The share of 4K TVs in Western Europe is greater than in any other part of the world.
A leading analyst has found 22% of internet users in four markets – the United States, UK, Australia and India – are using voice-command technology to operate TVs and set-top boxes.
Major new subscription services to add $3.6 billion to the US Direct-to-Consumer Video Market by 2023, said IHS Markit.
Maria Rua Aguete IHS Markit’s, Executive Director, Media, Service Providers and Platforms discusses how German cablenets are losing basic customers and the importance of Amazon Prime Video in the German market.
A quarter of the installed cable base in Europe still remains analogue over 10 years after the Netherlands became the first country to switch off analogue terrestrial TV.
Roku has released details of its five new players, with two offering HD and 4K, and two adding HDR.
IHS says the UK will lead a €3 billion boom in subscription video on demand spending across Western Europe.
Italy watches more TV than any other country in Western Europe: more than four hours per-person per-day in 2015, according to IHS Markit.
Cable TV is suffering as part of a general slowdown in pay-TV subscriptions.
More than half of TV sets shipped globally in first quarter 2016 were smart TVs, according to IHS.