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Global RF Test Equipment Market 2016-2020

Global RF Test Equipment Market 2016-2020

About RF Test Equipment

RF test equipment is used to measure the amount of RF waves emitted by a particular device. It includes traditional and modular general-purpose (GP) instruments and semiconductor automated test equipment (ATE). Traditional GP instrumentation is classified into spectrum analyzers, signal generators, electronic counters, power meters, network analyzers, one-box testers, and cable and antenna analyzers.

Technavio’s analysts forecast the global RF test equipment market to grow at a CAGR of 6.05% during the period 2016-2020.

Covered in this report

The report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the global RF test equipment market for 2016-2020. The report considers 2015 the base year and forecasts the market value through to 2020.

The report also presents the vendor landscape and a corresponding detailed analysis of the top vendors operating in the market.

The market is divided into the following segments based on Application by end-user segment:

  • Telecom Sector
  • Electronics Sector
  • Industrial Sector
  • Automotive Sector
  • Medical Sector
  • Defense Sector
Technavio's report, Global RF Test Equipment Market 2016-2020, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report covers the market landscape and its growth prospects over the coming years. The report also includes a discussion of the key vendors operating in this market.

Key vendors
  • Advantest
  • Agilent Technologies
  • Anritsu
  • Rohde & Schwarz
  • Teradyne
Other prominent vendors
  • Aries Electronics
  • Aspen Electronics
  • Cobham Antenna Systems
  • Cobham Wireless
  • Flann Microwave
  • Keysight Technologies UK
  • Pickering Interfaces
  • Tecstar Electronics
Market driver
  • Adoption of 802.11ac and multiple-input and multiple-output (MIMO) technologies
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market challenge
  • Evolving RF standards
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market trend
  • Equipment for custom measurements
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Key questions answered in this report
  • What will the market size be in 2020 and what will the growth rate be?
  • What are the key market trends?
  • What is driving this market?
  • What are the challenges to market growth?
  • Who are the key vendors in this market space?
  • What are the market opportunities and threats faced by the key vendors?
  • What are the strengths and weaknesses of the key vendors?


Press Release

Technavio Announces the Publication of its Research Report – Global RF Test Equipment Market 2016-2020

Technavio recognizes the following companies as the key players in the Global RF Test Equipment Market: Advantest, Agilent Technologies, Anritsu, Rohde & Schwarz and Teradyne

Other Prominent Vendors in the market are: Aries Electronics, Aspen Electronics, Cobham Antenna Systems, Cobham Wireless, Flann Microwave, Keysight Technologies UK, Pickering Interfaces, and Tecstar Electronics.

Commenting on the report, an analyst from Technavio’s team said: “One of the current significant trends in the market is availability of equipment for custom measurement. The user base is demanding equipment that can perform a wide array of tests, which differ from user to user.”

According to the report, the adoption of 802.11ac and MIMO technologies that offer high-speed wireless local area network (LAN) is a major growth driver of the market. The growing number of Internet users has increased the demand for new RF test devices.

Further, the report states that one of the main challenges for vendors in the market is the constantly evolving RF technology standards.

Companies Mentioned

Advantest, Agilent Technologies, Anritsu, Rohde & Schwarz, Teradyne, Aries Electronics, Aspen Electronics, Cobham Antenna Systems, Cobham Wireless, Flann Microwave, Keysight Technologies UK, Pickering Interfaces, Tecstar Electronics.

  • Executive summary
    • Highlights
  • Scope of the report
    • Market overview
    • Product offerings
      • Table Product offerings
  • Market research methodology
    • Research methodology
    • Economic indicators
    • PEST analysis
      • Table Semiconductor industry PEST analysis
  • Introduction
    • Key market highlights
  • Technology landscape
    • Spectrum analyzers
    • Vector instruments
    • Network analyzers
  • Market landscape
    • Market overview
      • Table Segmentation of RF test equipment market
    • RF test equipment market by product type
      • Accessories of RF test equipment
    • Market size and forecast
      • Table Global RF test equipment market ($ billions)
    • Five forces analysis
      • Table Five forces analysis
  • Market segmentation by application
    • Global RF test equipment market by application 2015
      • Table Global RF test equipment market by application 2015 (% share)
    • Global RF test equipment market by application 2020
      • Table Global RF test equipment market by application 2020 (% share)
      • Table Year-on-year (YoY) share of RF test equipment market across sectors (%)
    • RF test equipment market in telecom sector
      • Table Global RF test equipment market in telecom sector ($ billions)
    • RF test equipment market in electronics sector
      • Table Global RF test equipment market in electronics sector ($ millions)
    • RF test equipment market in manufacturing sector
      • Table Global RF test equipment market in manufacturing sector ($ millions)
    • RF test equipment market in automotive sector
      • Table Global RF test equipment market in automotive sector ($ millions)
    • RF test equipment market in medical sector
      • Table Global RF test equipment market in medical sector ($ millions)
    • RF test equipment market in defense sector
      • Table Global RF test equipment market in defense sector ($ millions)
  • Geographical segmentation
    • Market share by region 2015
      • Table Market share by region 2015
    • Market share by region 2020
      • Table Market share by region 2020
      • Table YoY share of RF test equipment market in prominent regions (%)
    • RF test equipment market in the Americas
      • Table Global RF test equipment market in the Americas ($ billions)
    • RF test equipment market in EMEA
      • Table Global RF test equipment market in EMEA ($ billions)
    • RF test equipment market in APAC
      • Table Global RF test equipment market in APAC ($ billions)
  • Market drivers
    • Adoption of 802.11ac and MIMO technologies
    • Rising data traffic
    • Adoption of modular instrumentation
    • Adoption of LTE-A
  • Impact of drivers
    • Table Impact of drivers
  • Market challenges
    • Evolving RF standards
    • Flexibility and size issues
    • Signal integrity
    • Lack of integration between design and testing
  • Impact of drivers and challenges
    • Table Impact of drivers and challenges
  • Market trends
    • Equipment for custom measurements
    • Development of advanced VNAs
    • Emerging multi-vendor IP ecosystems
  • Vendor landscape
    • Competitive scenario
  • Key vendor details
    • Advantest
    • Agilent Technologies
    • Anritsu
    • Rohde & Schwarz
    • Teradyne
    • Other prominent vendors
  • Suggestions for vendors and investors
  • Appendix
    • List of abbreviations
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