Wednesday, June 03, 2015
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Apple Is Recalling Beats Pill XL Speakers
IBM Buys Blue Box to Accelerate Open Hybrid Clouds
Yahoo Gives Advertisers Fraud Verification Tools
Fujifilm and imec Demonstrate Full-color Organic light-emitting diodes With photoresist technology for organic semiconductors
Microsoft Showcases new Windows 10 Devices At Computex 2015
Corning's new Eagle XG Slim glass In Just 0.4mm Thick
Plextor At Computex 2015
Samsung Mobile Payment System Coming In September
Active Discussions
Copy a protected DVD?
roxio issues with xp pro
How to burn a backup copy of The Frozen Throne
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
Copied dvd's say blank in computer only
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
cdrw trouble
 Home > News > Optical Storage > DVD rep...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Tuesday, September 17, 2002
DVD replaces VCR market fast!


The DVD market has grown rapidly recently, as demand for VCRs looks like it is becoming obsolete. According to market sources on Sept. 12, sales of DVD players amounted to 230,000 units during the first half of this year, already exceeding 170,000 units of sales recorded in the whole year of 2001.

On the other hand, sales of VCRs fell to 270,000 units as this year's sales mark will likely reach a mere 500,000 units. Domestic demand for VCRs fell to 890,000 in 2001 after it peaked to a record 1.04 million units in 2000.

Sales for DVDs outnumbered VCR sales in August in 2002, and will likely reach 600,000 units by year end.

Officials of Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. said on Sept. 17 that, "Due to a clearer screen and improved voice function, DVD demand is expected to triple this year, exceeding the VCR market for the first time."


Previous
Next
Philips signs memorandum of understanding with China audio industry association!        All News        Philips signs memorandum of understanding with China audio industry association!
Philips signs memorandum of understanding with China audio industry association!     Optical Storage News      Philips signs memorandum of understanding with China audio industry association!

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
DVD Players, Digital Cameras Will Soon Have The Fate Of Your Old TV
Panasonic To Close DVD-player Factory In Slovakia
Optical Disc Sales Down
DVD And Blu-ray Discs Remain Popular in Britain
DVD CCA Ends Litigation with Kaleidescape
DVD Writer and Media Market Keeps Shrinking
DVD And Blu-ray Discs Remain Preferred Sources of Video Content
DVD FLLC To Run 2013 Market Inspection Tests
DVD6C Lowers Royalty Rates for DVD Read-only Discs
DVD6C Files Lawsuit Against CDI Media
DVD6C Terminates Patent License Agreement with Canadian Premium Disc
Deals, DVDs and Blu-ray Discs Were a Hit With Shoppers Over Black Friday Weekend

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2015 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .