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As many as 51 telecom operators have launched LTE networks so far in 2014, said GSA.
The number of commercial LTE networks is expected to be more than 350 by the end of this year, said GSA.
The total number of LTE subscriptions is likely to reach 300 million from 245.4 million by March 31, 2014.
318 operators have commercially launched LTE networks and service in 111 countries.
45 percent of LTE networks or 144 telecom operators in 70 countries launched LTE networks using 1800 MHz. Over 40 percent of devices or 769 devices can operate in the 1800 MHz band.
26.4 percent of networks currently uses 2.6 GHz spectrum.
GSA said 55 commercially networks across 33 countries are on 800 MHz spectrum.
800 MHz has 467 products in the 4G market. Original story at Telecom Lead