2 Feb 2012

Record sales for Freeview

12:06 pm on 2 February 2012

Freeview had record sales in 2011, with a total of more than 80,000 devices sold in December alone.

Latest figures show the number of MyFreeview digital television recorders grew by 180% in 2011 compared to the previous year. Sales of other Freeview receivers grew by 75% over the same period.

Sales of televisions with a built-in Freeview digital receiver also increased significantly in 2011, up 48% from more than 307,000 in 2010 to 455,000 in 2011.