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Spanish users port record 713,000 mobile lines in October, led by Masmovil

Friday 31 January 2020 | 10:30 CET | News
A total of more than 713,000 mobile line numbers were ported in Spain in October, the highest ever monthly figure, according to the latest official data from regulator CNMC. The number of active mobile (voice, broadband and M2M) lines rose 1.3 percent year on year to 54.13 million at the end of October, with M2M lines climbing 14 percent to 6.57 million. Some 84.5 percent of the mobile lines (45.7 million) had mobile broadband at the end of October, up 4 percent year on year.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Amena / Jazztel / Lebara / LlamaYa / Masmovil / Movistar / Movistar Spain / O2 Spain / Orange Spain / Pepephone / Telefonica / Tuenti / Vodafone Spain / Yoigo
Countries: Spain
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