Research and Markets: Global Home Entertainment Market 2014-2018 - Increasing Online Sales of DVDs and BDs

DUBLIN--()--Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/54c3jf/global_home) has announced the addition of the "Global Home Entertainment Market 2014-2018" report to their offering.

The Global Home Entertainment market to grow at a CAGR of 3.94% over the period 2013-2018

Home entertainment comprises of films, TV programming, and other premium content in both electronic and physical format. The revenue in this market is derived from both physical and digital formats. It includes revenue through rental, sell-through, and subscription models as well as consumer and advertising spending. With constant changes in consumer lifestyles and rapid economic growth in many countries, consumers are buying different types of audio and video equipment with advanced features to enhance their entertainment experience at home.

One key trend in this market is the increasing online sales of DVDs and blu-ray discs. The popularity of e-commerce has made shopping for DVDs and BDs easy, thereby driving the market growth. Advances in technology are causing the prices of BDs to fall continuously, making them affordable for consumers.

According to the report, one of the major drivers in this market is the diminishing prices of BD players and the rapid adoption of HD-enabled devices. The increasing demand for HD content has led to a rapid increase in the demand for BDs.

Further, the report states that piracy is a major threat that could adversely affect the growth of this market. Censorship policies in China and inaction on piracy in India are obstructing the sale of legitimate DVDs and BDs in the market. The growing consumer preference for streaming services is also hindering the growth of the market.

Based on the type, the market is been classified into the following:

  • DVD
  • BD
  • OTT/Streaming
  • VOD

Key Vendors

  • Amazon.com
  • Comcast
  • DirecTV
  • Dish Network
  • Hulu
  • Moser Baer
  • Netflix
  • Sony

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Contacts

Research and Markets
Laura Wood, Senior Manager
press@researchandmarkets.com
For E.S.T Office Hours Call 1-917-300-0470
For U.S./CAN Toll Free Call 1-800-526-8630
For GMT Office Hours Call +353-1-416-8900
U.S. Fax: 646-607-1907
Fax (outside U.S.): +353-1-481-1716
Sector: Entertainment