20% of chipsets shipped in 2009 will be dual mode cellular/WiFi

Although dual-mode cellular/Wi-Fi handsets represented only 3% of total shipments in 2006, this category will be the breakout market segment in 2007, and will reach 20% of the total chipset market in 2009, In-Stat says. In 2006, 213 mln Wi-Fi chipsets shipped out worldwide, representing a 32% growth rate over 2005 shipments.