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Almost half of Spaniards use OTT apps to make calls – study

Friday 30 October 2015 | 10:26 CET | News
Nearly half of Spanish smartphone owners use OTT apps to make calls over the internet, mostly WhatsApp (33.8 percent), followed by Skype (14.6 percent) and Facebook Messenger (10.0 percent), according to a study on OTT services conducted by Spain's telecoms regulator CNMC. In fact, some 29.1 percent of internet users in Spain make frequent daily VoIP calls using their smartphone, compared to just 3.2 percent who use their PC. In addition, the report found that around nine in ten Spanish smartphone owners use OTT apps to send messages, with 84.6 percent using Whatsapp, followed by Facebook

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Companies: CNMC / Facebook / Skype / WhatsApp
Countries: Spain
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