5G will account for more than 60% of mobile connections in Western Europe by 2026

07 December 2021 | Research

Article | PDF (3 pages) | Mobile Services| European Core Forecasts

"We expect the number of 5G connections in Western Europe to increase more quickly than in Central and Eastern Europe because 5G network deployment and smartphone replacement rates are quicker in Western Europe and the average spend on smartphones is higher."


5G services have been launched in most countries in Europe. Increasing coverage of 5G networks, and more-affordable 5G-ready handsets are rapidly boosting 5G connection penetration. This article looks at 5G’s share of mobile connections and offers an insight into the future of 5G coverage in Europe.


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