Hong Kong loses nearly 900,000 mobile customers in July

Wednesday 16 December 2020 | 14:29 CET | News
Hong Kong lost 857,569 mobile customers in July, ending the month with 22.20 million mobile customers. Of the total, 9.43 million were postpaid users and 12.98 million were prepaid customers, according to figures from the Office of the Communications Authority (OFCA). Hong Kong's 3G customer base decreased to 3.21 million in July from 4.34 million in June, while the 4G/5G customer base rose to 18.97 million from 18.70 million.

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