Curve Tracer Market Overview
From research study estimates of Curve Tester market, the market is expected to observe a strong growth rate with a CAGR during the period 2021-2031 between 6-7%. Curve tracer, also known as curve checker, is a type of testing instrument generally used to analyze the semiconductor characteristics in analyzing voltage and current dependency of an electronics parts of the device.
The device consist of the current and voltage sources to stimulate the various electronics equipment under the test. Curve tracers eventually ensure that whether the electronics parts are performing efficiently or not by displaying the graph of the voltage versus current on a screen. Frequent Requirement in Semiconductor Industry is fuelling the demand in the market.
What are the key Factors Attributed towards the Growth of Curve Tracer Market
Curve tracer is regularly used in the semiconductor industry for characterization and testing of two and three-terminal semiconductor devices. The device help engineers to compare the semiconductors with multiple sets of curves at a time. Regular need for curve tracer in the semiconductor industry for waveform comparison and averaging is ultimately contributing to the market growth.
The burgeoning electronics and semiconductors component manufacturing industry spanning a wide array of end use verticals such as computers, telecommunication devices, consumer electronic devices, automotive electronics, aerospace, meteorological and defence based devices is deemed to provide abundant consumption rate of the testing device in R&D facilities by the end users.
Also, the increasing need for troubleshooting and maintenance of photovoltaic systems is also boosting the market growth considerably.
Factors such as ease of operation, accurate cursor measurements, reference data memory, on-screen display of 5 curves, and low power consumption facilitate the device analyzing process. Moreover, features such as full programmable, LED operating indications, USB port connection, and power supply with rechargeable battery makes curve tracer user-friendly.
Assurance of Power Quality Input and Output Feed in Electronic Devices Catered to Sumptuous Degrees by Curve Tester
Curve tracer also enables engineers to analyze the waveform for finding several parameters like impedance, offset, and gain. Troubleshooting of electronic instruments is one of the serious concerns among professionals for which the device is frequently used by the professional to resolve the issues.
Also, the device also helps professionals to measure the cutoff current, leakage current cutoff current, leakage current. The ability of curve trace to provide a visual representation of current and voltage waveform with quantitative measurement is propelling the demand. This eventually is instrumental in mandatory certification labels e.g. CE by the manufacturing enterprises.
East Asia Market Growth Outlook
East Asia region is observed as the prominent regional market on the backdrop of the countries such as China, Taiwan, Japan and South Korea being global hubs of electronics and semiconductor components production. With the region accounting for 80% of the global production share catering across all end use verticals, the consumption rate of curve tracers is expected to witness a robust growth rate on a continued basis.
Europe Market Growth Outlook
Europe is also account for major market share owing to the adequate presence of local manufacturers and consistently growing electronics industry. Notably, countries like U.K., France, Germany are projected to witness considerable market growth during the forecast period owing to the rapid expansion of end-use industries such as automotive, medical, aerospace and defence.
Consistent technological advancement in by the regional end use enterprises, is the vital factors that boosting the market growth in this region. The photovoltaic industry is also expected to usher in added growth opportunities for curve tracer in the region.
Curve Tracer Market: Competition Landscape
Some of the prominent manufacturers of the device are
- TEKTRONIX, INC.
- Syscomp Electronic Design Ltd.
- Mittal Enterprises
- Keysight Technologies
- K&H MFG. CO. LTD.
- HAMEG Instruments GmbH
- Yokogawa Test & Measurement Corporation
- BARTH ELECTRONICS INC.
Leading manufacturers are design and manufacturing affordable curve tracers. These manufacturers are adopting a low pricing strategy to capture a significant portion of the market.
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Curve Tracer market: Segmentation
- Floor Mounted/Benchtop
By Device Type:
- Single terminal devices
- Three terminal devices
By Sales Channel:
By End Use Industry:
- Consumer electronics
- Research and Development
- North America
- Latin America
- Rest of Latin America
- Rest of Europe
- East Asia
- South Korea
- South Asia and Pacific
- Rest of South Asia and Pacific
- Middle East and Africa
- GCC Countries
- Northern Africa
- South Africa
- Rest of MEA