Close
Close

Published

China to leapfrog broadband world to dominate 1 Gbps connections

At the current trajectory, China will dominate 1 Gbps broadband, giving a massive advantage to Chinese businesses. Around 57% of all 1 Gbps lines by 2023 will be installed in China. This is according to a new report from Rethink Technology Research, coming out of its Rethink TV Forecasting unit, entitled “US left in China’s wake in the quest for Gigabit broadband – Forecast and Report to 2023”. The report shows that while the USA will amass 33.5 million 1 Gbps broadband lines by that time, second only to China in number, other countries will reach a higher percentage of their existing broadband customers with 1 Gbps service. Japan (19.4 million), France (14.8 million) and South Korea (9.5 million) will…

Close