Korea accounts for 2 of 5 3D TVs sold in global market: report

The global 3D TV market more than doubled from last year, despite the overall contraction in the TV market.

The global TV market amounted to 51.22 million units as of the first quarter (Q1) this year, which is an eight percent fall from the previous year’s 55.54 million units, said market researcher DisplaySearch Sunday.

Samsung Electronics had the highest stake in the global TV market as its shares rose three percentage points on-year to 21 percent. LG Electronics took second place with a 16 percent share, followed by Sony (seven percent), TCL (six percent), and Panasonic (six percent). Meanwhile, the 3D TV market continued high growth, expanding at a pace of 245 percent on-year from 2.09 million units last year to 7.19 million units this year.

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