Global GNSS Chip Market, By Devices (Smartphones, In-Vehicle Systems, Tablets, Personal Navigation)

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Rising demand for applications such as distance learning, autonomous driving, multi-user gaming, and video calling is expected to drive the growth of GNSS chip market during the forecast period. This has resulted some of the key developments by companies operating in the market to consolidate their market positions and look for further niche opportunities.

GNSS chips means a global navigation satellite system that is used for locating the geographical position of the user anywhere on the earth. There has been an increase in the use of GNSS chips for mapping and surveying applications like tracking unfamiliar locations that are suitable for mining, agriculture, and construction.

Segment Analysis:

On the basis of devices, it is segmented into Smartphones, In-Vehicle Systems, Tablets, Personal Navigation. GNSS chips are most widely used in smartphones owing to its increasing demand in the developing countries and the need for real-time information like the exact location of the vehicles and other assets. In addition, GNSS chips are used in smartphones for tracking the mobile geographic information system, online games, and location-based services.

By application, it is segregated into Location-Based Services, Navigation, Telematics, Surveying, Mapping, Timing & Synchronization. The location-based services have witnessed a brisk rise in its demand owing to the increasing demand for navigation and the use of these chips in the in-vehicle system worldwide.

The market for the GNSS Chip Market is increasing at a high rate across the world, owing to the emergence of advanced GNSS - enabled platforms. Advanced, GNSS chips help and allow thousands of customers to use similar resources aiding companies to reduce their expenses. With the rising demand for high-speed internet for applications such as autonomous driving, distance learning, video calling, multi-user gaming, and the advent of the 5G network is increasing rapidly, Smart Cities and the IoT are set to spawn a further proliferation and diversification of GNSS-enabled added-value services. All the above factors have been significant growth aspects for the cloud enable technology market in a global arena.

Key Factors Impacting Market Growth:

  • Rising demand for applications such as distance learning, autonomous driving, multi-user gaming, and video calling

  • Adoption of high speed internet with 5G and 4G

Regional Analysis:

By region, the GNSS chip market is estimated to be dominated by North America, Western Europe, and Asia Pacific during the forecast period. With technological advancements and cluster of global companies operating in these regions, these regions hold key to the growth and development of GNSS chip market during the forecast period. Most of the leading companies have operations in these regions to cater the potential end users in the respective region. The North America GNSS chip market is further segmented by US, Canada, and Mexico, whereas Germany, UK, France, Italy are estimated to be some of the major markets in Western Europe.

Asia Pacific region is segmented by China, Japan, South Korea, India and Australia. Middle East and Eastern Europe are estimated to be potential markets with growing demand during the forecast period. Major countries in these regions include Russia, UAE, Saudi Arabia, Israel, and others.

Key Developments:

  • In Feb 2018, u-blox has done product innovation in their product portfolio e u‑blox F9 technology platform, delivering high precision positioning solutions for mass market industrial and automotive applications.

  • In May 2017, STMicroelectronics NV has done the partnership with Allystar to develop GNSS applications and solutions for automotive products as well as a wide array of some other applications.

Companies Covered: Intel Corporation, U-blox Holdings AG, MediaTek Inc., Navika Electronics, Quectel Wireless Solutions Co., Ltd., Skyworks Solutions, Inc., Furuno Electric Co. Ltd., Broadcom Limited, Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., ST Microelectronics N.V. ,Eagle Uav Services, Misfit Inc., and Hemisphere GNSS, among others.

Market Segmentation:

By Devices:

  • Smartphones

  • In-Vehicle Systems

  • Tablets

  • Personal Navigation

By Application :

  • Location-Based Services

  • Navigation

  • Telematics

  • Surveying

  • Mapping

  • Timing & Synchronization

By Region:

  • North America

    • By Country (US, Canada, Mexico)

    • By Devices

    • By Application

  • Western Europe:

    • By Country (Germany, UK, France, Spain, Rest of Western Europe)

    • By Devices

    • By Application

  • Eastern Europe:

    • By Country (Russia, Turkey, Rest of Eastern Europe)

    • By Devices

    • By Application

  • Asia Pacific

    • By Country (China, Japan, India, Rest of Asia Pacific)

    • By Devices

    • By Application

  • Middle East:

    • By Country (UAE, Qatar, Iran, Saudi Arabia, Rest of Middle East)

    • By Devices

    • By Application

  • Rest of the World

    • By Region (Latin America, Brazil, Rest of the World)

    • By Devices

    • By Application

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