Migration, new user addition to 4G technology hit all-time low in June-ended quarter

09 Sept 2020

Migration, new user addition to 4G technology hit all-time low in June-ended quarter

We feel the slow growth in 4G subscriber addition is temporary because of the shutdown in retail,” said Rajiv Sharma, head of research at SBICap Securities.

“The number will soon revive to 4% in this quarter and above 5% during the festive season due to increase in  smartphone sales and accelerated adoption of digital services caused by the pandemic.”

The contactless home delivery of SIM cards by telecom operators will help to overcome june quarter’s lag