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About 326 mln 3G + LTE devices to be activated by 2016

Tuesday 31 May 2011 | 12:24 CET | News
About 326 million dual-mode (3G + LTE) devices will be activated by 2016, according to a study by Maravedis. All LTE devices activated during 2010, including USB data cards, modems and notebooks, were single-mode. However, LTE+3G smartphones have emerged as more LTE operators begin to add LTE to their device offering, in particular smartphones. Many carriers around the world are looking at introducing smartphones in their LTE device portfolio, such as NTT Docomo and Yota. By 2013, more than 50 percent of LTE devices activated worldwide will support both FDD and TDD duplex modes, once TD-LTE

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Apple / NTT DoCoMo
Countries: World
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