- The number of SMS sent for the first time in a year increased in the second quarter. Call experienced a revival. This appears Thursday in telecom digit Authority Consumer \u0026 Market (ACM).
Telecom providers have previously fully focused this year on mobile bundles with unlimited calling and texting, and that is reflected in the figures. The number of SMS sent increased from 780 million to 824 million and mobile callers hung jointly 7.8 billion minutes on the phone. That's 9 percent more voice minutes than the previous quarter.
The mobile data usage is still heavily in the elevator. The use of the fast 4G network increased 29 percent and the amount of data used increased from 22.5 billion to nearly 29 billion MB.