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OTT Set-Top Boxes Will Overtake Telco IPTV Set-Top Box Shipments

Global shipments of over-the-top (OTT) set-top boxes (STBs) sold at retail — including Apple TV, Chromecast and Roku boxes — will overtake shipments of IPTV STBs used for pay TV services in 2015, according to a new report from IHS, the leading global source of critical information and insight. This year, 31 million retail OTT STBs will be shipped, compared to 30 million IPTV STBs shipped by telcos. Read the rest of this entry »

ZTE launches its globally-leading next generation super HD 4K Smart set-top box

ZTE Corporation  has launched its super HD 4K set-top box (STB) product B860A.

The announcement closely follows the launch of the Sichuan branch of China Telecom’s 4K super HD ITV service. China Telecom is the first telecom operator to provide end-to-end super HD 4K service, with ZTE collaborating with Sichuan Telecom on its development.

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