Serial NOR Flash Market Research Report - Global Forecast till 2027

Global Serial NOR Flash Market: By Type (1 MB, 4 MB, 8 MB, 32 MB and others), By Application (Consumer Electronics, IT, automotive and industrial, communication and others) and Region-Forecast till 2025

ID: MRFR/SEM/6199-CR | April 2019 | Region: Global | 94 pages

Please note that the assessment period of report has been updated from 2013–2025 to 2020-2027. Cordially fill the sample form for updated data.

Market Snapshot


Global serial NOR flash market is poised to capture 4.8% CAGR during the review period (2018-2025) and reach a valuation of USD 1,306.9 million. Technological advancements and innovation in serial NOR flash has led to an expansion of its application peripheries. The latest versions of serial NOR flash have more physical interface options and memory size. They are increasingly being used in data storage and computation purposes. Electronic products such as touch screens, display controllers and AMOLED panel consist of serial NOR flash.


Market growth is also linked with the increased sales of consumer electronics globally. Popularity of portable electronic devices has grown in leaps and bounds in recent years, which remains a key force behind the growth of serial NOR flash market.   


Global Serial NOR Flash Market, By Region, 2017


China dominates the global NOR Flash market. In 2017, it accounted for over 34% market share in terms of revenue. The China serial nor flash market is projected to witness 5.8% CAGR during the review period. China being an electronics manufacturing powerhouse presents significant opportunities to market players. In addition, China makes a significant contribution to the global serial NOR flash supply. China’s might in automotive manufacturing and electronics manufacturing gives it an edge in the global serial NOR flash. Other macroeconomic factors such as growing purchasing power and introduction of favorable policies are also influencing the market growth in the region.


The market in North America is also expected remain highly attractive during the forecast period. Presence of an established electronics industry and enforcement of new policies to boost domestics manufacturing is creating growth opportunities for companies operating in the North America serial NOR flash market. It is projected that the market in the region will increase at 4.4% CAGR during the projection period.  


Companies Covered


ASE Group, Intel Corporation, TDK Corporation, Amkor Technology, Jiangsu Changjiang Electronics Technology Co. Ltd., Vicor Corporation, Panasonic Corporation, ON Semiconductor, Texas Instruments Incorporated and Bel Fuse Inc.


The global serial NOR flash market is highly competitive and characterized by a large number of manufacturers, suppliers, and third-party vendors. However, there are some market players how are more recognized than others such as Intel Corporation (US), Panasonic Corporation (Japan) Amkor Technology (US). These companies account for a relatively higher revenue share and hold superior market positions. Players operating in the market are focusing on expanding product portfolio and product innovation.


The report covers the development strategies adopted by the companies between 2015 to 2018.  Market players adopted various strategies to retain and/or expand their market share.


Market Segmentation


By Type - 1 MB, 4 MB, 8 MB, 32 MB, and others [high-density serial NOR memory (above 32 MB)].


By Application - Consumer Electronics, IT, automotive and industrial, communication and others.


Type Analysis


The high-density serial NOR memory (above 32 MB) segment was valued at USD 586.7 million and is expected to surge at a CAGR of 4.93% between 2018 and 2025. The segment is likely to hold its dominant position in 2019 and beyond. Factors such as rising demand for plug-in memory and availability of superior controller functions are supporting the growth of the segment.


Application Analysis


The consumer electronics segment accounts for the largest market share. In 2017, the segment stood at a market valuation of USD 297.1 million and is poised to expand at a CAGR of 4.95% during the forecast period. Serial NOR flash memory is used is a wide range of consumer electronics, which include digital TVs, printers, smart meters, set top boxes, CCTV cameras, and modem/home-gateways/Wi-Max.


Key Questions Addressed by the Report



  • What was the historic market size (2017)?

  • Which market segments to monitor?

  • What will be the growth rate by 2025?

  • Who are the key players in this market?

  • What are the strategies adopted by key players?



Report Scope:
Report Attribute/Metric Details
  Market Size   USD 1,306.9 Million
  CAGR   4.8%
  Base Year   2019
  Forecast Period   2020-2027
  Historical Data   2018
  Forecast Units   Value (USD Million)
  Report Coverage   Revenue Forecast, Competitive Landscape, Growth Factors, and Trends
  Segments Covered   Type, Application
  Geographies Covered   North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and Rest of the World (RoW)
  Key Vendors   ASE Group, Intel Corporation, TDK Corporation, Amkor Technology, Jiangsu Changjiang Electronics Technology Co. Ltd., Vicor Corporation, Panasonic Corporation, ON Semiconductor, Texas Instruments Incorporated and Bel Fuse Inc
  Key Market Opportunities   Strong government backing and increased investment in electronics manufacturing.
  Key Market Drivers

  • Rapid urbanization and technological advances.
  • Growing number of consumer electronics with AMOLED panels.
  • The rise in demand for touch and display integration (TDDI) chips.


  • Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) :


    A USD 1,306.9 million income value is expected to be seen in the market through the forecast period.

    A 4 .8% CAGR is anticipated to create a favorable backdrop for market growth.

    The APAC region is come out on the top of the other regions in the market due to the presence of China, which a major player in the region.

    The segments of type and application are expected to motivate the market significantly.

    TDK Corporation, ON Semiconductor, Amkor Technology, ASE Group, Intel Corporation, Vicor Corporation, Jiangsu Changjiang Electronics Technology Co. Ltd. And Panasonic Corporation are motivating the market on the global level.

    The relatively less level of innovation in the market is expected to restrict the growth of the market.

    The surge in demand for touch screens, AMOLED panels, and display controllers is expected to structure the growth of the market.