Set-Top Shipments Flat, Revenues Up

April 19, 2011
Despite unit shipments remaining relatively flat over the last year, worldwide set top box revenues were actually up in 4Q10 over 4Q09, according to In-Stat. Total revenues for the quarter were $5.7 billion as compared to $5.3 billion in 4Q09. In-Stat's findi...
Despite unit shipments remaining relatively flat over the last year, worldwide set top box revenues were actually up in 4Q10 over 4Q09, according to In-Stat. Total revenues for the quarter were $5.7 billion as compared to $5.3 billion in 4Q09.In-Stat's findings include:


  • In North America, satellite set-top box unit shipments approached 18 million in 2010.


  • European cable set-top box revenues are forecast to be $212 million in 1Q11.


  • Worldwide IPTV set-top box unit shipments increased by 3.7 million in 2010.


  • During 2010, in Latin America, 8 million more SD set-top box units were shipped than HD boxes.