Saturday, 18 November 2017

Global mobile connections top 5 billion

By Nick Wood, Total Telecom
Friday 09 July 10

Wireless Intelligence expects industry to reach 6 billion milestone by first half of 2012; GSM in decline as users migrate to WCDMA.

Global mobile connections this week surpassed 5 billion, just 18 months after reaching the 4 billion milestone, according to new data published by Wireless Intelligence. The research firm said late Thursday that 5 billion connections represents global mobile penetration of 74%, and what's more it expects the total number of connections to reach 6 billion by the first half of 2012…

Global mobile connections this week surpassed 5 billion, just 18 months after reaching the 4 billion milestone, according to new data published by Wireless Intelligence. The research firm said late Thursday that 5 billion connections represents global mobile penetration of 74%, and what's more it expects the total number of connections to reach 6 billion by the first half of 2012…

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