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LTE connections hit 2 bln, to rise to 5 bln by 2022 - study

Tuesday 14 March 2017 | 08:53 CET | News
Global LTE connections reached 1.9 billion at the end of 2016, surpassed 2 billion connections by February this year and will continue rising to 3 billion in 2018, 4 billion in 2020 and 5 billion in 2022, according to a study by Ovum for industry association 5G Americas. In total, LTE subscriptions grew 74 percent from the end of 2015 to year end-2016, when there were 1.9 billion LTE connections out of a total of 7.6 billion cellular connections worldwide. Global LTE market share is set to reach 53 percent by year end 2021, said the report.

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