1. Home
  2. > ICT
  3. > Telecom
  4. > Mobile Services Market Trends
4G Services Global Market Report 2022

4G Services Global Market Report 2022

  • September 2022
  • 175 pages
  • ID: 6320339
  • Format: PDF
  • The Business Research Company


Table of Contents

The major players covered in the 4g services global market are Verizon Wireless, AT&T, Huawei Technologies Co. Ltd., and S.K. Telecom, Alcatel-Lucent, Bharti Airtel Ltd., Sprint Nextel, Vodafone Group PLC, Telstra Corporation Limited, and ZTE Corporation.

The global 4G services market is expected to grow from $133.02 billion in 2021 to $158.89 billion in 2022 at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 19.4%. The 4G services market is expected to grow to $249.21 billion in 2026 at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 7.5%.

The 4G services market consists of sales of 4G services by entities (organizations, sole traders, partnership) that are used in laptops, smartphones, routers, and wireless modems for communication. 4G is the fourth generation of mobile networking technology. 4G technology will provide services at a much faster speed than 3G services with optimum efficiency.

The main types of technologies of 4G services are LTE-FDD (frequency division duplex), LTE-TDD (time division duplex), LTE- advance, WiMAX, and hspa+.LTE-FDD implies that downlink and uplink transmission take place in different, sufficiently separated, frequency bands, while TDD implies that downlink and uplink transmission take place in different, non-overlapping time slots.

The connection plans are pre-paid, post-paid, and broadband, and it is used by retail, corporate, and government or public sector which are used by various end users including retail, corporate, government or public sector, other end users.

The regions covered in 4g services report are Asia-Pacific, Western Europe, Eastern Europe, North America, South America, the Middle East, and Africa.

Increasing demand for high-speed internet connectivity is driving the 4G services market.The demand has been increasing significantly over the past few years due to an increase in the use of smart devices.

An increase in social media usage, online content activities, voice search/voice commands, smart home devices, games, and e-commerce is driving the demand for high-speed internet connectivity.For instance, almost 60% of the global population has access to the internet in 2020 and around 50% of the population used social media in mid-2020.

The increase in online activity drives the need to have high-speed connectivity, thereby increasing the potential of the 4G services market.

Telecom is a highly regulated industry that faces strict regulations and protocols.Moreover, regulations that are in place about very old phones are still applied to internet technology.

This makes the regulation irrelevant as technology has changed in the past 10 years.The ambiguity in the regulations makes it hard for the companies to evolve and implement any new technology that benefits the customers and increases the customer base.

These strict regulations that rarely benefit the technology, which has been evolving, restraints the 4G services market.

The machine-to-machine (M2M) and IoT infrastructure are a key trend in the 4G services market.Alternate telecommunications networks are set up primarily to support M2M / IoT, providing low-cost wireless M2M with faster data rates and low-cost equipment for low bandwidth data transmission.

Initiatives introduced by Weightless (U.S.) SIG and SigFox (Fr.) and others offer M2M / IoT solutions that integrate coverage, battery life, cost module, and operational simplicity, and claim to significantly boost established cellular networks. The technologies that exploit existing networks make the most sense, according to Sierra Wireless, and they see 4G / LTE as the technology of choice for M2M deployments. Sierra Wireless indicates that cellular connectivity will play a key role in the Internet of Things (IoT), and has been working with other hardware vendors and network carriers on the recently unveiled LTE-M (LTE for M2M) that offers low power consumption, easy deployment and interoperability, good security and mobility, low overall cost, and excellent coverage.

In April 2019, Reliance Jio, an India-based telecommunications company, acquired Haptik for a deal amount of $100 million.This acquisition helped Reliance Jio to reach an increased audience of consumers in India.

Haptik is an India-based startup that develops conversational platforms and virtual assistants.

The countries covered in the 4g services market are Australia, Brazil, China, France, Germany, India, Indonesia, Japan, Russia, South Korea, the UK, and the USA.

Get Industry Insights. Simply.

  • Latest reports & slideshows with insights from top research analysts
  • 150+ Million searchable statistics with tables, figures & datasets
  • More than 25,000 trusted sources
  • Single User License — provides access to the report by one individual.
  • Department License — allows you to share the report with up to 5 users
  • Site License — allows the report to be shared amongst all employees in a defined country
  • Corporate License — allows for complete access, globally.

ReportLinker may already be registered as a supplier with your company. If you want to Order by PO, check with us first and we'll let you know if we are a registered supplier and what the vendor number is. Otherwise, we'll provide you with the necessary information to register ReportLinker as a vendor.

Grace helps you find the right report:

The research specialist advised us on the best content for our needs and provided a great report and follow-up, thanks very much we shall look at ReportLinker in the future.

Kate Merrick

Global Marketing Manager at
Eurotherm by Schneider Electric

We were impressed with the support that ReportLinker’s research specialists’ team provided. The report we purchased was useful and provided exactly what we want.

Category Manager at

ReportLinker gave access to reliable and useful data while avoiding dispersing resources and spending too much time on unnecessary research.

Executive Director at
PwC Advisory

The customer service was fast, responsive, and 100% professional in all my dealings (...) If we have more research needs, I'll certainly prioritize working with ReportLinker!

Scott Griffith

Vice President Marketing at
Maurice Sporting Goods

The research specialist provided prompt, helpful instructions for accessing ReportLinker's product. He also followed up to make sure everything went smoothly and to ensure an easy transition to the next stage of my research

Jessica P Huffman

Research Associate at
American Transportation Research Institute

Excellent customer service. Very responsive and fast.

Director, Corporate Strategy at

I reached out to ReportLinker for a detailed market study on the Air Treatment industry. The quality of the report, the research specialist’s willingness to solve my queries exceeded my expectations. I would definitely recommend ReportLinker for in-depth industry information.

Mariana Mendoza

Global Platform Senior Manager at
Whirlpool Corporation

Thanks! I like what you've provided and will certainly come back if I need to do further research works.

Bee Hin Png

CEO at
LDR Pte Ltd

The research specialist advised us on the best content for our needs and provided a great report and follow-up, thanks very much we shall look at ReportLinker in the future.

Kate Merrick

Global Marketing Manager at
Eurotherm by Schneider Electric

  • How we can help
    • I am not sure if the report I am interested in will fulfill my needs. Can you help me?
    • Yes, of course. You can call us at +33(0) 4 37 65 17 03 or drop us an email at [email protected] to let us know more about your requirements.
    • We buy reports often - can ReportLinker get me any benefits?
    • Yes. Set up a call with a Senior Research Advisor to learn more - [email protected] or +33(0) 4 37 65 17 03.
    • I have had negative experiences with market research reports before. How can you avoid this from happening again?
    • We advise all clients to read the TOC and Summary and list your questions so that we can get more insight for you before you make any purchase decision. A research advisor will accompany you so that you can compare samples and reports from different sources, and choose the study that is right for you.

  • Report Delivery
    • How and when I will receive my Report?
    • Most reports are delivered right away in a pdf format, while others are accessed via a secure link and access codes. Do note that sometimes reports are sent within a 12 hour period, depending on the time zones. However, you can contact us to escalate this. Should you need a hard copy, you can check if this option is offered for the particular report, and pay the related fees.
  • Payment conditions
    • What payment methods do you accept?
      1. Credit card : VISA, American Express, Mastercard, or
      2. You can download an invoice to pay by wire transfer, check, or via a Purchase Order from your company, or
      3. You can pay via a Check made out in US Dollars, Euros, or British Pounds for the full amount made payable to ReportLinker
    • What are ReportLinker’s Payment Terms?
    • All payments must normally be submitted within 30 days. However, you can let us know if you need extended time.
    • Are Taxes and duties included?
    • All companies based in France must pay a 20% tax per report. The same applies to all individuals based in the EU. All EU companies must supply their VAT number when purchasing to avoid this charge.
    • I’m not satisfied. Can I be refunded?
    • No. Once your order has been processed and the publisher has received a notification to send you the report, we cannot issue any refund or cancel any order. As these are not ‘traditional’ products that can be returned, reports that are dispatched are considered to be ‘consumed’.
  • User license
    • The license that you should acquire depends on the number of persons that need to access the report. This can range from Single User (only one person will have the right to read or access the report), or Department License (up to 5 persons), to Site License (a group of persons based in the same company location), or Corporate License (the entire company personnel based worldwide). However, as publishers have different terms and conditions, we can look into this for you.
Purchase Reports From Reputable Market Research Publishers


Reportlinker.com © Copyright 2022. All rights reserved.

ReportLinker simplifies how Analysts and Decision Makers get industry data for their business.

Make sure you don’t miss any news and follow us on