16.9 mln IP DSL set top boxes to sell by 2009

Increasing deployments of TV services by telco operators are boosting the IP/DSL set top box market, reports In-Stat. As a result, shipments of IP/DSL set top boxes will grow from 1.7 mln in 2004 to 16.9 mln in 2009. At that point, this market will surpass the digital cable set top box market in size.