Adoption and challenges around TD-LTE
- The TD-LTE ecosystem is still in its early days but the commercial launch by China Mobile in December 2013 is going to boost the TD-LTE market.
- Our estimates for TD-LTE subscriptions in December 2013, based on the data from our LTE Watch service, indicate fewer than 3.5 million subscriptions.
- This report presents the TD-LTE deployment status in the main markets (Japan, USA, China, Australia, India), the device ecosystem and the technical aspects of the TD-LTE ecosystem.
1. Executive summary
3. Deployment status of TD-LTE
4. The device ecosystem
5. TD-LTE technical evolution closely follows that of LTE FDD