The total number of Freeview Play devices sold in the UK has now passed 5 million, Freeview and Digital UK have announced.
Freeview Play is now available on selected Sony Bravia TV models.
SERAPHIC is showcasing the latest features of Freeview Play at IBC, supporting the HbbTV-based interactive standard.
Opera TV has introduced a new and modern EPG that manufacturers of smart TVs and STBs can use to transform their end-consumer experiences to address current market trends and requirements.
Freeview Play TVs now represent more than half of all Smart HD TV sales in the UK.
The number of set-tops and TVs enabled with Freeview Play have reached the one million mark, according to GfK Point of Sales Tracking.
DTG Testing has begun full testing for Freeview Play Conformance.
Four new manufacturers are to adopt the Freeview Play catch-up and on-demand service. Blaupunkt, Hisense, Sharp AQUOS, and Toshiba devices will all be launched in the next few months.
On Demand service UKTV Play is to make itself available on the Freeview Play platform.
Digital UK has made public the technical specification for Freeview Play.