Saturday, November 24, 2012

The International 3D Society & 3D@Home Consortium Release 2012-2013 3D Forecast and Trends

The Consumer Electronics Association projects 2012 US unit sales of 5.5 million 3DTV’s -- more than double 2011 sales of 2.7 million units. The CEA data also predicts 8.7 million 3DTV’s will be sold in 2013 in the U.S. According to Jim Chabin, President of the International 3D Society, “We can anticipate a cumulative total of over 60 million in the US by 2016." NPD Group forecasts more than 200 million units in the worldwide marketplace by 2019. “4K” and “SMART” TVs are both technologies that will further enable a great 3D experience for consumers.