Regardless of the financial affect of the pandemic, the smartphone picture sensor market noticed a development of 15% yr over yr within the first half of 2020, studies Technique Analytics. Whole income reached $6.three billion for the six month interval.
Sony took house the lion’s share of the market, 44%, however its income declined attributable to stronger competitors. Its largest rival is Samsung with a 32% share, adopted by OmniVision in a distant third.
Demand for telephones with excessive decision sensors – 64MP and 108MP – helped push gross sales greater. Digital camera rely was the opposite main issue driving gross sales, which stored 8MP and even 2MP sensors related.
SA expects these two components – excessive resolutions and a number of cameras – to result in robust development within the second half of this yr as properly.