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Since 1999, annual shipments of Wi-Fi enabled devices have grown rapidly, with a major inflection point in 2008 as the smartphone market took off.

In 2012, over 1.5 billion Wi-Fi enabled devices were shipped. The market is forecast to continue to grow rapidly over the next 5 years as the technology is adopted across a wide variety of markets, including consumer, mobile, automotive, and emerging markets. This product tracks Wi-Fi enabled device shipments and attach rates in 30+ end markets and provides forecast to 2019. The product also provides a comprehensive analysis of the chipset market, including:

• Shipments, revenues, and average selling prices

• Standalone vs. combo ICs vs. integrated platforms

• Wi-Fi protocols - 802.11b/a/g, 802.11n (single and dual band), 802.11ac (single, dual, and tri-band), and WiGig (single, tri-band) - for various product categories

• Wi-Fi MIMO configurations - 1X1, 2X2, 3X3, 4X4, and 8X8 - for various product categories

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  1. Wi-Fi-enabled Devices Total Annual and Cumulative Shipments, World Market, Forecast: 2000 to 2019
  2. Wi-Fi-enabled Device Shipments, World Market, Forecast: 2010 to 2019
  3. Wi-Fi Direct-enabled Device Shipments, World Market, Forecast: 2010 to 2019
  4. Single Mode versus Combo versus Platform Chipset Shipments, World Market, Forecast: 2010 to 2019
  5. Single Mode versus Combo Chipset Revenue, World Market, Forecast: 2010 to 2019
  6. Wi-Fi IC Shipments by Protocol, World Market, Forecast: 2010 to 2019
  7. Wi-Fi Direct-enabled Device Shipments, World Market, Forecast: 2010 to 2019
  8. Total Wi-Fi Chipset Shipments by MIMO Configuration, World Market: 2010 to 2019