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Wireless & Mobile Landscape

Asia-Pacific Wireless Statistics Forecast, 2017-2022

Mobile subscribers in Asia-Pacific increasingly depend on a variety of mobile devices, including smartphones, tablets and connected cars, to stay connected. At the same time, they are increasing their usage of mobile data.

This market study overviews the Asia-Pacific mobile market and includes detailed information and a five-year forecast for the following areas of the market:

• Mobile Connections

• Smartphone Sales

• Tablet Sales

• Mobile Data Traffic.


Key Questions Answered

  • What is the population of Asia-Pacific and what is its mobile penetration?
  • How many mobile connections exist and how are they expected to grow between 2017 and 2022?
  • What is the split of those connections by technology type (GSM, CDMA, UMTS/HSPA, LTE and 5G) and generation (2G, 3G, 4G and 5G)?
  • What are the anticipated global handset and smartphone sales for 2017 to 2022?
  • What are the anticipated tablet sales for 2017 to 2022?
  • What is mobile data usage today and at what rate is mobile data usage expected to grow over the forecast period?
  • How does mobile data usage differ between quartiles?

Who Should Read

  • Mobile operators
  • Device OEMs
  • Mobile infrastructure and equipment OEMs
  • Content providers and distributors
  • Financial analysts and investors.

Table of Contents

  • Abstract
  • Executive Summary
  • Methodology
  • Asia-Pacific Mobile Connections Forecast, 2017-2022
    • Connections Forecast Assumptions
    • Connections Forecast
  • Asia-Pacific Smartphone Sales Forecast: 2017-2022
    • Smartphone Sales Forecast Assumptions
    • Handset Forecast
    • Handset Sales Forecast by Type
    • Smartphone Sales Forecast by Operating System
  • Asia-Pacific Tablet Sales Forecast: 2017-2022
    • Tablet Sales Forecast Assumptions
    • Tablet Sales Forecast
    • Tablet Sales by Operating System
    • Tablet Sales By Form Factor
    • Tablet Sales By Connectivity Option
  • Asia-Pacific Mobile Data Usage Trends
    • Axiata Group
    • China Mobile
    • China Telecom
    • China Unicom
    • Idea Cellular
    • NTT DoCoMo
    • Ooredoo
    • Reliance Communications
    • Reliance Jio
    • SingTel Group
    • VEON
    • Vodafone
  • Mobile Data Traffic Forecast Methodology
    • Connections, not Subscribers
    • Quartiles
  • Asia-Pacific Mobile Data Traffic Forecast, 2017-2022
  • Definitions
  • About iGR
    • Disclaimer

List of Tables

  • Table 1: Asia-Pacific Connections, Population, and Penetration, 2017-2022
  • Table 2: Asia-Pacific Connections by Technology Generation 2017-2022 (000)
  • Table 3: Asia-Pacific Connections by Technology, 2017-2022 (000)
  • Table 4: Asia-Pacific Mobile Handset Sales as a Percentage of Mobile Connections, 2017-2022
  • Table 5: Asia-Pacific Mobile Handset Sales by Handset Type, 2017-2022
  • Table 6: Asia-Pacific Mobile OS Sales Forecast, 2017-2022 (units)
  • Table 7: Asia-Pacific Mobile OS Sales Forecast, 2017-2022 (Percentage Share)
  • Table 8: Asia-Pacific Tablet Sales, 2017-2022 (units)
  • Table 9: Asia-Pacific Tablet Sales by OS, 2017-2022 (units)
  • Table 20: Asia-Pacific Tablet OS Sales Forecast, 2017-2022 (Percentage Share)
  • Table 12: Asia-Pacific Tablet Sales by Form Factor, 2017-2022
  • Table 12: Asia-Pacific Tablet Sales by Connectivity Option, 2017-2022
  • Table 13: China Mobile Customer and Data Usage Statistics
  • Table 14: China Telecom Customer and Data Usage Statistics
  • Table 15: China Unicom Customer and Data Usage Statistics
  • Table 16: VEON Pakistan
  • Table 17: VEON Bangladesh
  • Table 18: Vodafone Data Usage (TB) in India
  • Table 19: Asia-Pacific Connections, Population, and Penetration, 2017-2022 (000s)
  • Table 20: Connections per Quartile in Asia-Pacific, 2017-2022 (000s)
  • Table 21: Per-Connection Mobile Data Use (MB/month) in Asia-Pacific, 2017-2022
  • Table 22: Total Mobile Data Traffic (TB/month) in Asia-Pacific, 2017-2022
  • Table 23: Percentage of Mobile Data Traffic by Quartile in Asia-Pacific, 2017-2022
  • Definitions Table

List of Charts

  • Figure A: Asia-Pacific Connections and Population, 2017-2022 (000)
  • Figure B: Asia-Pacific Mobile Handset Sales by Handset Type, 2017-2022 (units)
  • Figure C: Total Mobile Data Traffic (TB/month) in Asia-Pacific, 2017-2022
  • Figure 1: Asia-Pacific Connections and Population, 2017-2022 (000)
  • Figure 2: Asia-Pacific Connections by Technology Generation, 2017-2022 (000)
  • Figure 3: Asia-Pacific Connections by Technology, 2017-2022 (000)
  • Figure 4: Asia-Pacific Mobile Handset Sales as a Percentage of Mobile Connections, 2017-2022
  • Figure 5: Asia-Pacific Mobile Handset Sales by Handset Type, 2017-2022 (units)
  • Figure 6: Asia-Pacific Mobile OS Sales Forecast, 2017-2022 (units)
  • Figure 7: Asia-Pacific Mobile OS Forecast, 2017-2022 (Percentage Share)
  • Figure 8: Asia-Pacific Tablet Sales, 2017-2022 (units)
  • Figure 8: Asia-Pacific Tablet Sales by OS, 2017-2022 (units)
  • Figure 10: Asia-Pacific Tablet OS Sales Forecast, 2017-2022 (Percentage Share)
  • Figure 11: Asia-Pacific Tablet Sales by Form Factor, 2017-2022
  • Figure 12: Asia-Pacific Tablet Sales by Connectivity Option, 2017-2022
  • Figure 13: Asia-Pacific Connections and Population, 2017-2022 (000)
  • Figure 14: Per-Connection Mobile Data Use (MB/month) in Asia-Pacific, 2017-2022
  • Figure 15: Total Mobile Data Traffic (TB/month) in Asia-Pacific, 2017-2022
  • Figure 16: Percentage of Mobile Data Traffic by Quartile in Asia-Pacific, 2017-2022

For additional information on the Asia-Pacific Wireless Statistics Forecast, 2017–2022 market study, please contact Iain Gillott at (512) 263-5682 or by email.