Streaming Time Grows With Smart TV Ownership Worldwide


Conviva's "State of Streaming" report discovers the average growth rate of streaming video rose 10% worldwide for the first quarter of this year over last year during the same time. Asia led with 172% in viewing time of streamed video compared with Africa at 55%, Oceania at 50%, South America at 34%, Europe at 9%, and North America at 5%. Also, smart TVs showed the most significant increase worldwide in streaming time, with a 34% gain compared to mobile phones at 22% from a year earlier.