LTE Opportunities Revealed in New Research Series

Aug 13, 2012

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Aug. 13, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Global LTE subscriptions are expected to reach 802.2 million by 2017, growing to almost 10 percent of global mobile subscriptions. This will be driven by subscriber demand for more data, as well as operators' desire to more efficiently manage their rising data traffic, according to the first report in a new series, Research in Focus: LTE.

Research in Focus: LTE helps leaders in the communications industry identify emerging opportunities in LTE markets around the world. The first report, Global LTE Subscriptions to Reach 802m by 2017, is available in PowerPoint format and accompanied by an Excel file that contains all the data underlying the report. The report is available through an annual subscription with quarterly updates for $12,495 or as a one-off resource for $4,995.

Download an excerpt or purchase the report here.

Key elements include:

  • Major highlights per quarter
  • LTE Subscription trends: Global and regional overview
  • LTE Subscription trends: Largest markets globally
  • LTE's share of total mobile subscriptions
  • 4G versus 3G
  • Mobile handset trends: Global and regional overview
  • Mobile handset trends: Largest markets globally
  • Largest mobile handset markets globally
  • LTE handset sell-through
  • LTE Outlook on: Asia-Pacific, the U.S. and Western Europe


A blend of primary research, market indicators and qualitative analysis, the Research in Focus series stays true to Pyramid's corporate objectives by offering comprehensive unparalleled coverage on emerging technologies, markets and business models, focusing on the topics that matter most to the key players in the global communications industry. Pyramid also offers Research in Focus: IPTV and Research in Focus: Smartphones.

Download an excerpt or purchase the report here.

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Marketing Director, Light Reading Communications Network

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