Video, OTT, AR & VR covers the rapid transition of video consumption devices, services, business models, and technologies toward multiscreen, IP, on-demand, and unmanaged delivery, as well as the rise of augmented and virtual reality (AR and VR) platforms in the enterprise and consumer sectors. Technology research includes service-provider and retail devices, technology transitions, network and software technologies, content protection, and operator business models. AR and VR addresses the rapid rise of new head-mounted display categories including tethered, mobile-reliant headsets, and standalone smart glasses, analysis of use cases driving adoption, assessments of technology platforms, and content expectations.
This database presents an overview of STB shipments across seven video platforms: digital cable, digital satellite (pay services and free-to-air), IPTV, analog cable, analog FTA, FTADBS, and digital terrestrial TV (pay services and free-to-air). The data provides vendor shipments for each technology (cable, digital satellite, IPTV, and digital terrestrial television), and box type (basic standard definition, standard definition with personal video recorder, high definition, and high definition with personal video recorder). Data are analyzed for six regions: Western Europe, Eastern Europe, North America, Latin America, Asia-Pacific, and the Middle East and Africa. This market data also contains an STB tracker by OEM, as well as commentary on operator-OEM supplier relationships and an UltraHD and HEVC tracker.
This market share database is based on the findings from Set-Top-Box market data (MD-STB-165), which includes STB shipment forecast across different video platforms.