TV Set Market


Panels Move to Be Largest Factor in Set Prices

by Tom Allen

Changing panel prices are becoming the largest swing factor to TV makers’ profitability, says David Hsieh of DisplaySearch ( The LCD module represents between 70% and 80% of the cost of a set, and …

Tags:Display Supply & Demand| Financial Data| IHS DisplaySearch| Large Display Monitor| LG Displays (LGD)| LG Electronics (LGE)| Market Shares - Panels| Mobile Display Monitor| Samsung| Samsung Display| TV Set Market| Vol 22 - Issue 07

Recent Report Studies User Experience with Home Use of 3D TV

by Arthur Berman

Although stereoscopic 3D (S3D) television is now widely available in the home, little information has been published on some aspects of viewer use and experience. A recent article addresses this issue. The study was …

Tags:3D TV| Large Display Monitor| TV Set Market| Vol 22 - Issue 05

Did Chinese TV Sales Decline in 2014?

by Tom Allen

Hisense has moved some of its TV production to Africa (photo: WSJ)Bing Zhang, research director for Greater China at DisplaySearch, has posed the question: is China’s TV industry slowing down ( Zhang’s question was …

Tags:China| Haier| Huawei| Large Display Monitor| Lenovo| NPD DisplaySearch| Skyworth| TCL| TV Set Market| Vol 22 - Issue 05| Xiaomi

UltraHD Sales Rose Ahead of Super Bowl

by Vanessa Browning

US retailers said that the Super Bowl was helping them to sell UltraHD TVs before the event – despite no broadcaster transmitting in the format. Best Buy’s TV sales volumes were up 2.6% YoY …

Tags:4k| Best Buy| CTA (was CEA)| Large Display Monitor| Retailers| TV Set Market| UltraHD| UltraHD (4KTV)| USA| Vol 22 - Issue 05

Koenig: How Long Can Mobiles Last?

by Tom Allen

Steve Koenig is the CEA’s director of industry analysis and he presented a talk before the official start of CES. He began his time on-stage by asking which technologies are driving device sales? There …

Tags:CES 2015| Emerging Markets| Large Display Monitor| Mobile Display Monitor| Smartphone Market| TV Set Market| Vol 22 - Issue 03

End-of-Year Sales Will be “Critical” For UltraHD

by Raverstead

The UltraHD format is driving flat-panel TV sales this year, with revenue in the USA rising 7% YoY, to $668 million, as of the 25th October. Stephen Baker of the NPD Group, which shared …

Tags:Large Display Monitor| Mobile Display Monitor| TV Set Market| TVs (TV Sets)| UltraHD| Vol 21 - Issue 45

DisplaySearch: Q2 UltraHD Shipments Beat All of 2013

by Super User

More UltraHD TV sets were shipped in Q2’14 than throughout all of 2013, says NPD DisplaySearch: 2.1 million, compared to 1.6 million. Most brands introduced their 2014 UltraHD TVs at this time, pushing the …

Tags:Large Display Monitor| NPD DisplaySearch| TV Set Market| UltraHD| Vol 21 - Issue 34| Volume 21

Samsung Leads Flat-Panel TVs AGAIN

by Super User

Samsung led the flat-panel TV market for the 34th consecutive quarter in Q2’14, taking a 31.8% market share. This was a 1.2 percentage point QoQ rise, said NPD DisplaySearch. LG Electronics’ share fell 0.4 …

Tags:Large Display Monitor| NPD DisplaySearch| Samsung| TV Set Market| Vol 21 - Issue 34| Volume 21