Proximus sees Xmas Eve data traffic double

Tuesday 27 December 2016 | 15:26 CET | News
Belgian mobile operators reported a strong increase in data traffic over the Christmas holiday. On Christmas Eve, Proximus saw its data traffic double compared to a year ago to 78,000 GB. SMS traffic meanwhile was down around 15 percent to 9.8 million messages, Le Soir reports. Orange handled around 35,000 GB, an increase of 60 percent year-on-year. Its SMS traffic dropped by 20 percent to 7.26 million texts. Telenet said it handled 8,775 GB, up 25 percent, and 2.01 million SMS, little changed from a year ago. Base recorded over 3.9 million SMS sent and 20,150 GB.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Base / Orange / Proximus / Telenet
Countries: Belgium
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