American football drives HDTV sales
December 3, 2008
HDTV manufacturer Samsung has revealed that a survey found American football to be the most popular sport to influence HDTV purchases among sports fans in America. The survey from Kelton Research revealed that more than half (54 per cent) of all football fans would most likely purchase a new HDTV for the start of football season if their budget allowed. Football had the highest purchasing influence for HDTVs over all other fan favourites, including baseball (9 per cent) and basketball (7 per cent).