S. Korea reaches 4.3 million 5G subscribers as of November 2019
Updated: 2020-01-02 13:31:10 KST
More than 4.3 million people in South Korea were subscribed to 5G services as of this past November.
According to data from the Ministry of Science and ICT,this was an increase of around nine percent compared to the month before.
The number of 5G users has risen rapidly since South Korea launched its commercial 5G network in April, but for the first time in November, the on-month growth rate dropped below ten percent.
The provider with the most subscribers was SK Telecom with some 1.9 million.
That accounted for more than 44 percent of the market.
Number two was KT with about 30 percent, and LG Uplus had around 25 percent.