1.13 mln plasma TVs sold in Q2 2005

Shipments of plasma TVs reached 1.13 mln units in Q2 2005, rising 24% QTQ and 89% YTY, according to DisplaySearch. Shipments of plasma TVs overtook rear projection TVs worldwide with a 2.9% share of the TV market, up from 2.0% in Q1 2005. Rear projection TVs saw their TV market share decline from 2.9 to 2.5%. Plasma TVs now outsell RPTVs in all regions except North America.