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Australia to reach 15 million 5G handsets in operation by June 2023

Tuesday 2 July 2019 | 11:10 CET | News
Australia will have more than 15 million 5G handset services in operation (SIOs) expected by the end of June 2023, according to a report from Telsyte. The local market is forecast to reach 15 million 5G handsets between 6 to 12 months sooner than when the market shifted from 3G to 4G technologies.

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