This GSA Snapshot it a summary of the Ecosystem report published in November 2017.
•There are 647 LTE/LTE-Advanced commercially networks (GSA: NTS Database – October 2017)
•There were 2.36 billion LTE subscriptions globally by the end of Q2 2017 (Ovum WCIS provided to GSA on 7 September 2017). LTE accounts for 30.3% of mobile subscriptions globally
•There are 9,544 LTE user devices including frequency and operator variants from 570 suppliers verified in GSA’s database (GAMBoD). This is over 59% higher than the number of devices GSA reported in September 2016.
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