MEMS Gyroscopes Market Report

MEMS Gyroscopes - Global Strategic Business Report

Global Industry Analysts, Date of Publication: Nov 13, 2015, 156 Pages
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MEMS Gyroscopes Market Report

This report analyzes the worldwide markets for MEMS Gyroscopes in US$ Million. The Global market is further analyzed by the following Applications: Automotive, Consumer Electronics, and Others. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and Rest of World. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2013 through 2020. Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research. Company profiles are primarily based on public domain information including company URLs. The report profiles 33 companies including many key and niche players such as -

Analog Devices, Inc.
Bosch Sensortec GmbH
Colibrys Ltd.
Epson Electronics America, Inc.
Freescale Semiconductor, Inc.

TABLE OF CONTENTS

 I. INTRODUCTION, METHODOLOGY & PRODUCT DEFINITIONS
      Study Reliability and Reporting Limitations                       I-1
      Disclaimers                                                       I-2
      Data Interpretation & Reporting Level                             I-2
       Quantitative Techniques & Analytics                              I-3
      Product Definitions and Scope of Study                            I-3


 II. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

  1. MARKET OUTLOOK                                                     II-1
      Microelectromechanical Systems (MEMS) - An Introduction           II-1
       Table 1: World Market for MEMS Sensors (2014 & 2016):
       Percentage Breakdown of Sales for Inertial Combos,
       Gyroscopes, Accelerometers and Other MEMS Sensors (includes
       corresponding Graph/Chart)                                       II-2
      MEMS Inertial Sensors - A Prelude                                 II-3
       A Glance at Recent Developments in MEMS Inertial Sensors Market  II-4
      MEMS Gyroscopes - Market Outlook                                  II-4
       Consumer Electronics Spearhead Modern Day Use of Gyroscopes      II-5
      Current & Future Analysis                                         II-6

  2. INDUSTRY OVERVIEW                                                  II-7
      MEMS Gyroscopes: Significance and Applications                    II-7
      Dual-Axis MEMS Gyroscope - A Remarkable Innovation                II-7
      Growing Prospects for 3-Axis Gyroscopes                           II-7
      FOGs and RLGs Lead High-Performance Gyroscopes Market             II-8
       MEMS Gyroscopes Wrest Market Share from FOGs                     II-8
      Combination Sensors Alter Market Dynamics                         II-9
       Growing Focus on Integration Spurs Significant Prospects for
        Inertial Combo Sensors                                          II-9
       Innovations Continue to Emerge in Combined MEMS Gyroscopes Space II-10
      Novel MEMS Gyroscope Aids Use in Single-Channel Damping           II-11
      Innovative Control Solution Promises Compensation of
       Fabrication Errors                                               II-11
      BAW Gyroscope Sensors - A Novel Technology with Tremendous
       Promise                                                          II-12
      Angular Rate MEMS Gyroscopes: A Definite Advancement over
       Typical MEMS Gyroscopes                                          II-12
       A Note on Key Applications                                       II-13
        GPDS in Shoe Insoles                                            II-13
        GPS Sensors                                                     II-14
        Inertial Measurement Unit                                       II-14
      Focus on Select Recent Innovations in Inertial Sensors            II-14
       Integration Aims at Saving Cost and Minimizing Size of MEMS
        Inertial Sensors                                                II-14
       E-Compass                                                        II-15
       KMX61G Combination Sensor by Kionix                              II-15
       Gimballed Gyro-stabilized Platforms                              II-16
       Fluid-suspended Gyro-stabilized Platforms                        II-16
       Strap-down Systems                                               II-17
       Motion-based Alignment                                           II-17
       Vibrating Gyros                                                  II-17
       Hemispherical Resonator Gyros                                    II-18
       Timing & Inertial Measurement Unit (TIMU) Sensors                II-18
      Significant R&D Projects Underway in Gyroscopes Market            II-18
      Design Challenges in MEMS Gyroscopes                              II-19
       High Performance/Low Cost Gyroscopes                             II-19
      Competitive Landscape                                             II-20
       MEMS Gyroscope - A Focus on Activity of Select Players           II-20
       InvenSense Bets on Consumer Electronics for MEMS Gyroscopes      II-20
        Nasiri-Fabrication Platform - The Basis for InvenSense’s
         Technology                                                     II-21
        Suitability of Nasiri-Fabrication Platform for Gyroscope Design II-22

  3. END-USE MARKET ANALYSIS                                            II-23
      Focus on Key End-Use Applications                                 II-23
       Automotive                                                       II-23
       Consumer Electronics                                             II-24
       Industrial                                                       II-24
       Military                                                         II-24
      From Auto to Electronics - The Journey of MEMS Gyroscopes in
       Brief                                                            II-24
      MEMS Gyroscopes - A Long History in Automotive Applications       II-25
      Consumer Electronics - A Promising Market for Motion Sensors      II-26
       Handheld Electronics - A Growing Market for MEMS Gyroscopes      II-26
       MEMS Inertial Sensors Make Rapid Inroads into Smartphones        II-27
       Motion Processing Technology Leads to New Functionalities in
        Consumer Products                                               II-27
        Motion Processing Finds Application in Camera and Camcorders    II-28
      Aerospace & Defense - Key Niche Sectors for IMUs                  II-28
       Attitude and Heading Reference System - Delivering Enhanced
        Functionality in Aircraft                                       II-29
      Gyroscope-based Device for Tremor Sensing in Upper Limb - A
       Novel Application in Healthcare                                  II-29
      New Generation of MEMS Inertial Sensors Enable Compelling
       Applications                                                     II-30
      Novel Applications Demand Miniaturized Gyroscopes                 II-30

  4. PRODUCT OVERVIEW                                                   II-31
      Defining Gyroscope                                                II-31
       Working of a Gyroscope                                           II-31
       A Historic Perspective of Gyroscopes                             II-31
       Types of Gyroscopes                                              II-32
        MEMS Gyroscope                                                  II-32
        Fiber Optic Gyroscope (FOG)                                     II-32
        Hemispherical Resonator Gyroscope (HRG)                         II-32
        Gyrostat                                                        II-32
        Dynamically Tuned Gyroscope (DTG)                               II-33
        Vibrating Structure Gyroscope (VSG)                             II-33
        Ring Laser Gyroscope (RLG)                                      II-33
        London Moment Gyroscope                                         II-33
       Applications of Gyroscopes                                       II-34
        Spacecraft Orientation                                          II-34
        Automotive Industry                                             II-34
        Photography                                                     II-34
        Entertainment                                                   II-34
        Hobbies                                                         II-34
        Industrial Robotics                                             II-35
        Additional Applications                                         II-35
      MEMS Gyroscopes                                                   II-35
       Types of MEMS Gyroscopes                                         II-35
        Draper Tuning Fork Gyroscope                                    II-35
        Piezoelectric Plate Gyroscope                                   II-36
        Vibrating-Wheel Gyroscopes                                      II-36
        Wine Glass Resonator Gyroscopes                                 II-36
        Foucault Pendulum Gyroscopes                                    II-36
      Micromachined Gyroscope Technology— Operating Principles/
       Specifications                                                   II-36
      MEMS Inertial Sensors                                             II-37
       Key MEMS Inertial Sensor Types                                   II-38

  5. PRODUCT INNOVATIONS/INTRODUCTIONS                                  II-39
      InvenSense Launches New 6-Axis Inertial Sensor for Use in
       Consumer Electronics                                             II-39
      Colibrys Rolls Out Vibrational Gyroscope                          II-39
      InvenSense Launches 6-Axis SoC with Enhanced Digital Motion
       Processor™                                                       II-39
      Bosch Sensortec Rolls Out MEMS Sensors for Android Smart Phones   II-39
      Murata Rolls Out Very High Stability Combined Accelerometer
       and Gyroscope Sensors                                            II-39
      Qualtré Launches New BAW MEMS Gyroscopes                          II-39
      STMicroelectronics Introduces Always-On 6-Axis Combination Sensor II-40
      Analog Devices Introduces High-Temperature MEMS Gyroscope for
       Oil & Gas Industry                                               II-40
      mCube Rolls Out Complete 9DoF Software-Based Gyroscope for
       Android™ Mobile Devices, iGyro™                                  II-40
      InvenSense Launches Integrated 7-Axis Sensor                      II-40
      STMicroelectronics Rolls Out New Gyroscope for Optical Image
       Stabilization Application                                        II-40
      STMicroelectronics Launches New Gyroscopes for Cameras and
       Mobiles                                                          II-40

  6. RECENT INDUSTRY ACTIVITY                                           II-41
      Alps Electric Inks Agreement with Qualtré for Sales of Gyroscopes II-41
      Qualtré Bags Strategic Investments                                II-41
      Sagem Acquires Colibrys                                           II-41

  7. FOCUS ON SELECT PLAYERS                                            II-42
      Analog Devices, Inc. (US)                                         II-42
      Bosch Sensortec GmbH (Germany)                                    II-42
      Colibrys Ltd. (Switzerland)                                       II-42
      Epson Electronics America, Inc. (US)                              II-43
      Freescale Semiconductor, Inc. (US)                                II-43
      InvenSense Inc. (US)                                              II-44
      Kionix, Inc. (US)                                                 II-44
      LORD Corporation MicroStrain® Sensing Systems (US)                II-45
      Maxim Integrated Products Inc. (US)                               II-45
      MEMSIC, Inc. (US)                                                 II-46
      Moog Inc. (US)                                                    II-46
      Murata Manufacturing Company, Ltd. (Japan)                        II-47
      Panasonic Corporation (Japan)                                     II-47
      Sensonor AS (Norway)                                              II-48
      Silicon Sensing Systems Ltd. (UK)                                 II-48
      STMicroelectronics (Switzerland)                                  II-49
      Systron Donner Inertial (US)                                      II-49
      Texas Instruments, Inc. (US)                                      II-50
      VectorNav Technologies (US)                                       II-50

  8. GLOBAL MARKET PERSPECTIVE                                          II-51
      Market by Geographic Region                                       II-51
      Table 2: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for MEMS
      Gyroscopes by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe,
      Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan) and Rest of World Markets
      Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$
      Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding
      Graph/Chart)                                                      II-51

      Table 3: World 8-Year Perspective for MEMS Gyroscopes by
      Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for US,
      Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan) and Rest
      of World Markets for Years 2013, 2015 & 2020 (includes
      corresponding Graph/Chart)                                        II-52
      Market by Application                                             II-53
      Table 4: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for MEMS
      Gyroscopes by End-Use Application - Automotive, Consumer
      Electronics and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with
      Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through
      2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                         II-53

      Table 5: World 8-Year Perspective for MEMS Gyroscopes by
      End-use Application - Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for
      Automotive, Consumer Electronics and Others Markets for Years
      2013, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)            II-54


 III. MARKET

  1. THE UNITED STATES                                                  III-1
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-1
        Current & Future Analysis                                       III-1
        Sensors - Important Part of Automobiles                         III-1
        Product Launches                                                III-1
        Strategic Corporate Developments                                III-2
        Key Players                                                     III-3
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-9
        Table 6: US Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for MEMS
        Gyroscopes Market with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million
        for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding
        Graph/Chart)                                                    III-9

  2. CANADA                                                             III-10
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-10
        Current & Future Analysis                                       III-10
        Canadian Sensor Industry - A Brief Note                         III-10
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-11
        Table 7: Canadian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
        MEMS Gyroscopes Market with Annual Revenue Figures in US$
        Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding
        Graph/Chart)                                                    III-11

  3. JAPAN                                                              III-12
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-12
        Current & Future Analysis                                       III-12
        Product Launch                                                  III-12
        Key Players                                                     III-12
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-14
        Table 8: Japanese Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
        MEMS Gyroscopes Market with Annual Revenue Figures in US$
        Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding
        Graph/Chart)                                                    III-14

  4. EUROPE                                                             III-15
       Market Analysis                                                  III-15
        Table 9: European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
        MEMS Gyroscopes by Geographic Region - France, Germany,
        Italy, UK, Spain and Rest of Europe Markets Independently
        Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for
        Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)    III-15

        Table 10: European 8-Year Perspective for MEMS Gyroscopes by
        Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for
        France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain and Rest of Europe Markets
        for Years 2013, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding
        Graph/Chart)                                                    III-16

  4a. FRANCE                                                            III-17
       Market Analysis                                                  III-17
        Table 11: French Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
        MEMS Gyroscopes Market with Annual Revenue Figures in US$
        Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding
        Graph/Chart)                                                    III-17

  4b. GERMANY                                                           III-18
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-18
        Current & Future Analysis                                       III-18
        German Sensor Industry - An Overview                            III-18
        Market and Technology Trends                                    III-18
        Product Launch                                                  III-19
        Key Player                                                      III-19
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-20
        Table 12: German Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
        MEMS Gyroscopes Market with Annual Revenue Figures in US$
        Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding
        Graph/Chart)                                                    III-20

  4c. ITALY                                                             III-21
       Market Analysis                                                  III-21
        Table 13: Italian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
        MEMS Gyroscopes Market with Annual Revenue Figures in US$
        Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding
        Graph/Chart)                                                    III-21

  4d. THE UNITED KINGDOM                                                III-22
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-22
        Current & Future Analysis                                       III-22
        Key Player                                                      III-22
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-23
        Table 14: UK Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for MEMS
        Gyroscopes Market with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million
        for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding
        Graph/Chart)                                                    III-23

  4e. SPAIN                                                             III-24
       Market Analysis                                                  III-24
        Table 15: Spanish Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
        MEMS Gyroscopes Market with Annual Revenue Figures in US$
        Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding
        Graph/Chart)                                                    III-24

  4f. REST OF EUROPE                                                    III-25
      A.MARKET ANALYSIS                                                 III-25
        Current & Future Analysis                                       III-25
        Product Launches                                                III-25
        Strategic Corporate Development                                 III-26
        Key Players                                                     III-26
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-28
        Table 16: Rest of Europe Recent Past, Current & Future
        Analysis for MEMS Gyroscopes Market with Annual Revenue
        Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes
        corresponding Graph/Chart)                                      III-28

  5. ASIA-PACIFIC                                                       III-29
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-29
        Current & Future Analysis                                       III-29
        Asia-Pacific - Fastest Growing Sensors Market Worldwide         III-29
         Huge Automotive Manufacturing Activity Makes Asia-Pacific a
          Lucrative Market for Sensors                                  III-29
         An Overview of MEMS Inertial Sensors                           III-30
          India - MEMS Inertial Sensors in Automotive Electronics
           Attracts Attention of Foreign Players                        III-30
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-31
        Table 17: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current & Future
        Analysis for MEMS Gyroscopes by Geographic Region - China,
        South Korea, Taiwan and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets
        Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$
        Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding
        Graph/Chart)                                                    III-31

        Table 18: Asia-Pacific 8-Year Perspective for MEMS
        Gyroscopes by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of
        Revenues for China, South Korea, Taiwan and Rest of
        Asia-Pacific Markets for Years 2013, 2015 & 2020 (includes
        corresponding Graph/Chart)                                      III-32

  6. REST OF WORLD                                                      III-33
       Market Analysis                                                  III-33
        Table 19: Rest of World Recent Past, Current & Future
        Analysis for MEMS Gyroscopes Market with Annual Revenue
        Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes
        corresponding Graph/Chart)                                      III-33


 IV. COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE

     Total Companies Profiled: 33 (including Divisions/Subsidiaries - 34)

     The United States (21)
     Japan (2)
     Europe (10)
     - France (3)
     - Germany (1)
     - The United Kingdom (1)
     - Rest of Europe (5)
     Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan) (1)
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