Ericsson Mobility Report

Ericsson: video will be 74% of mobile traffic in 2024 as 5G takes hold

Video’s share of the global mobile traffic is due to climb from 60% today to 74% in 2024 as 5G establishes itself as the fastest generation of cellular technology to be rolled out around the world. This is according to the latest edition of the Ericsson Mobility Report, which predicts that 5G will account for 1.5 […]

Ericsson: half of TV and video viewing will be mobile by 2020

By as early as 2020 half of all TV and video viewing will be done on a mobile screen, due to an increasing consumer preference for on-demand and catch-up TV over linear viewing. This is according to Ericsson’s latest Mobility Report, which claims that mobile video traffic will grow by around 50% annually through 2023 […]

Ericsson: viewing is shifting from TV as mobile video soars

Video will account for roughly 70% of mobile data traffic in 2021 after growing by some 55% annually over the next five years, according to the latest Ericsson Mobility Report.  The study noted a “significant increase” in video traffic share on smartphones and tablets and said that “viewing is gradually switching from traditional TV to […]

Ericsson: mobile video data to explode in next five years

Accumulated mobile data traffic for video will climb dramatically from 50 ExaBytes for the period 2010-15 to an estimated 1,000 ExaBytes between 2016 and 2021, according to Ericsson. In the Mobile World Congress edition of the Ericsson Mobility Report, the company said that in 2015 alone, net-added mobile data traffic was 20 ExaBytes, half of […]

Video to account for 70% mobile data traffic by 2021

Almost 70% of all mobile data traffic will be from video by 2021, up from 50% of mobile data traffic this year, according to Ericsson. The Ericsson Mobility Report said that mobile video is expected to grow by around 55% annual from 2015 to 2021. Over the same period, it said the relative share of […]

Mobile video traffic to grow 55% per year, says Ericsson

Mobile video traffic will grow 55% per year until 2020, driven by video streaming services and the growing prevalence of video in online content, according to Ericsson.  The latest Ericsson Mobility Report claims that smartphone subscriptions will more than double by 2020, with 70% of the world’s population to use these devices by that date. […]

Smartphone video traffic growing 55% annually

Smartphone video traffic is growing by 55% annually and will represent more than 50% percent of the mobile data traffic in 2019, according to new research by Ericsson.  The Ericsson Mobility Report predicts that total smartphone traffic will grow by 10 times between 2013 and 2019, reaching 10 exabytes. It also predicts that social networking […]