Digital Entertainment Group

Consumers spent US$16 billion on home entertainment in H1 2021

Consumers spent almost US$16 billion on movies and TV shows consumed at home during the first half of 2021. According to the latest home entertainment report from the Digital Entertainment Group (DEG), the total amount spent was up from US$14.9 billion during H1 2020 – which itself was a record-breaking period.  In the second quarter […]

Americans spent more than US$7 billion on home entertainment in Q3

US consumers spent a gargantuan US$7.3 billion on home entertainment in Q3 2020. The figure, which accounts for the amount spent on movies and TV shows for home and personal viewing, was up 18% year-over-year, according to a report from The Digital Entertainment Group (DEG) which cites data from OMDIA. The report attributes a significant […]

DEG: US video-on-demand revenues grow 6% in 2016

US video-on-demand revenues increased by 6% in 2016, returning to growth after dropping nearly 3% in 2015, according to Digital Entertainment Group (DEG) stats. The US industry association said that subscription video-on-demand spend was up around 22% compared to 2015, and in the fourth quarter was up by around 26%. Total US home entertainment spending […]

US 4K TV sales jump 119% in the second quarter

Some 1.4 million 4K Ultra HD TVs were sold in the US market during the second quarter, a 119% increase compared to Q2 2015, according to the Digital Entertainment Group (DEG). The US-based industry association said that to date more than 8 million 4K UHD TVs have been sold domestically and that the roughly 45 Ultra […]

US digital entertainment spend soared in 2014, says DEG

Consumer spend across key digital entertainment categories grew at double digit pace last year, according to statistics from the US-based Digital Entertainment Group (DEG). The industry association said in its year-end 2014 Home Entertainment Report that subscription video-on-demand spend was up 25% year-on-year in Q4 2014, and by the same amount for the full year. […]