The Wi-Fi IC market continues to undergo significant changes both in terms of the advancing technology (11n -> 11ac -> 11ad, MIMO, Wi-Fi Direct, Miracast, etc.) and also in the way it is delivered as IC solutions. This developing market has a diverse range of suppliers from large broad line semiconductor vendors to specific market focused vendors.
The changing marketplace has enabled some to take the lead through integration and through technology leadership; Broadcom is the clear leader in revenue market share and also tops the vendor matrix assessment in this study.
This Competitive Assessment analyzes the key vendors in this market and assesses each vendor’s strengths and weaknesses as well as providing revenue market share analysis for 2012.