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South Korea passes 4 million 5G subscribers milestone, to hit 5 mln 5G users by end-2019

Tuesday 3 December 2019 | 09:52 CET | News
South Korea reached 4 million 5G mobile network subscribers in October, with the number expected to breach the 5 million mark by year-end, Yonhap news agency reports citing government data. The number of 5G users increased by more than 500,000 for three consecutive months from May. South Korea added 850,000 in August, as Samsung Electronics launched its Galaxy Note 10 5G phablet on the local market. The number of 5G users topped 3.98 million at end-October, following the addition of 516,000 users in the month, according to the data compiled by the Ministry of Science and ICT.

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Companies: KT / LG / LG Uplus / Samsung / SK Telecom
Countries: Korea, Republic of
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