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Global 5G subs to hit 236 mln this year - study

Tuesday 15 December 2020 | 10:41 CET | News
Global 5G subscribers have surged by 66 percent year on year to reach 229 million at the start of December and are set to hit 236 million by the end of the year, according to data from Omdia cited by industry association 5G Americas. The speed of adoption is four times as fast as 4G LTE, converting 5G into the fastest growing mobile technology in history, said the report, adding that an additional 29 5G networks went live in the third quarter of 2020, bringing the total up to 143 5G commercial networks globally, a number which is expected to reach 180 by the end of 2020.

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