DoCoMo Customer Base Passes the 60 Million Mark
Published on: 14th Mar 2012
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Japans's NTT DoCoMo announced today that its mobile subscriber base surpassed 60 million on March 11. The figure includes customers who subscribe to DoCoMo's LTE, 3G and 2G mobile services.
DoCoMo said that it has continued to add subscribers by expanding its lineup of smartphones and tablet devices in this fast-growing segment of the mobile market. Also, the company has stimulated demand for second devices by introducing new data communication devices, mobile Wi-Fi routers for the Xi (read "crossy") LTE network, and Otayori Photo Panel wireless photo frames.
Milestones in the growth of DoCoMo's subscriber base are as follows:
|February 1993:||1 million|
|February 1997:||10 million|
|August 1998:||20 million|
|April 2000:||30 million|
|January 2002:||40 million|
|November 2005:||50 million|
|March 2012:||60 million|