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Global LTE connections up to 4.4 bln in Q1, as 15 MNOs launch 5G

Tuesday 25 June 2019 | 15:22 CET | News
Over half of mobile connections worldwide are now connected via LTE technology, according to the latest study by Ovum for industry association 5G Americas. LTE grew to 4.4 billion global connections at the end of the first quarter of 2019, equivalent to around 51 percent of all mobile subscriptions, with connections forecast to reach 6 billion and a 61 percent share of market by the end of 2022.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: 5G Americas / Ovum
Countries: Latin America / North America / World
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