Chart - Global Over-the-Top Online Enabled Device Shipments

Shipments of over-the-top (OTT) devices reached an estimated 1.67 billion worldwide in 2013, according to recent data from IHS iSuppli. This is a year-over-year gain of 20%, and the same percentage growth is expected in 2014.

The December 2013 press release predicted that shipments of OTT devices would total nearly 2.7 billion units by 2017, amounting to an impressive increase of 86% between 2012 and 2017. Read the rest at eMarketer.