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Mobile & Wireless

Belgian SMS, traffic use soars during Christmas

Friday 28 December 2012 | 11:37 CET | News
Belgians sent around 36.8 million text messages over the Christmas period, according to data from KPN/Base, Mobistar and Proximus, as reported in DataNews. There were also more messages sent via Twitter, Facebook and other social media, a strong rise from the year before. KPN/Base customers send a bit over 8 million text messages between Monday 24 December at 08.00 pm and Tuesday 25 December at 08.00 am, an increase of 15 percent from 2011. Mobistar reported14.3 million SMSs, up 5 percent. Proximus recorded 14.5 million, the same as the year before. In terms of data, KPN/Base recorded traffic

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: BIT / Facebook / KPN / Mobistar / Proximus / Twitter
Countries: Belgium
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