Global LTE and LTE Advance Market Segmentation
Global LTE and LTE Advance market is segmented on the basis of type and applications. On the basis of type, global LTE and LTE Advance market is classified into – infrastructure, end-user device. Infrastructure is segmented into – evolved packet core (EPC), user equipment (UE) and evolved UMTS terrestrial radio access network (E-UTRAN). End user devices includes smartphones, USB modems, notebooks, tablets, routers and card modules. At present, infrastructure holds the highest revenue contribution share in global LTE and LTE advance market. On other hand, end-user device segment is expected to reflect the highest CAGR over the forecast period. At present among end-user devices, router dominates the segment.
The global LTE and LTE Advance market is divided into seven geographical regions – North America, Latin America, Asia-Pacific, Japan, Eastern Europe, Western Europe and Middle East & Africa. The global LTE and LTE Advance market is expected to reflect a significant CAGR over the forecast period. LTE and LTE-A networks are continuously deployed in countries of North America, Asia-pacific and Western Europe. At present, North America is dominating the market in terms of revenue contribution share followed by Western Europe. Among all the regions, APEJ is expected to create huge market opportunity for major players operating in the LTE and LTE advance market during the forecast period. Latin America and Middle East & Africa regions are reflecting comparatively slow growth during the forecast period.
Global LTE and LTE Advance Market: Drivers
LTE and LTE advance solution offers resolution to substantial capacity constraints and at the same time address affordable profitability issues in the current pricing composition. One of the most dominating factor which is projected to drive the market is enhance spectrum efficiency offered by LTE and LTE Advance network. Rising data traffic has put pressure on current infrastructure to shift towards LTE and LTE advance solutions. LTE significantly reduces long-term cost of infrastructure, which resulted in considerable increase in deployment of LTE in countries of North America, Western Europe and Asia-pacific region. With the emergence of new applications and smart devices, the demand of LTE and LTE Advance is expected to gain significant pace in upcoming years.
Global LTE and LTE Advance Market: Key Players
The LTE and LTE Advance market is highly competitive market, characterised by active presence of many big players. Verizon Wireless, AT&T Inc., Ericsson, Huawei Technologies Co. Ltd., Sprint Corporation, China Mobile Ltd., T-Mobile US Inc., Alcatel-Lucent, Nokia Solutions, Networks B.V. (NSN) and Bharti Airtel Ltd., are some of the major players in global LTE and LTE advance Market.