Asia – Fixed Broadband Market – Statistics and Analyses

South Korea and Japan are the leading two countries in Asia with regards to internet penetration with ... due to higher speed mobile broadband services based on HSPA and LTE. However, fixed broadband services will continue to grow based on the sheer ... ( read original story ...)

Reliance launches 4G enabled low-cost phone

Reliance Industries launched a low-cost phone with 4G-enabled features on Friday in a bid to woo tens of millions of low-income users to its upstart telecoms venture Jio's service. A woman checks her mobile phone as she walks past a mobile store of ... ( read original story ...)

The $20 phone that should have SA operators salivating

Qualcomm has built a sub-$20 4G/LTE “reference design” phone that it hopes third-party manufacturers will soon bring to the South African market. Apart from lowering the bar to access, the phone, once introduced here by smartphone makers, could have a ... ( read original story ...)

Vietnam telecom market posts strong growth

Telecoms groups reported double-digit revenue growth, helped by subscribers moving from 2G to 3G services, as well as providers' newly deployed 4G services. Initial reports from the Ministry of Information and Communications said there were some 130 ... ( read original story ...)