fingerprint sensor market

Synaptics Unfazed By Mobile Challenges In Corporate Update

Synaptics Unfazed By Mobile Challenges In Corporate Update

Synaptics has issued fiscal results for its 2018 fourth quarter, ended June 30th. Revenues for the quarter were down nine percent year over year, at $388.5 million, and the company saw a net loss for the quarter of $1.5 million. For the fiscal year, revenues came in at $1.63 billion, a year-over-year decrease of five…

FPC Announces Further Cost Savings Measures Amid ‘Fundamental and Rapid’ Market Change

FPC Announces Further Cost Savings Measures Amid ‘Fundamental and Rapid’ Market Change

Fingerprint Cards is taking cost reductions measures to adapt to challenging market conditions, including more layoffs and write-offs of inventory. In announcing the plans, the company said it expects to reduced its workforce by 179 individuals, and that it will execute a non-cash write-off of about SEK 336 million (a little over $38 million USD)…

Fingerprint Sensors to Maintain ‘Market Dominance’: Report

Fingerprint Sensors to Maintain ‘Market Dominance’: Report

“At a time when many mobile-focused fingerprint sensor makers have been assessing the fiscal impact of dropping ASPs, the reports offer some much-needed perspective on the big picture.” Another market research firm is pointing to the ongoing ascendancy of the fingerprint sensor market. The latest evidence comes by way of ABI Research. In a report…

BRIEF: The Fingerprint Sensor Market is Still Rising

BRIEF: The Fingerprint Sensor Market is Still Rising

Fingerprint sensors are now a standard feature on contemporary smartphones. Yet while they’re more popular than ever, a number of fingerprint sensor specialists have had to contend with serious market pressures in recent months, with costs in the mobile market dropping and a growing number of competitors. That doesn’t mean the fingerprint sensor market has…

Fingerprint Sensor Market Still on the Rise: Report

Fingerprint Sensor Market Still on the Rise: Report

“MarketsandMarkets highlights the efforts of NEXT Biometrics, Fingerprint Cards, and IDEX in pioneering these technologies.” While a number of fingerprint sensor specialists have come under intense market pressure over the past year due to shrinking margins in the mobile sector, the overall fingerprint sensor market will continue its upward trajectory over the next several years,…

1.6 Billion Mobile Fingerprint Sensor Shipments in 2020: IHS

1.6 Billion Mobile Fingerprint Sensor Shipments in 2020: IHS

The mobile device fingerprint sensor market is currently in a phase of “explosive growth,” according to IHS. In a new report, the business and industry analysis firm asserts that fingerprint sensor shipments rose from 316 million to 499 million between 2014 and 2015, and will reach 1.6 billion in 2020. The report asserts that Apple,…