Worldwide Automotive In-Vehicle Infotainment System and Microprocessor Forecast, 2017–2021
This IDC study provides data for the in-vehicle infotainment (IVI) system for 2016–2021, with analysis and commentary. The automobile continues to represent the largest single application growth opportunity for key semiconductor manufacturers, sensor suppliers, and system vendors."The in-vehicle infotainment system continues to evolve as a key HMI for the automobile. More and more functions are utilizing the IVI as a central control hub for a wide variety of settings," says Nina Turner, research manager for Automotive Semiconductors. "Semiconductor vendors are focusing their efforts on specific segments of the market, but the market remains highly competitive. Key factors for automobile manufacturers to consider include security, platform flexibility, and upgradability over the lifetime of the automobile."