Press Release

Power Transistors are in Top Demand within Discretes Market


October 28th, 2010

Global Information, Inc. would like to present a new market research report, "2010 Discretes" by Databeans, Inc..

The report contains critical insight on supplier market share on the following companies: Toshiba, STMicroelectornics, Infineon Technologies, Rohm, Fairchild Semiconductors Intl, Renesas Electronics, Panasonic, ON Semiconductor, and Vishay Intertechnology. "Toshiba has led the discretes market for many years, and while this continued into 2009, the company lost considerable share against its next closest rival, STMicroelectronics. These OEMs, along with other top players, are primarily focused on power transistors, which are in high demand among discrete, for use in the latest power management solutions," says the report.

Discretes Market to Contribute $18.4 billion Global Revenue in 2010 to Total Semiconductor Industry

According to the new report, "The discrete market will account for $18.4 billion in global 2010 revenue or roughly 6 percent of the overall $292 billion semiconductor industry." Discretes currently represent the largest semiconductor product segment in terms of unit volume. Products from all application markets can be found to use various discrete devices. While innovation in this segment is much slower-paced, such markets are generally characterized as being more stable relative to other product groups.

The report is 128 pages in length and includes over 60 tables and 60 figures.


Global Information Inc.(GII) - specializing in market research provision for the vertical industries, GII offers expert independent recommendations of publications from hundreds of the globe's leading market research firms.

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