Advanced Television

Technicolor celebrates 150m STBs

September 7, 2012

Technicolor has reached the milestone of 150 million digital set top boxes since it shipped its first one in 1994.

Technicolor has been able to ship more than 10 million STBs per year over the last 10 years, with a significant increase of STBs delivery to fast-growing markets such as Latin America, India and Southern Asia over the last few quarters. The 150 millionth STB was shipped to Tata Sky, a leading digital TV operator in India, and a customer of Technicolor since 2006.

Michel Rahier, President, Connected Home Division, said: “We are proud to have shipped our 150 millionth set-top box and maintained a leading market position over time. We are poised to keep innovating to anticipate on a fast-changing technologies and market environments, in order to provide our customers with set top boxes platforms, software solutions and integration services that will keep them ahead of the game.”

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