Pakistan Broadband subscriptions reach historic mark till August 31
ISLAMABAD (APP): The number of broadband subscriptions in the country has crossed 34.6 million as cellular service providers managed to attract more than 31.77 million subscribers to use their high-speed mobile broadband services till August 31.
The technologies such as DSL, EvDo, WiMax and fiber-to-the-home (FTTH) remained stagnant as entire growth was driven by users joining the third-generation (3G) and 4G networks.
According to figures issued by Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) here on Thursday, DSL connections stood at 1.42 million, HFC 43,167, WiMax 183,181, FTTH 25,665 and EvDo more than one million users.
The number of mobile phone connections in the country also increased to 133 million at the end of July 2016.