February 06, 2017

Near releases report on internet usage statistics for mobile carriers

Telecommunications is a diverse and transformation sector that has become the backbone of innovation and growth for nearly all industries. The main reason for its importance is the exponential adoption of smartphones across the globe. 

In the less than 30 years since their inception, the number of mobile devices in the world currently exceeds the total population (a staggering 7.19 billion.) Currently, there are over 2.5 billion smartphone users in the world, which is more than a quarter of the world population.

Internet over Wi-Fi and Cellular networks has connected consumers on a global scale. Communications through these mediums are growing at a rapid pace mainly due to the factors like high speed, affordability, higher spectral efficiency, scalability, and easy connectivity. To ensure higher market share in this competitive environment, mobile carriers must deliver high quality of data and connectivity services that are affordable, reliable, and rectifiable.

This study gives an in-depth insight about the Internet Usage Statistics for Mobile Carriers. With the help of these insights mobile carriers can easily know more about their competitors and make an informed decision about their business and marketing strategies. 

Interesting Facts

  • 2.5+ billion smartphones around the world, which is almost 30% of the world’s population.
  • Wi-Fi hotspots are going to surpass from 64 million in 2015 to over 432 million by 2020
  • 1+ billion new users are going to join the internet community by 2020 in addition to the current 3+ billion users.

Mobile Carriers included:

  • United Kingdom: O2, Vodafone and EE
  • Singapore: Singtel, M1 and Starhub
  • Philippines: Globe, Smart and Sun
  • Japan: NTT Docomo, SoftBank and KDDI
  • Australia: Telstra, Optus and Vodafone

Download the report here.

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