Strategy Analytics Mobile components Technology Research recently released a report “Q2 2020 Smartphone Image Sensor Market Share: Sony Dominates the Market, Revenue Decreased by 6%” pointed out that in the first half of 2020, the global smartphone image sensor market has a total revenue of 6.3 billion U.S. dollars.
The report pointed out that in the first half of 2020, the smartphone image sensor market revenue increased by 15% year-on-year. Sony ranked first with 44% revenue share, followed by Samsung LSI and OmniVision. The top three suppliers account for nearly 85% of revenue share in the global smartphone image sensor market.
Jeffrey Mathews, Senior Analyst at Strategy Analytics, said: “The image sensor market is driven by the demand for multi-camera configurations equipped with 2MP and 8MP image sensors in smartphones, and shipments of high-pixel sensors (such as 64MP and 108MP images) will further promote 2020. The image sensor market in the first half of the year. Due to increased competition from Samsung, OmniVision and SK Hynix, Sony’s market share in the first half of 2020 has declined.”
Stephen Entwistle, Vice President of Strategic Technology Practice at Strategy Analytics, said: “Due to the impact of the new crown epidemic on the entire smartphone market, the growth rate of the image sensor market has slowed. However, the trend of high-pixel sensors and multiple cameras in smartphones is expected to drive this year Strong growth in the image sensor market in the second half of the year.”