Mobile data traffic increased 26% in third quarter 2019

TIRANA, Feb 19 /ATA/- The Electronic and Postal Communications Authority reports that mobile data traffic increased by 26% during the third quarter of 2019 compared to the same period in 2018.

According to AKEP, there are 1.8 million Albanians who have 3G and 4G internet access from mobile phones. The number of users has increased by about 3% compared to a year ago.

The internet service has received strong impetus from 4G technology and the growing penetration of smart phones. This year, AKEP is expected to take the first steps towards delivering frequencies for the 5G generation.