0
Wireless

China is world's largest IoT market, accounts for 64% of global cellular connections

Friday 28 June 2019 | 14:13 CET | News
Chinese mobile operators lead the world in the deployment of transformative IoT services, according to a report from the GSMA Intelligence. The country's operators connect around 960 million devices via cellular networks. The report also shows that China is the world's largest IoT market with 64 percent of the 1.5 billion global cellular connections, including mobile IoT licensed LPWA technologies.

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.

Subscriptions

Already registered?



Free Headlines in your E-mail

Every day we send out a free e-mail with the most important headlines of the last 24 hours.

Subscribe now

Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Countries: China
::: add a comment
This article is part of dossier

IoT


Add comment

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Related

GSMA issues industry growth projections, sees nearly 5% GDP contribution by 2025

Published 05 Mar 2020 12:29 CET | World
The GSMA has published its latest Mobile Economy report, highlighting the growth potential for the mobile industry thanks to the ...

China Unicom's H1 service revenue falls 1.1%, profit jumps 16%

Published 15 Aug 2019 10:53 CET | China
China Unicom (Hong Kong) posted service revenue of CNY 133 billion for the first half of 2019, which represents a decrease of 1.1 ...

IoT spending in MEA to top USD 8.47 bln in 2019

Published 02 Aug 2019 09:28 CET | Africa
Spending on Internet of Things (IoT) equipment in the Middle East and Africa (MEA) is set to top USD 8.47 billion in 2019, ...

Telefonica, Arad join forces to offer IoT platform for managing water consumption

Published 18 Jul 2019 13:58 CET | World
Telefonica and smart water metering specialist Arad entered a global partnership agreement for the commercialisation of a new ...

APAC region leads global IoT spending, to top USD 398 bln by 2023

Published 18 Jul 2019 07:50 CET | Asia
The Asia/Pacific region will be the global leader for Internet of Things (IoT) spending in 2019 with around 35.7 percent of the ...

China, India, Japan, South Korea to install 1 bln smart electricity meters by 2025

Published 27 Jun 2019 07:41 CET | China
The installed base of smart electricity meters in China, India, Japan and South Korea will grow at a compound annual growth rate ...

China Mobile's hi-H Program launches 5G Initiative

Published 26 Jun 2019 10:47 CET | World
The Hand in Hand Program (hi-H Program), an initiative established by China Mobile International (CMI), has introduced its 5G ...

IoT spend to pass the USD 1 tln mark in 2022 - study

Published 14 Jun 2019 11:23 CET | World
Global spending on the IoT is expected to pass the USD 1 trillion mark in 2020 and to then reach USD 1.1 trillion in 2023, ...

GSMA announces 5G demos for MWC19 Shanghai

Published 14 Jun 2019 10:42 CET | China
The GSMA has announced a number of 5G experiences at MWC19 Shanghai. Event participants will have access to 5G immersive ...

China grants 5G licenses to China Mobile, China Telecom, China Unicom

Published 06 Jun 2019 09:10 CET | China
China's Ministry of Industry and Information Technology has granted commercial 5G licences to the country's three telecom ...

Mobile IoT connections pass 1 billion mark in 2018, pushed by strong growth in China

Published 13 May 2019 14:51 CET | World
The number of mobile IoT subscribers worldwide leaped by 70 percent last year to 1.2 billion, and is expected to reach 9.0 ...

ZTE, China Telecom to implement 5G intelligent water management platform in Xiajiang Village

Published 29 Apr 2019 17:29 CET | China
ZTE and Zhejiang Branch of China Telecom launched a 5G site to implement a 5G intelligent water management platform in Xiajiang ...