DVDs set to eclipse VCR shipments

Summary:As sales continue at a rapid pace, analysts expect DVD players to eclipse VCRs in worldwide shipments within three years.DVD shipments are up 48 percent this year alone, and will overtake VCRs in total units shipped worldwide by 2004, according to market researcher Cahners In-Stat Group.

As sales continue at a rapid pace, analysts expect DVD players to eclipse VCRs in worldwide shipments within three years.

DVD shipments are up 48 percent this year alone, and will overtake VCRs in total units shipped worldwide by 2004, according to market researcher Cahners In-Stat Group. Full story to follow. --Joe Wilcox, Special to ZDNet News

Topics: Tech Industry

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