Dutch mobile data traffic doubles over New Year

Monday 4 January 2016 | 09:11 CET | News
KPN said the amount of data traffic sent over its mobile network over New Year's Eve doubled compared to a year ago. SMS and data traffic peaked shortly after midnight, and the most data was used around 04.00 hours. SMS traffic still fell, to 5 million messages from 6 million a year ago, while the number of calls was stable, at around 5 million. The New Year holiday is traditionally the busiest day of the year for the mobile network, with data traffic around 40 percent higher than a normal day. Vodafone Netherlands reported that between 18.00 hours on 31 December and 04.00 hours the following

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: KPN / VodafoneZiggo
Countries: Netherlands
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