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

In 2014, over 2.4 billion Wi-Fi-enabled devices were shipped, while the industry surpassed 10 billion Wi-Fi-enabled devices shipped cumulatively in early 2015. Over half of product shipments are dual-band (2.4 GHz and 5 GHz) now. 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 2021.

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Charts

  1. Wi-Fi-enabled Devices Total Annual and Cumulative Shipments, World Markets, Forecast: 2000 to 2021
  2. Wi-Fi-enabled Device Shipments, World Markets, Forecast: 2010 to 2021
  3. Wi-Fi Direct-enabled Device Shipments, World Markets, Forecast: 2010 to 2021
  4. Standalone versus Combo versus Platform Chipset Shipments, World Markets, Forecast: 2010 to 2021
  5. Standalone versus Combo Chipset Revenue, World Markets, Forecast: 2010 to 2021
  6. Wi-Fi Chipset Shipments by Protocol, World Markets, Forecast: 2010 to 2021
  7. Wi-Fi Direct-enabled Device Shipments, World Markets, Forecast: 2010 to 2021
  8. Total Wi-Fi Chipset Shipments by MIMO Configuration, World Markets, Forecast: 2010 to 2021

Tables

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