In the US, streaming should surpass the DVD market in 2012

Do the days of DVDs andBlu-Rays are they counted? According to a study by IHS Screen Digital, O streaming it has everything to overcome these two means when it comes to film.

Research shows that Americans will watch 3.4 million films using the streaming, only in 2012. In the case of physical media, the number will be 2.4 million films.

To have an idea of ​​the growth of this service, in 2011, only 1.4 million films were seen using the streaming. In the case of DVD and Blu-ray, the negative difference: the number of films was 2.6 million in 2011.

According to the survey, the price of digital films is much lower than that of physical films. The first costs an average of US $ 0.50 (about R $ 0.90) in the USA. In the case of DVDs, the average is US $ 4.70 (about R $ 8.40).

But, do not see that the change will be overnight. The company explains that, just like with CD and MP3, the transition from physical video to digital media will take a while.

And you? Do you think that the physical media is really fated to extinction or do you still prefer to put the good old record to shoot and enjoy a good movie? Leave your opinion in the comments!

Blu-Ray Movies DVD Streaming Day M Search

Leave a Comment