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Amazon Instant Video grows audience in US streaming market

Thursday 20 November 2014 | 15:22 CET | News
Netflix continues to account for over a third of bandwidth used in North America during peak viewing hours in the evening, but Amazon's Instant Video service is gaining share. According to Sandvine's latest semi-annual report on bandwidth usage, collected from its over 250 operator customers worldwide, Netflix accounted for 34.9 percent of peak-time downstream traffic in North America over the last six months, up from 34.2 percent in Sandvine's previous report. Amazon Instant Video has become the second-largest paid streaming video service in North America with 2.6 percent of downstream

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Companies: Amazon / HBO / Netflix / Sandvine
Countries: World
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