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Wi-Fi Chipset Market

Wi-Fi Chipset Market Size, By Product (Smartphones, Tablet, PCS Access Points, Others), By Band (Single Band, Dual Band, TRI Band), By COVID-19 Impact Analysis, Regional Outlook, Growth Potential, Competitive Market Share & Forecast



Global Wi-Fi Chipset Market Overview

Factors that are driving the growth of the market include the growing demand for WIGIG in wireless technology. The Wireless Gigabit Alliance (WiGig) was a trade association that developed and promoted the adoption of multi-gigabit per second-speed wireless communications technology operating over the unlicensed 60 GHz frequency band. The alliance was subsumed by the Wi-Fi Alliance in 2013. This Alliance consists of famous technology companies, including Cisco, Dell, Huawei Technologies, Intel, Apple, Microsoft, NEC, NVIDIA, etc. WiGig technology is more advanced in terms of speed and data transfer as compared to Wi-Fi.


Another factor that is expected to benefit the market is the heavy utilization of WIFI in the public and private sectors. With the increasing demand for wireless connectivity, the public and private sector both, are working towards making internet connectivity more accessible in the community. Public Wi-Fi is a great opportunity for governments to connect entire cities. Smart cities deploying free Wi-Fi are largely increasing and as a result, can effectively empower their communities with better services. Another advantage that public Wi-Fi access brings for the community is education facilities in a more accessible form. Those who can’t afford internet at home, can benefit from a free connection and use it to access public services, look for jobs and access professional educational databases.


A factor that is expected to hinder the growth of the Wi-Fi Chipset market is the existence of cyber and security threats. In spite of making sustainable progress, the Wi-Fi chipset market suffers from a perpetual threat of data breaches and security risks. The reliability of internet connectivity is less due to advanced hacking systems prevalent in the cyber network. In spite of security measures such as WEP and WPA, the cases of data leaks and hacking have been prevalent. Wi-Fi connections are an open portal for hackers where access to personal information can cause huge losses.


Segment Analysis

The Global Wi-Fi Chipset Market is Segmented Based on Product, Band, And Geography.


Wi-Fi Chipset Market, By product

On the basis of the Product, the Wi-Fi Chipset market is divided into

1. Smartphones

2. Tablet

3. PCS

4. Access Points

5. Others

With increasing advancements and the affordable price of smartphones, the market for smart devices is booming globally. Wireless technology in smartphones has taken over the market making it easier for customers to deal with wireless applications. The chipset in smartphones provides connectivity be it 2G/3G or Wi-Fi. The digital market has always aimed at advancement and thus the market for tablets has been growing ever since it became a substitution for laptops. Wi-Fi chipset is an internal design used in tablets and other wireless communication systems. It has been attributed to a rapidly growing IT sector and a hike in demand for tablets. Personal computers (PCs) are equipped with advanced embedded chipsets on the motherboard that can do different tasks depending on their programming. With greater advancement in the field of computer science lies the promotion of wireless connectivity which was absent in the older versions of PCs. The advancement of computer technologies has brought a combination of devices, appliances, and gadgets. Access point equipment is one such gadget that acts as a portal for devices to connect to a local area network.


Wi-Fi Chipset Market, By Band

On the basis of Band, The market is bifurcated into Single Band, Dual Band, TRI Band. The Single-band Wi-Fi chipset has a highly integrated plug and play. It is a wireless subsystem in a small form factor with embedded Wireless LAN (WLAN) stack, supplicant, and TCP/IP stack. Dual-band Wi-Fi chipset helps clients and routers to transmit and receive data over bands simultaneously, improving the speed as well as the quality of the connection making it potent for the Wi-Fi chipset industry. Chipsets covering single and dual bands are no longer the only Wi-Fi options available. A Tri-band Wi-Fi chipset has been introduced that integrates multi-gigabit performance. It supports a wide range of applications, from I/O to networking, at the same speeds of wired connectivity, while maintaining an equilibrium between home coverage and exchange of information.


Key Players in the Market

The “Global Wi-Fi Chipset Market” study report will provide valuable insight with an emphasis on the global market. The major players in the market are Quantenna Communications, Inc., QUALCOMM, BROADCOM, Intel Corporation, Texas Instruments, STMicroelectronics N.V., Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd, Marvell Technology Group Ltd., Inc, Cypress Semiconductor Corporation, Mediatek, Peraso Technologies, Inc

Our market analysis also entails a section solely dedicated to such major players wherein our analysts provide an insight into the financial statements of all the major players, along with its product benchmarking and SWOT analysis. The competitive landscape section also includes key development strategies, market share and market ranking analysis of the above-mentioned players globally.

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