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TMCNet:  Consumer Electronic Devices Get Connected to the Home Network: By 2014 Digital Televisions (DTVs) Will Supplant STBs as the Predominant Connected Device

[February 04, 2013]

Consumer Electronic Devices Get Connected to the Home Network: By 2014 Digital Televisions (DTVs) Will Supplant STBs as the Predominant Connected Device

(M2 PressWIRE Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) Dublin - Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of the "Consumer Electronic Devices Get Connected to the Home Network" report to their offering.

As refinements are occurring for home networking technologies, and households in developed and emerging markets are experiencing a significant increase in broadband throughput, the trend toward consumer electronics devices being connected is growing.

Within the realm of connected devices, set-top boxes (STBs) (including digital cable, satellite, IP/DSL and digital terrestrial) led the way in 2011. However, by 2014 digital televisions (DTVs) will supplant STBs as the predominant connected device, representing a 37.0% share of the total connected device market in that year.

This report analyzes the consumer electronics devices that are being connected, as well as the networks that support the connectivity, by device type and by region. Presented are worldwide and regional forecasts for Blu-ray devices, video game consoles, DTVs, set-top boxes and streaming media players as well as the number of those devices that are and will be connected.

The deliverable is comprised of a PDF and an accompanying Excel data sheet.

Key Topics Covered: Introduction: Digital Content Delivery and the Digital Media Home The Three Laws of Digital Content Delivery Media Companies and the Digital Content Delivery Business Impact of the Three Laws on the Content Delivery Value Chain.

The Pay TV Business Model with Respect to Connected Devices The Evolution of the Digital Media Home The Digital Home Tech Stack.

The Market Opportunity for Connected Devices Home Networking Business Strategies and Deployments Drivers for Connected Device Usage: The New Digital Home Regional Demographics Pay TV and Telephones: The Bandwidth Harbingers Broadband: The Other Bandwidth Technology.

Home Networking Penetration: Untangling WLAN, Ethernet and Other Networking Technologies Regional Drivers for Connected Device Adoption in Developed and Emerging Markets Trends in Connected Devices Three Connected Device Segments: STBs, Standalone Media Devices and PCs Set-Top Boxes Standalone Media Devices Connected Device Forecast List of Figures List of Tables For more information visit CONTACT: Research and Markets, Laura Wood, Senior Manager. Fax from USA: 646-607-1907 Fax from rest of the world: +353-1-481-1716 Sector: Networks ( cat_id=327&campaign_id=9mhs68) ((M2 Communications disclaims all liability for information provided within M2 PressWIRE. Data supplied by named party/parties. Further information on M2 PressWIRE can be obtained at on the world wide web. Inquiries to


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