Market Overview

The Global Silicon Photonics Devices Market 2018-2024 by Product, Component, Application and Region -


The "Global
Market for Silicon Photonics Devices: Focus on Products, Components,
Applications, Patents, Market Share, and Competitive Landscape- Analysis
and Forecast (2018-2024)"
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The factors driving the growth of the global market for silicon
photonics devices include efficient power consumption employing silicon
photonics devices, funding landscape of the silicon photonics devices
market, and increasing bandwidth requirement for large data transfer. As
the price of silicon photonics technology is showing a constant
downfall, its demand has been extensively increasing in several
verticals including healthcare, telecommunication, and defense, among

The products that have been prevalent in the silicon photonics devices
market include transceivers, optical cables, Radio Frequency (RF)
circuits, multiplexers, and attenuators. In 2017, transceivers generated
the maximum revenue, which was attributed to the increasing demand of
transceivers from the data communications and telecommunications

The global market for silicon photonics devices (based on components)
can be categorized into optical waveguides, an optical modulator, a
photo detector, optical switches, and lasers. In 2017, optical
waveguides generated the maximum revenue, primarily driven by the
declining cost of optical waveguides and the increasing usage of optical
waveguides in the data transfer applications.

The global market for silicon photonics devices (based on application
types) can be categorized into data communication, telecommunication,
healthcare, defense, and consumer electronics. Data communication
application segment is expected to dominate the market in the forecast
period (2018-2024) because of the rising application of silicon
photonics devices in high-performance computers and data center

Market Dynamics


  • Efficient Power Consumption using Silicon Photonics
  • Increasing Bandwidth Requirement for Huge Amount of Data Transfer
  • Funding Landscape of the Silicon Photonics Industry


  • Excessive Thermal Heat Generation from Silicon Photonics Devices
  • Complex Communication Systems


  • Adoption of Silicon Photonics due to Increasing Smartphone Penetration
    and Rising Internet Connectivity
  • Emerging Applications in the Automotive Sector

Key Topics Covered

Executive Summary

1 Market Dynamics

2 Competitive Landscape

3 Industry Analysis

4 Global Market for Silicon Photonics Devices (by Product)

5 Global Market for Silicon Photonics Devices (by Component)

6 Global Market for Silicon Photonics Devices (by Application)

7 Global Market for Silicon Photonics Devices (by Region)

8 Company Profiles

  • Acacia Communications, Inc.
  • Broadcom Limited
  • Cisco Systems, Inc.
  • Finisar Corporation
  • Hamamatsu Photonics K. K.
  • Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.
  • IBM Corporation
  • Infinera Corporation
  • Intel Corporation
  • Juniper Networks, Inc.
  • Luxtera
  • Mellanox Technologies, Ltd.
  • Molex, LLC
  • NeoPhotonics Corporation
  • STMicroelectronics N.V.

9 Report Scope and Methodology

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