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Public-Networks-and-Operators October 2023

Public-Networks-and-Operators October 2023

Report summary

The latest data from GSA showed that, as of the end of September 2023, 822 operators have commercially launched public LTE networks offering broadband fixed wireless access and/or mobile services. Within this, 437 operators have launched public LTE fixed wireless access services (excluding those offering MiFi or dongle services only) and 794 operators offer public mobile LTE services.

In addition:

  • 165 operators have been identified as actively using (either deploying or have launched) TDD spectrum for LTE services
  • 602 operators have been identified as actively using (either deploying or have launched) FDD spectrum for LTE services
  • 398 operators are investing in one or more LTE-Advanced technologies, with 351 networks identified as launched

In 5G services, GSA has identified:

  • 578 operators in 172 countries and territories that have been investing in 5G networks in the form of tests, pilots, licence acquisitions, planned and actual deployments
  • Of those, 300 operators in 113 countries and territories have launched commercial 3GPP-compatible 5G services (mobile or fixed wireless access)
  • 121 operators are identified as investing in 5G standalone for public networks (including those evaluating, testing, piloting, planning or deploying as well as those that have launched 5G standalone networks). GSA has catalogued 47 operators as having deployed or launched 5G standalone in public networks.

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Mobile industry research is the backbone of GSA activity and covers topics from devices, chipsets and technology, to networks, features and spectrum.

The GSA research team is constantly following market dynamics and activity to ensure the latest data is available to GSA users via the GSA website.

Data is updated monthly and quarterly and can be referenced by users who register for free on the GSA website and download multiple reports, charts and videos of webinars. GSA welcomes any contributions on industry data from mobile operators, vendors and suppliers what want to ensure accurate industry data is shared globally.

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Public-Networks-and-Operators October 2023

Report summary

The latest data from GSA showed that, as of the end of September 2023, 822 operators have commercially launched public LTE networks offering broadband fixed wireless access and/or mobile services. Within this, 437 operators have launched public LTE fixed wireless access services (excluding those offering MiFi or dongle services only) and 794 operators offer public mobile LTE services.

In addition:

  • 165 operators have been identified as actively using (either deploying or have launched) TDD spectrum for LTE services
  • 602 operators have been identified as actively using (either deploying or have launched) FDD spectrum for LTE services
  • 398 operators are investing in one or more LTE-Advanced technologies, with 351 networks identified as launched

In 5G services, GSA has identified:

  • 578 operators in 172 countries and territories that have been investing in 5G networks in the form of tests, pilots, licence acquisitions, planned and actual deployments
  • Of those, 300 operators in 113 countries and territories have launched commercial 3GPP-compatible 5G services (mobile or fixed wireless access)
  • 121 operators are identified as investing in 5G standalone for public networks (including those evaluating, testing, piloting, planning or deploying as well as those that have launched 5G standalone networks). GSA has catalogued 47 operators as having deployed or launched 5G standalone in public networks.

Public-Networks-and-Operators October 2023

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Twitter

YouTube

Weibo

WeChat: GSA Express

Public-Networks-and-Operators October 2023

© GSA 2023

https://gsacom.com

GSA Research

Mobile industry research is the backbone of GSA activity and covers topics from devices, chipsets and technology, to networks, features and spectrum.

The GSA research team is constantly following market dynamics and activity to ensure the latest data is available to GSA users via the GSA website.

Data is updated monthly and quarterly and can be referenced by users who register for free on the GSA website and download multiple reports, charts and videos of webinars. GSA welcomes any contributions on industry data from mobile operators, vendors and suppliers what want to ensure accurate industry data is shared globally.

GSA GAMBoD Database

GSA reports are based on extensive data contained in the GSA GAMBoD databases, which is a resource available to GSA members and associates. Companies and policy makers can subscribe, as a GSA associate, to gain access to GSA databases and member reports for additional insights into the source data behind reports, which can be used for their own research purposes.

Discounted annual subscription are available to regulators, government agencies and licensed mobile operators.

Please email info@gsacom.com for more information.

Public-Networks-and-Operators October 2023
Date: 29th Oct 2023
Type: GSA Snapshot
Technology: 5G, LTE
Originator: GSA

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