator market geographically into North America, Europe, APAC, Japan, and ROW. Each section will provide market data, market drivers, trends and opportunities, key players, and competitive outlook. This report will also provide market tables for covering the sub-segments and micro-markets. In addition, the report also provides more than 15 company profiles covering all the sub-segments.