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100 million new HSPA connections in 2008

100 million new HSPA connections in 2008
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General / March 6th 2009 at 11:00AM

The third year in a row that the 3.5G technology has added 100m new subs, says 3G Americas.

Overall, there are now 290 million HSPA users, compared to 186 million a year earlier. Subscriptions are expected to reach 455 million connections by the end of this year, according to Informa.

There are 278 UMTS-HSPA networks in service in 121 countries.