The number of Internet-connected TVs will grow to 596M by 2017 from 212M this year, according to...

|By:, SA News Editor

The number of Internet-connected TVs will grow to 596M by 2017 from 212M this year, according to a report from Digital TV Research. The pace of growth is fast enough that the number of connected TVs is forecast to overtake the number of gaming consoles for the first time later this year. Major manufacturers include Vizio, Samsung (SSNLF.PK), and Sanyo (SANYY.PK).