September 2007
Multichannel News;9/3/2007, Vol. 28 Issue 35, p12
Trade Publication
The article discusses the results on a survey on media use by U.S. consumers. It was found that 52% of the respondents own an MP3 player or portable media player (PMP). About 11% of consumers stress that they will buy a PMP for its video playback function. The combined sales of MP3 and PMP in 2006 are 182 million.


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