Semico: MEMS oscillators to grow at a CAGR of 85.6% during 2011-2016
Semico has projected that 2011-2016 CAGR for MEMS oscillators will be 85.6%, approaching $1.2 billion by 2016. Semico suggests this is the perfect time for investment, because the market is poised to take off in 2013.
Semico foresees the main driving markets for MEMS oscillators will be portable applications such as smart phones, tablets and ultrabooks. These are fast changing designs that can benefit from the advantages offered by MEMS oscillators among which are lower cost, lower power consumption and smaller, thinner packages.