Ultra Low Power Microcontroller Market

Ultra-Low Power Microcontroller Market: Global Industry Analysis 2013 - 2017 and Opportunity Assessment; 2018 - 2028

Ultra-Low Power Microcontrollers: Introduction

Ultra-low power microcontrollers facilitate a proper balance between cost-effectiveness, security, power and performance in the energy-efficient applications of embedded systems. Ultra-low power microcontrollers are integrated into analogue as well as digital peripherals in the test & measurement and sensing application arenas. The integration of ultra-low power microcontroller units is considered ideal for applications that demand a long battery life, huge coding space and cryptographic algorithms.

Manufacturers offer ultra-low power microcontroller units with separate MCU development boards. These development boards enable industries to swiftly explore and execute every integral feature of ultra-low power microcontrollers. Maxim Integrated offers ultra-low power microcontroller coding development boards that facilitate easy code development with the help of prototyping environments, such as Arduino and Mbed, along with added full-featured Integrated Development Environments (IDEs) such as GCC/Eclipse.

Ultra-Low Power Microcontrollers: Market Drivers and Opportunity

Today, the minimisation of power consumption is highly essential as consumers demand efficient wireless sensor networks and Internet of Things (IoT)-enabled smart devices with enhanced battery lives. Ultra-low power microcontrollers are integrated by smart device manufacturers to meet the high demand, which has, in turn, boosted the adoption rate of ultra-low power microcontroller modules. This factor is expected to drive the global ultra-low power microcontroller market during the forecast period. Manufacturers offer consistent low power features integrated into their MCUs, peripherals and tools facilitate ease of migration, which is another factor that is estimated to propel the adoption of ultra-low power microcontrollers to greater heights. The large global presence of ultra-low power microcontroller solution providers is also estimated to boost the overall growth of the global ultra-low power microcontroller market during the forecast period.

Ultra-Low Power Microcontroller: Market Segmentation

On the basis of type, the global ultra-low power microcontroller market can be segmented into the following:

  • Ultrasonic and Mechanical Flow Sensing Microcontroller Units
  • Capacitive Touch Sensing Microcontroller Units
  • Value Line and General Purpose Microcontroller Units

On the basis of peripheral type, the global ultra-low power microcontroller market can be segmented into the following:

  • Analogue Devices
  • Digital Devices

Currently, the adoption rate of ultra-low power microcontrollers for integration into digital devices is the highest in the global ultra-low power microcontroller market. The digital devices peripheral type segment is also expected to register the highest growth rate during the forecast period owing to the higher adoption of digital test and measurement devices as compared to the analogue variants.

On the basis of application, the global Ultra-low power microcontroller market can be segmented into the following:

  • General Test and Measurement Applications
  • Sensing Applications
  • Flow Measurement Applications
  • Other Applications

General test and measurement applications of ultra-low power microcontrollers hold the largest market share of the global ultra-low power microcontroller market. However, the sensing application segment is expected to register the highest growth rate in the global ultra-low power microcontroller market.

Ultra-Low Power Microcontroller: Regional Market Outlook

Currently, the North America ultra-low power microcontroller market holds the largest share of the global market among all the regions. The North American ultra-low power microcontroller market is expected to continue growing at a steady pace during the forecast period. The growth of the ultra-low power microcontroller market in North America can be attributed to the ever-rising trend of sensing and measurement automation in the civilian as well as various other industrial sectors. Increasing disposable income in the Asia Pacific residential sector enables consumers to procure expensive IoT-enabled smart sensing devices. This factor is also estimated to play a major role in driving the global ultra-low power microcontroller market.

Ultra-low Power Microcontroller: Key Market Players

Some of the major players operating in the global ultra-low power microcontroller market include Microchip Technology Inc.; Maxim Integrated; STMicroelectronics; Texas Instruments Incorporated; Analog Devices, Inc.; NXP Semiconductors; RS Components Ltd.; Infineon Technologies AG; Ambiq Micro and ON Semiconductor.

The ultra-low power microcontroller market report covers exhaustive analysis on:

  • Ultra-low Power Microcontroller Market Segments
  • Historical Actual Market Size, 2012 - 2016
  • Market Size & Forecast 2017 to 2027
  • Ultra-low Power Microcontroller Market Supply & Demand Value Chain
  • Market Current Trends/Issues/Challenges
  • Competition & Companies involved
  • Ultra-low Power Microcontroller Technology
  • Value Chain
  • Ultra-low power microcontroller Market Drivers and Restraints

Regional analysis for the ultra-low power microcontroller market includes development of these systems in the following regions:

  • North America
    • US & Canada
  • Latin America
    • Brazil, Mexico, Others
  • Europe
    • Western Europe
      • Germany
      • France
      • U.K.
      • Spain
      • Italy
      • Nordic
      • BENELUX
      • Rest of Western Europe
    • Eastern Europe
      • Russia
      • Poland
      • Rest of Eastern Europe
  • Asia Pacific
    • Australia and New Zealand (ANZ)
    • Greater China
    • India
    • ASEAN
    • Rest of Asia Pacific
  • Japan
  • Middle East and Africa
  • GCC Countries
    • Other Middle East
    • North Africa
    • South Africa
    • Other Africa

The report is a compilation of first-hand information, qualitative and quantitative assessment by industry analysts, inputs from industry experts and industry participants across the value chain. The report provides in-depth analysis of parent market trends, macro-economic indicators and governing factors along with market attractiveness as per segments. The report also maps the qualitative impact of various market factors on market segments and geographies.

Ultra-low power microcontroller market Report Highlights:

  • Detailed overview of parent market
  • Changing market dynamics of the industry
  • In-depth market segmentation
  • Historical, current and projected market size in terms of value
  • Recent industry trends and developments
  • Competitive landscape
  • Strategies of key players and product offerings
  • Potential and niche segments/regions exhibiting promising growth
  • A neutral perspective towards market performance
  • Must-have information for market players to sustain and enhance their market footprint

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