Rf Tunable Filter Market

RF Tunable Filter Market Forecasts to 2030 - Global Analysis By Type (Band Reject Filters and Bandpass Filters), Tuning Component (Surface Acoustic Wave, Varactor Diodes, Mems Capacitors, Computing Oscillator Filters, Digitally Tunable Capacitors and Surface Mount Device Variants), Tuning Mechanism , Applications and By Geography

4.2 (36 reviews)
4.2 (36 reviews)
Published: 2023 ID: SMRC23308

This report covers the impact of COVID-19 on this global market

Years Covered


Estimated Year Value (2023)

US $112.85 MN

Projected Year Value (2030)

US $262.10 MN

CAGR (2023 - 2030)


Regions Covered

North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, South America, and Middle East & Africa

Countries Covered

US, Canada, Mexico, Germany, UK, Italy, France, Spain, Japan, China, India, Australia, New Zealand, South Korea, Rest of Asia Pacific, South America, Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Middle East & Africa, Saudi Arabia, UAE, Qatar, and South Africa

Largest Market


Highest Growing Market

North America

According to Stratistics MRC, the Global RF Tunable Filter Market is accounted for $112.85 million in 2023 and is expected to reach $262.10 million by 2030 growing at a CAGR of 12.8% during the forecast period. The production and distribution of radio frequency (RF) tunable filters, which are electronic tools used to selectively allow or block particular frequency ranges within RF transmissions. These filters have many uses in many different industries, including industrial automation, radar systems, test and measurement tools, wireless communication systems, and medical equipment. The widespread use of 5G networks and the rising demand for wireless communication technologies are two key factors that are key growth drivers.

According to GSM (Global System for Mobile Communications) Association, by 2025, it is projected that there will be approximately 1.2 billion 5G connections globally, with 5G networks expected to cover around one-third of the world's population.

Market Dynamics:


Advancements in radar systems

Radar systems are extensively used in automotive, aerospace, and defense applications for object detection, collision avoidance, and surveillance. To precisely tune and filter frequencies for accurate radar performance, these systems need RF tunable filters. The demand for RF tunable filters is being driven by these industries' increased deployment of cutting-edge radar systems. Radar systems are also essential for surveillance, target recognition, and target tracking in the aerospace and defense industries. The demand for RF tunable filters in these applications is influenced by increased defense modernization program investments as well as an increase in the demand for cutting-edge radar systems.


Limited tuning Range and bandwidth

Some RF tunable filters may have limitations in terms of tuning range and bandwidth. The tuning range determines the frequency span over which the filter can be adjusted, while the bandwidth defines the range of frequencies that can be passed through the filter. Different applications have specific frequency requirements and operating bands. If an RF tunable filter has a limited tuning range that does not cover the desired frequencies, it may not be suitable for those applications. This limitation can restrict the adoption of RF tunable filters in certain industries or applications where a broader tuning range is necessary, which is projected to impede the market's growth.


The growth of the internet of things (IoT)

The rapid growth of the Internet of Things (IoT) market offers potential for RF tunable filters. As the number of IoT devices and applications increases, tunable filters can help manage the diverse frequency requirements and enhance the efficiency of IoT networks. The IoT ecosystem encompasses a wide range of devices and applications operating across different frequency bands. RF tunable filters can cater to the diverse frequency requirements of IoT devices, allowing for efficient management of multiple frequency bands within a single device or network. The ability to tune the filter's frequency response enables seamless integration and coexistence of various IoT devices, enhancing overall system performance.


Market fragmentation and competition

The RF tunable filter market is fragmented, with numerous players offering a variety of solutions. This fragmentation can lead to intense competition, price pressure, and challenges in establishing market differentiation. Manufacturers need to develop unique value propositions, differentiate their products through performance, features, or cost advantages, and effectively communicate the benefits of RF tunable filters to potential customers.

Covid-19 Impact:

The COVID-19 pandemic had shattered the overall manufacturing units of the electronic and electrical industries due to prolonged lockdowns and movement restrictions imposed by governments across several countries. The epidemic had abruptly disrupted the supply chain, notably in terms of raw materials and labor, which had a significant negative impact on the market. However, the progressive improvement in the production of related goods brought on by the worldwide drop in corona instances opens the path for the return of the regular operation of the global market.

The varactor diode segment is expected to be the largest during the forecast period

The RF tunable filter market for the varactor diode segment is expected to hold the largest share over the forecast period. The growth of this segment can be attributed to the rising use of varactor diodes due to their several features, including low power loss, low DC power consumption, high linearity, resistance to high voltage and high current, a wide tuning range, high reliability, low cost, low area usage, and the capability of adjusting the frequency with a high tuning speed, thereby boosting market growth.

The electronic tuning segment is expected to have the highest CAGR during the forecast period

The global RF tunable filter market, driven by electronic tuning mechanisms, is experiencing significant growth due to increasing demand, advancements in semiconductor technology, wide frequency range coverage, software-defined filtering capabilities, integration with IoT and wireless communication systems, cost reduction, and the presence of key market players. These electronic tuning mechanisms offer superior performance, versatility, and reliability, making them attractive for various applications across industries such as telecommunications, aerospace and defense, automotive, and consumer electronics, thereby boosting market growth.

Region with largest share:

The Asia Pacific RF Tunable Filter market dominated the global market in terms of revenue share, and it is anticipated that this dominance will continue over the course of the forecasted period. The region is witnessing robust economic growth, increasing urbanization, and rising disposable incomes, leading to the proliferation of smartphones, tablets, and other wireless devices. This surge in wireless communication devices drives the demand for RF-tunable filters in the region. Furthermore, countries like China, Japan, and South Korea are actively investing in the development of 5G infrastructures, which further boosts the market. The presence of major electronics manufacturers and the emergence of IoT applications also contribute to market growth in the region.

Region with highest CAGR:

The RF tunable filter market in North America is experiencing steady growth due to the increasing demand for wireless communication technologies, advancements in 5G infrastructure, and the expanding Internet of Things (IoT) ecosystem. North America is at the forefront of 5G network deployment and adoption. The filters enable efficient and reliable signal transmission, reception, and filtering in various wireless communication systems, ensuring optimal performance and spectrum utilization. RF tunable filters play a crucial role in 5G infrastructure by enabling frequency band selection, signal filtering, and interference mitigation. As the deployment of 5G networks expands across the region, the demand for RF tunable filters is expected to grow significantly.

Key players in the market:

Some of the key players in RF Tunable Filter Market include Analog Devices, Inc., Anatech Electronics, Inc., Benchmark Lark Technology, Coleman Microwave Company, DiCon Fiberoptics, Inc., Dover Corporation, EXFO Inc., K&L Microwave, LGL Group, Lorch Microwave, MtronPTI, Netcom, Inc., Pasternack, Pole/Zero Corporation, RF Products Inc., Smiths Group plc, Telonic Berkeley Corporation, The LGL Group, Inc. and Thorlabs, Inc.

Key Developments:

In December 2022, Ranatec, a supplier of RF and microwave test and measurement equipment, unveiled the RI 268 tunable band reject filter. Covering all sub-6 GHz mobile bands, channel bandwidths, and sub-7.125 GHz Wi-Fi channels, the RI 268 offers comprehensive coverage for design verification, product certification, and testing

In September 2021, MtronPTI partnered with Digi-Key Electronics, a leading electronic component distributor, to distribute its crystal resonators, filters, and oscillators to its customers worldwide

In September 2020, Air Force Research Laboratory were awarded a patent by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) for a new tunable radio frequency (RF) filter design that offers a smaller, lighter, and less power-consuming alternative to current technology. The patented design utilizes a layer of piezoelectric material coupled with a thin film of permanently magnetized material, resulting in a low-power, frequency-agile, and cost-effective device

Types Covered:
• Band Reject Filters
• Bandpass Filters

Tuning Components Covered:
• Surface Acoustic Wave
• Varactor Diodes
• Mems Capacitors
• Oscillator Filters
• Digitally Tunable Capacitors
• Surface Mount Device Variants

Tuning Mechanisms Covered:
• Mechanical Tuning
• Digital Tuning
• Electronic Tuning

Applications Covered:
• Aerospace & Defense
• Smart Cities
• Telecommunication
• Energy & Power
• Transportation
• Healthcare
• Mining
• Handheld and Pocket Radios
• Radar Systems
• RF Amplifiers
• Software-Defined Radios
• Mobile Antennae
• Test and Measurement Systems
• Other Applications

Regions Covered:
• North America
o US
o Canada
o Mexico
• Europe
o Germany
o UK
o Italy
o France
o Spain
o Rest of Europe
• Asia Pacific
o Japan
o China
o India
o Australia
o New Zealand
o South Korea
o Rest of Asia Pacific
• South America
o Argentina
o Brazil
o Chile
o Rest of South America
• Middle East & Africa
o Saudi Arabia
o Qatar
o South Africa
o Rest of Middle East & Africa

What our report offers:
- Market share assessments for the regional and country-level segments
- Strategic recommendations for the new entrants
- Covers Market data for the years 2021, 2022, 2023, 2026 and 2030
- Market Trends (Drivers, Constraints, Opportunities, Threats, Challenges, Investment Opportunities, and recommendations)
- Strategic recommendations in key business segments based on the market estimations
- Competitive landscaping mapping the key common trends
- Company profiling with detailed strategies, financials, and recent developments
- Supply chain trends mapping the latest technological advancements

Free Customization Offerings:
All the customers of this report will be entitled to receive one of the following free customization options:
• Company Profiling
o Comprehensive profiling of additional market players (up to 3)
o SWOT Analysis of key players (up to 3)
• Regional Segmentation
o Market estimations, Forecasts and CAGR of any prominent country as per the client's interest (Note: Depends on feasibility check)
• Competitive Benchmarking
Benchmarking of key players based on product portfolio, geographical presence, and strategic alliances

Table of Contents

1 Executive Summary

2 Preface
2.1 Abstract
2.2 Stake Holders
2.3 Research Scope
2.4 Research Methodology
2.4.1 Data Mining
2.4.2 Data Analysis
2.4.3 Data Validation
2.4.4 Research Approach
2.5 Research Sources
2.5.1 Primary Research Sources
2.5.2 Secondary Research Sources
2.5.3 Assumptions

3 Market Trend Analysis
3.1 Introduction
3.2 Drivers
3.3 Restraints
3.4 Opportunities
3.5 Threats
3.6 Application Analysis
3.7 Emerging Markets
3.8 Impact of Covid-19

4 Porters Five Force Analysis
4.1 Bargaining power of suppliers
4.2 Bargaining power of buyers
4.3 Threat of substitutes
4.4 Threat of new entrants
4.5 Competitive rivalry

5 Global RF Tunable Filter Market, By Type
5.1 Introduction
5.2 Band Reject Filters
5.3 Bandpass Filters

6 Global RF Tunable Filter Market, By Tuning Component
6.1 Introduction
6.2 Surface Acoustic Wave
6.3 Varactor Diodes
6.4 Mems Capacitors
6.5 Oscillator Filters
6.6 Digitally Tunable Capacitors
6.7 Surface Mount Device Variants

7 Global RF Tunable Filter Market, By Tuning Mechanism
7.1 Introduction
7.2 Mechanical Tuning
7.3 Digital Tuning
7.4 Electronic Tuning

8 Global RF Tunable Filter Market, By Application
8.1 Introduction
8.2 Aerospace & Defense
8.3 Smart Cities
8.4 Telecommunication
8.5 Energy & Power
8.6 Transportation
8.7 Healthcare
8.8 Mining
8.9 Handheld and Pocket Radios
8.10 Radar Systems
8.11 RF Amplifiers
8.12 Software-Defined Radios
8.13 Mobile Antennae
8.14 Test and Measurement Systems
8.15 Other Applications

9 Global RF Tunable Filter Market, By Geography
9.1 Introduction
9.2 North America
9.2.1 US
9.2.2 Canada
9.2.3 Mexico
9.3 Europe
9.3.1 Germany
9.3.2 UK
9.3.3 Italy
9.3.4 France
9.3.5 Spain
9.3.6 Rest of Europe
9.4 Asia Pacific
9.4.1 Japan
9.4.2 China
9.4.3 India
9.4.4 Australia
9.4.5 New Zealand
9.4.6 South Korea
9.4.7 Rest of Asia Pacific
9.5 South America
9.5.1 Argentina
9.5.2 Brazil
9.5.3 Chile
9.5.4 Rest of South America
9.6 Middle East & Africa
9.6.1 Saudi Arabia
9.6.2 UAE
9.6.3 Qatar
9.6.4 South Africa
9.6.5 Rest of Middle East & Africa

10 Key Developments
10.1 Agreements, Partnerships, Collaborations and Joint Ventures
10.2 Acquisitions & Mergers
10.3 New Product Launch
10.4 Expansions
10.5 Other Key Strategies

11 Company Profiling
11.1 Analog Devices, Inc.
11.2 Anatech Electronics, Inc.
11.3 Benchmark Lark Technology
11.4 Coleman Microwave Company
11.5 DiCon Fiberoptics, Inc.
11.6 Dover Corporation
11.7 EXFO Inc.
11.8 K&L Microwave
11.9 LGL Group
11.10 Lorch Microwave
11.11 MtronPTI
11.12 Netcom, Inc.
11.13 Pasternack
11.14 Pole/Zero Corporation
11.15 RF Products Inc.
11.16 Smiths Group plc
11.17 Telonic Berkeley Corporation
11.18 The LGL Group, Inc.
11.19 Thorlabs, Inc.

List of Tables
1 Global RF Tunable Filter Market Outlook, By Region (2021-2030) ($MN)
2 Global RF Tunable Filter Market Outlook, By Type (2021-2030) ($MN)
3 Global RF Tunable Filter Market Outlook, By Band Reject Filters (2021-2030) ($MN)
4 Global RF Tunable Filter Market Outlook, By Bandpass Filters (2021-2030) ($MN)
5 Global RF Tunable Filter Market Outlook, By Tuning Component (2021-2030) ($MN)
6 Global RF Tunable Filter Market Outlook, By Surface Acoustic Wave (2021-2030) ($MN)
7 Global RF Tunable Filter Market Outlook, By Varactor Diodes (2021-2030) ($MN)
8 Global RF Tunable Filter Market Outlook, By Mems Capacitors (2021-2030) ($MN)
9 Global RF Tunable Filter Market Outlook, By Oscillator Filters (2021-2030) ($MN)
10 Global RF Tunable Filter Market Outlook, By Digitally Tunable Capacitors (2021-2030) ($MN)
11 Global RF Tunable Filter Market Outlook, By Surface Mount Device Variants (2021-2030) ($MN)
12 Global RF Tunable Filter Market Outlook, By Tuning Mechanism (2021-2030) ($MN)
13 Global RF Tunable Filter Market Outlook, By Mechanical Tuning (2021-2030) ($MN)
14 Global RF Tunable Filter Market Outlook, By Digital Tuning (2021-2030) ($MN)
15 Global RF Tunable Filter Market Outlook, By Electronic Tuning (2021-2030) ($MN)
16 Global RF Tunable Filter Market Outlook, By Application (2021-2030) ($MN)
17 Global RF Tunable Filter Market Outlook, By Aerospace & Defense (2021-2030) ($MN)
18 Global RF Tunable Filter Market Outlook, By Smart Cities (2021-2030) ($MN)
19 Global RF Tunable Filter Market Outlook, By Telecommunication (2021-2030) ($MN)
20 Global RF Tunable Filter Market Outlook, By Energy & Power (2021-2030) ($MN)
21 Global RF Tunable Filter Market Outlook, By Transportation (2021-2030) ($MN)
22 Global RF Tunable Filter Market Outlook, By Healthcare (2021-2030) ($MN)
23 Global RF Tunable Filter Market Outlook, By Mining (2021-2030) ($MN)
24 Global RF Tunable Filter Market Outlook, By Handheld and Pocket Radios (2021-2030) ($MN)
25 Global RF Tunable Filter Market Outlook, By Radar Systems (2021-2030) ($MN)
26 Global RF Tunable Filter Market Outlook, By RF Amplifiers (2021-2030) ($MN)
27 Global RF Tunable Filter Market Outlook, By Software-Defined Radios (2021-2030) ($MN)
28 Global RF Tunable Filter Market Outlook, By Mobile Antennae (2021-2030) ($MN)
29 Global RF Tunable Filter Market Outlook, By Test and Measurement Systems (2021-2030) ($MN)
30 Global RF Tunable Filter Market Outlook, By Other Applications (2021-2030) ($MN)

Note: Tables for North America, Europe, APAC, South America, and Middle East & Africa Regions are also represented in the same manner as above.

Frequently Asked Questions

In case of any queries regarding this report, you can contact the customer service by filing the “Inquiry Before Buy” form available on the right hand side. You may also contact us through email: info@strategymrc.com or phone: +1-301-202-5929

Yes, the samples are available for all the published reports. You can request them by filling the “Request Sample” option available in this page.

Yes, you can request a sample with your specific requirements. All the customized samples will be provided as per the requirement with the real data masked.

All our reports are available in Digital PDF format. In case if you require them in any other formats, such as PPT, Excel etc you can submit a request through “Inquiry Before Buy” form available on the right hand side. You may also contact us through email: info@strategymrc.com or phone: +1-301-202-5929

We offer a free 15% customization with every purchase. This requirement can be fulfilled for both pre and post sale. You may send your customization requirements through email at info@strategymrc.com or call us on +1-301-202-5929.

We have 3 different licensing options available in electronic format.

  • Single User Licence: Allows one person, typically the buyer, to have access to the ordered product. The ordered product cannot be distributed to anyone else.
  • 2-5 User Licence: Allows the ordered product to be shared among a maximum of 5 people within your organisation.
  • Corporate License: Allows the product to be shared among all employees of your organisation regardless of their geographical location.

All our reports are typically be emailed to you as an attachment.

To order any available report you need to register on our website. The payment can be made either through CCAvenue or PayPal payments gateways which accept all international cards.

We extend our support to 6 months post sale. A post sale customization is also provided to cover your unmet needs in the report.

Request Customization

We provide a free 15% customization on every purchase. This requirement can be fulfilled for both pre and post sale. You may send your customization requirements through email at info@strategymrc.com or call us on +1-301-202-5929.

Note: This customization is absolutely free until it falls under the 15% bracket. If your requirement exceeds this a feasibility check will be performed. Post that, a quote will be provided along with the timelines.


Assured Quality

Assured Quality

Best in class reports with high standard of research integrity

24X7 Research Support

24X7 Research Support

Continuous support to ensure the best customer experience.

Free Customization

Free Customization

Adding more values to your product of interest.

Safe and Secure Access

Safe & Secure Access

Providing a secured environment for all online transactions.

Trusted by 600+ Brands

Trusted by 600+ Brands

Serving the most reputed brands across the world.