Analysts Predict Further Rapid Growth of Smartphone OIS Camera Demand
Monday, January 19th 2015
ResearchInChina has published its latest "Global and China CCM (CMOS Camera Module) Industry Report, 2014-2015." It highlights the surge in demand for OIS enabled cameras this year. Please find below excerpts from the report:
"In 2014, the global CCM market size was worth about USD16.402 billion, growing by 13.4% from 2013, mainly stimulated by higher pixel counts of mobile phone cameras and OIS. It is expected that OIS will expand rapidly in 2015, spurring the CCM market to rise by 15.9% to USD19.018 billion.
In 2014, the iPhone 6Plus took the largest share of OIS enabled mobile phones with shipments of 18.20 million (about 25%), followed by the Samsung Galaxy Note4 with shipments of about 6 million. It is projected that the Samsung Galaxy S6 and most flagship phones in China will use OIS, and next generation Apple phones will also fully adopt OIS. It is estimated that shipments of mobile phones adopting OIS will amount to 178 million in 2015, surging 145% from 2014, and will reach 361 million in 2017.