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Global and Taiwanese Communications Industry Outlook 2012

Published by MIC - Market Intelligence & Consulting Institute Product code 235003
Published Content info 8 Pages
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Global and Taiwanese Communications Industry Outlook 2012
Published: March 21, 2012 Content info: 8 Pages


Aggregated the information gathered from the seminar held by Taiwan's MIC (Market Intelligence and Consulting Institute) regarding industry outlook for 2012, this report profiles the major development trends observed in the telecommunication industry, including mobile, fixed and wireless communications. In addition, this report also probes into the major development trends of six major areas in communications, including LTE, Smartphones, platforms, OTT, video over Wi-Fi, and Wi-Fi hotspots.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

1. Mobile Communications

  • 1.1 LTE Subscribers to Reach 240 Million in 2015, Accounting for 3.3% of Mobile Subscribers Worldwide
  • 1.2 Value-line Smartphone Shipment Share Expected to Account for Nearly Half of Global Smartphone Shipments in 2016

2. Fixed Network Communications

  • 2.1 Content and Platform Developments Play Major Roles
  • 2.2 OTT Applications Boosting Hybrid STB Market Share

3. Wireless Communications

  • 3.1 Video over Wi-Fi Continues to Uphold Wi-Fi Growth
  • 3.2 Enhancing User Experience Upholds Wi-Fi Hotspot Demand


List of Topics

Touching on LTE deployment worldwide, LTE subscriber base and Smartphone shipments, including 2011 estimates, future forecasts, and market trends

Fixed network communications area, the importance of content and platform coupled with the rise of connected TVs and various online services, development of hybrid STBs and OTT STBs

Wireless communications area, Wi-Fi chipset shipment expected to enjoy continuing growth thanks to VoW, and the Wi-Fi industry projects to see increasing VoW applications in 2012, major growth drivers pushing up demand for Wi-Fi hotspots

Companies and organizations analyzed or mentioned in the report include: China Mobile, China Telecom, Cisco, Google, Huawei, KDDI, Lenovo, Microsoft, Nokia, Ruckus Wireless, Samsung, Verizon, WBA (Wireless Broadband Alliance), ZTE

List of Figures

  • Figure 1 Worldwide LTE Subscriber Base, 2010-2015
  • Figure 2 Smartphone Shipment Volume Share by Price Point, 2012 vs. 2016
  • Figure 3 Worldwide Digital STB Shipment Volume, 2011 - 2015
  • Figure 4 Worldwide Wi-Fi Chip Shipment by Product Types, 2010 - 2015
  • Figure 5 Worldwide Public Wi-Fi Hotspot Shipment Volume, 2010 - 2015
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