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Spanish mobile broadband lines up to 37.6 mln in April

Wednesday 22 June 2016 | 14:47 CET | News
Spanish mobile broadband connections increased by 197,239 lines in April to reach a total of 37.63 million, some 7 percent higher than a higher ago, according to a report from telecom regulator CNMC. Both postpay and prepay connections rose, by 145,648 and 51,591 lines respectively, with the mobile broadband penetration rate increasing 5.2 percentage points year on year to 84.5 percent of the population. In terms of operators, Movistar (Telefonica) led the way with 29.4 percent of the market, closely followed by Orange and Vodafone, with 28.61 percent and 27.3 percent respectively. Yoigo was

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: CNMC / Movistar / Orange / Telefonica / Vodafone / Yoigo
Countries: Spain
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