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Author: Linda Sui
Publication Date: Jan 06 2012
Pages: 12
Report Type: Data Table, Excel
Device Technologies

Global Tethering Handset Sales Forecast by Region

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Report Summary:

Handset tethering delivers mobile Internet access for rich content and multimedia to locally connected devices and vehicles via 3G and 4G cellular data networks. Tethering can provide mobility, flexibility, speed and convenience for subscribers and service providers. We predict moibile hotspot handsets to surge 105% in 2012 and become a high-growth sub-category. This extensive report forecasts mobile hotspot handsets, Bluetooth PAN handsets and USB tethering handset sales by region from 2007 to 2016. Volume forecasts and installed base forecasts by device type, such as smartphones and feature phones, are also included at a global level. The report can be used by operators, device vendors, component makers, content providers and car manufacturers to determine the future size and importance of the mobile handset tethering market.
Table of Contents

    1. Title Page
    3. Definitions
    4. Mobile Hotspot
    5. Bluetooth PAN Tethering
    6. USB Tethering
    7. Methodology
    8. Contacts

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