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US consumers forsake set-top boxes for smart devices, saving energy - study

Friday 10 August 2018 | 17:54 CET | News
US consumers are increasingly using their own devices, such as phones, dongles and smart TVs, to access video content from pay-TV providers instead of operator-provided set top-boxes, according to a report by industry body The National Cable & Telecommunications Association (NCTA). A third of the 300 million devices used in 2017 to access so-called MVPD services were not set-top boxes, the NCTA said.

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