After a quiet period due to the saturation of the mobile handset industry, the GaAs wafer market wakes up. Apple, with its iPhoneX put under the spotlight on GaAs-based VCSELs , using for 3D sensing function. The technical choice made by Apple creates a real and vast enthusiasm for GaAs solutions. 3D sensing in mobile phone as well as LiDAR’s applications are so giving a new breath for GaAs substrates suppliers.
Under its new technology & market report “GaAs Wafer & Epiwafer Market: RF, Photonics, LED and PV application”, Yole Développement (Yole) announces a 15% CAGR between 2017 and 2023 (in volume), with an impressive 37%, especially for photonics applications (1) .
GaAs analysis from Yole proposes a comprehensive overview of the GaAs wafer and epi wafer industry. This report outlines Yole’s understanding of the industrial landscape, its evolution as well as the technical challenges. The analysts are offering a relevant technical description of GaAs wafer and epiwafer growth. Market size and forecasts are also delivered in four big applicative markets: RF, Photonics, LED, and PV.
Photonics applications are driving the GaAs wafer and epiwafer market into a new era. Yole’s analysts invite you to discover the latest GaAs technology and market trends… Full article