Consumers want internet-connected TVs, research

12 07 2007

Market intelligence firm iSuppli claims nearly two-thirds of consumers would like their TVs to be connected to the internet. It predicts that shipments of network-connected consumer electronics devices such as DVD recorders, cable modems, digital TVs and multi-room DVRs will rise to 732.9 million units in 2011 (vs. 225.3 million units in 2006).