“The overall ultra-low-power microcontroller market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 24.1% from 2019 to 2024”
The ultra-low-power microcontroller market is expected to grow from USD 4.4 billion in 2019 to USD 12.9 billion by 2024, at a CAGR of 24.1%. Major factors driving the ultra-low-power microcontroller market include growing adoption of low-power consumption devices, rising demand for low-power microcontrollers from consumer electronics industry, increasing use of building and home automation systems, and surging demand for IoT ecosystem.

“The 32-bit ultra-low-power microcontroller market is expected to hold the largest share during the forecast period”
The 32-bit ultra-low-power microcontroller segment is expected to lead the market between 2019 and 2024. The growth of these microcontrollers can be attributed to its feature of offering a balance between power consumption and high performance. This helps to meet the needs of power-constrained or low-power applications seeking battery-savvy functionality for the Internet of Things (IoT) and connected devices.

“The analog devices is expected to hold the largest share of the ultra-low-power microcontroller market during the forecast period”
The market for ultra-low-power microcontrollers with analog devices is high as low power devices are majorly used in different applications to fetch real-world signals such as temperature, pressure, acceleration, and speed, which are measured and converted into digital signals. The benefits of analog peripherals devices include high reliability, reduced noise, low latency, and decreased costs.

“The market for the automotive industry is expected to witness the highest growth from 2019 to 2024”
The growth of this segment can be attributed to the increasing demand in applications such as interior cabin motors, capacitive touch screens, and infotainment systems. The use of ultra-low-power MCUs in automotive applications also improves fuel efficiency and battery life. In automobiles, analog signals measure speed, pressure, and temperature levels through various body sensors. With the increase in body electronics and telematics in vehicles, these parameters are constantly measured to send required notifications for IoT network. This forms a base for the growing adoption of integrated analog peripheral devices for automotive applications.

“APAC is likely to witness the highest growth during the forecast period”
The region has emerged as a global focal point for large investments and business expansion opportunities. The demand for consumer electronics and automobiles is increasing in this region. With the rising population, the penetration of home appliances is growing at a faster rate. This has propelled the ultra-low-power microcontroller market growth. Also, the adoption of IoT devices is expected to increase in APAC countries such as China, South Korea, and India, which will boost the demand for ultra-low-power microcontroller-embedded low-power devices. Flourishing chip manufacturing companies in countries such as China and South Korea are contributing to the growth of the ultra-low-power microcontroller market in APAC. The region holds a major position in the global semiconductor chip manufacturing industry with China, Japan, South Korea, and Taiwan.

Break-up of the profiles of primary participants:

  • By Company Type: Tier 1 – 25%, Tier 2 – 55%, and Tier 3 – 20%
  • By Designation: Directors – 45%, C-level Executives – 25%, and Others – 30%
  • By Region: North America – 45%, Europe – 30%, and APAC – 25%

A few ultra-low-power microcontroller ecosystem players are as follows: Texas Instrument Inc. (US), Microchip Technology Inc. (US), STMicroelectronics (Switzerland), Renesas Electronics Corporation (Japan), Cypress Semiconductor Corporation (US).

Research Coverage:
This research report segments the global ultra-low-power microcontroller market based on peripheral device, packaging type, end-use application, and region. The report discusses major drivers, restraints, challenges, and opportunities pertaining to the ultra-low-power microcontroller market and also include value chain. The study also includes an in-depth competitive analysis of the key players in the market, along with their company profiles, key observations related to product and business offerings, recent developments, and key market strategies.

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