$1 bln of GaAs devices to be sold by 2010

GaAs device demand will show significant growth, with overall demand approaching $1 bln by 2010, second only to demand from the cellular handset market, Strategy Analytics says. While the WiMAX market will remain in the early stages, GaAs semiconductors will dominate specific functions in the RF module and demand will grow at a CAAGR (compound annual average growth rate) of 69%.