Connected TVs and
devices are forecast to reach 2 billion globally by 2018

By Jim O'Neill on Jul 10 2014 at 9:00 AM @JimONeillMedia

Connected TVs and connected devices - like Apple TVs, Rokus, game consoles and streaming sticks like Chromecast -currently exceed one billion units worldwide and are expected to double to more than two billion by 2018.

Port Washington, NY, November 9, 2015 – By the end of 2018, 231 million installed devices are expected to be connected to the Internet and able to deliver apps to TVs, representing 82 percent growth from 2014 to 2018, according to the Connected Home Entertainment Forecast report from global information company The NPD Group.