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Opportunities for Wireless Connectivity in Mobile Devices, Next-gen Computing, Wearables, Smart Home, and Connected Vehicle Markets

This study utilizes extensive research from ABI Research’s Wireless Connectivity Market Data to identify trends in mobile device protocol adoption and chipset type for wireless connectivity. It further describes the opportunities for wireless connectivity in emerging, adjacent markets — next-generation computing, wearables, automotive and connected home — to see how mobile device experiences can be leveraged for new applications.

Table of Contents

  • 1. WIRELESS CONNECTIVITY: THE LIFEBLOOD OF MOBILE DEVICES
    • 1.1. Market Backgrounder
    • 1.2. High-level Wireless Connectivity Forecast for Mobile Devices
      • 1.2.1. Growth of Mobile Broadband
    • 1.3. Key Findings
    • 1.4. Defining Wireless Connectivity Technologies
      • 1.4.1. Bluetooth
      • 1.4.2. Wi-Fi
      • 1.4.3. NFC
      • 1.4.4. GPS/GNSS
      • 1.4.5. IEEE 802.15.4
    • 1.5. Connectivity Chipset Types
      • 1.5.1. Standalone Connectivity Chipsets
      • 1.5.2. Combination Chipsets
      • 1.5.3. Silicon on Chip (SoC)
      • 1.5.4. Shipments of Mobile Device Connectivity by Chipset Integration Type
  • 2. WIRELESS CONNECTIVITY TRENDS
    • 2.1. Connectivity Trends for Mobile Devices
      • 2.1.1. Feature/Enhanced Phone
      • 2.1.2. Smartphone
      • 2.1.3. Tablet
    • 2.2. Connectivity Opportunities for Next-generation Devices
      • 2.2.1. Health, Medical and Fitness
      • 2.2.2. Next-generation Computing Solutions
      • 2.2.3. Connected Homes
      • 2.2.4. Connected Vehicles
  • 3. THE WIRELESS CONNECTIVITY VENDOR ECOSYSTEM
    • 3.1. Introducing New Connectivity Solutions into a Connected World
    • 3.2. Connectivity Vendor Matrix
  • 4. METHODOLOGY AND ASSUMPTIONS
    • 4.1. Methodology
    • 4.2. Assumptions

Tables

  1. Mobile Device Shipments by Wireless Connectivity Technology, World Market, Forecast: 2010 to 2019
  2. Mobile Device Connectivity: Standalone Chipset Shipments, World Market, Forecast: 2010 to 2019
  3. Mobile Device Connectivity: Combo IC Shipments, World Market, Forecast: 2010 to 2019
  4. Mobile Device Connectivity: SoC Platform Solutions Shipments, World Market, Forecast: 2010 to 2019
  5. Mobile Device Connectivity: Standalone, Combo ICs, and Platform Solutions Shipments, World Market, Forecast: 2010 to 2019
  6. Feature Phone Shipments by Wireless Connectivity Technology, World Market, Forecast: 2010 to 2019
  7. Tablet Connectivity: Standalone, Combo ICs, and Platform Solutions Shipments, World Market, Forecast: 2010 to 2019
  8. Health, Medical & Fitness Shipments by Wireless Connectivity Technology, World Market, Forecast: 2010 to 2019
  9. Smartphone Connectivity: Standalone, Combo ICs, and Platform Solutions Shipments, World Market, Forecast: 2010 to 2019
  10. Tablet Shipments by Wireless Connectivity Technology, World Market, Forecast: 2010 to 2019
  11. Tablet Connectivity: Standalone, Combo ICs, and Platform Solutions Shipments, World Market, Forecast: 2010 to 2019
  12. Health, Medical & Fitness Shipments by Wireless Connectivity Technology, World Market, Forecast: 2010 to 2019
  13. Connected Home Shipments by Wireless Connectivity Technology, World Market, Forecast: 2010 to 2019
  14. Automotive Shipments by Wireless Connectivity Technology, World Market, Forecast: 2010 to 2019
  15. Connectivity IC Vendors, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, NFC, GPS, Proprietary, and Combo Chipsets

Charts

  1. Mobile Device Shipments by Wireless Connectivity Technology, World Market, Forecast: 2010 to 2019
  2. Mobile Device Connectivity: Standalone, Combo IC, and Platform Solution Shipments, World Market, Forecast: 2010 to 2019

Figures

  1. Dell Wireless Dock for Latitude 6430u Enterprise Ultrabook, 60 GHz Wireless Connectivity Example