15% of smartphone users in India go for unlimited data plan

According to Nielsen’s study on data plans of smartphones users in the world majority (42%) in India prefer to pay by the MB and only 15% opt for unlimited data plan.

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Prepaid mobile plan usage: 88% in India, 2% in Korea

Nielsen has analyzed how mobile users around the world pay for their mobile usage. With billions of mobile users around the world (of which about 800m from India alone!) research companies are busy analyzing many aspects of mobile users (data plans, number of mobile handsets, prepaid vs postpaid, smartphone vs feature phone).

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89% of mobile users in India carry just one handset

According to “Maximizing Mobile: Multiple Phone Use is Rising in BRIC Markets” an overwhelming majority (89%) of mobile users in India, just like the US, use just one mobile handset. Read more on 89% of mobile users in India carry just one handset…

Smartphones to double, 3G usage will surpass 2G in India in 2013

These days we don’t talk much about the number of mobile users in India, it has gone above 800m and the growth is slow. The flavor of the season is mobile internet, smartphones, 3G in India.
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Future internet user base projections will be only for mobile, India to have 165m users by 2015

It looks like all research for internet usage in India will be covering the mobile heavily and just as a courtesy desktop PC will be included. Just yesterday I received the report “Mobile Internet in India – December 2012” from IAMAI.  There are 3 types of Mobile internet users in the report, Read more on Future internet user base projections will be only for mobile, India to have 165m users by 2015…