The number of LTE ecosystem user devices has grown since the last report in May 2018.
There are 681 LTE commercial networks (GSA: NTS Database August 2018). There were 3.2 billion LTE subscriptions globally by the end of Q1 2018 (Ovum WCIS provided to GSA on 20 July 2018). LTE accounts for 38.5% of mobile subscriptions globally.
There are 12,235 LTE user devices including frequency and operator variants from 670 suppliers verified in GSA’s GAMBoD database – a 6% increase since the last report in May 2018. The number of devices continues to grow steadily.
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