IPhone 4S sold behind the goal of telecommunications: 3G users of this year more than 2G
As the recent hot iPhone 4S, investment banks have increased sales of iPhone 4S on China Telecom expects, and China Telecom was proposing a new target, Smartphones such as iPhone 4S along with the 2012 Super 2G 3G scale achieved. On March 9, after the sale, Telecom version of iPhone 4S sold to China Telecom also surprise, only to have announced several important provinces, for example, Telecom in Guangdong as of March 9, noon reservation has reached 30,000 units of the iPhone 4S, the group as of the evening of March 9 iPhone 4S reservation amount reached 20,000.
Investment banks to increase the Telecom version of iPhone 4S sales expected
Nomura Investment Bank believes that March in the Mainland of China Telecom launched the iPhone, has attracted telecommunications users in hot pursuit. Yamaichi Tan Si-Jin, an analyst predicted that China Telecom sells 2.5 million to 3 million iPhone this year to drive ARPU 54.2 promotion of 10% in the first half compared with last year. Morgan Stanley believes that China Telecom this year sales of 2.4 million iPhone 4S.
And before that, famous Investment Bank also believes that China Telecom only sold 1.4 million iPhone 4S. Although China Telecom last how many iPhone 4S sold this year also need to wait for the time, but in any case, Telecom version of iPhone 4S sold good start has been made.
Most important 3G network advantage
Listing in two months later than other carriers, China Telecom’s iPhone 4S why do we have to achieve a brilliant sales, industry believes that it related primarily to telecom networks, packages and services. IPhone 4S until the package has been extensive analysis of China Telecom mainly contains the Internet traffic of voice call time and more, and that’s more in line with demand 3G, so welcome.
3G network of China Telecom is strong support for the iPhone 4S. In on March 8 of iPhone 4S first ceremony Shang, China Telecom Network Development Department Director said, China Telecom has global maximum, and cover most wide, and quality most stability, and user up to of 3G mobile network, as currently, China Telecom days wing 3G network has first cover to national all County above city and the 90% of Township, this including national 324 a city, and 2,055 a County, and 2,544 a township, and 421,000 a village.
High-speed rail is one of the places that best embody the 3G cover. 3G signal coverage of the China Telecom China all 91, a total of 14,000 km of high-speed railway and motor car line, after testing, Telecom 3G signals in high-speed trains connect rates, swap rates, data on key indicators such as the industry-leading business download rate; China Telecom has achieved zero of the Shanghai-Hangzhou high-speed main lines such as dropped calls and uninterrupted access to the Internet, to create the superior high-speed rail network.
Even in the side, China Telecom’s 3G signal also covers all 49 cities along the coast of China, 18,000 km coastline, in 1349 waters covered 3G base station, enables seamless coverage in 50 km offshore waters.
On the international roaming, China Telecom and 258 countries and regions in the world have our roaming services, to provide both voice and data roaming capability, China Telecom has achieved and WIFI international roaming service in 17 countries and regions, Telecom version of iPhone 4S users many have gone abroad, China Telecom has been completely solved the issue of its international roaming.
Goal is to 3G rapidly scale breakthrough
Advantages of sales channels have always been China Telecom, China Telecom has also been well prepared this time. China Telecom Marketing Director Liu Ping said, China Telecom network business Hall, Jingdong Mall can provide telecommunications iPhone 4S phone buy online 24 hours, the country’s 31 provincial Telecom Business Hall, GOME, suning about 2,850 stores national chain stores such as sale. Is such a large channel to ensure the convenience of purchasing telecommunications iPhone 4S.
Investment Bank Merrill Lynch, believes that China Telecom sale iPhone 4S will target the high-end customers such as Government and corporate; sound attack low-end customers of China Unicom, iPhone shortage in China Mobile alone facing pressure.
Since 2008, China Telecom CDMA users has been developing rapidly, user scale a 365% increase in three years, with an average net increase of 34 million; scale has over 130 million CDMA users, as the world’s largest CDMA mobile network operator. In 2011, 3G users of China Telecom continued fast growth in 2010, representing a 2 min, size 37.19 million, becoming China’s first large 3G operators.
In fact, in our country, the iPhone 3G universal pull is self-evident. IPhone spurred by China Telecom has been made, “double leading innovation, service, and product breakthroughs and development simultaneously, lead 3G quickly with intelligent machine scale breakthrough, 2012 Super 2G 3G scale achieved.”
China Telecom launched the young brand “flying wing Young” is also proposed to this end, it is learned that the first “flying wing Young” customized mobile phone up to 15, will achieve true cloud computing push. (Text/Sina technology)