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SK Telecom, South Korea

Spectrum
800 MHz and LTE800 network or 850 MHz - tbc
1800 MHz and band 3, LTE1800 network 

Network
LTE in 2 frequency bands 850 / 1800

Vendor
Samsung 2011.11

Coverage
99% - pops covered from 2012.07
plan to reach nationwide LTE coverage by 2013 through efficient reuse of 800 MHz infrastructure

Subscribers
18 million -  plan to attract by 2014 end   (Sep. 2012)  
15 mil - plan to attract by 2013 end (Apr. 2012)
14 million - plan to attract by 2013 end   (Sep. 2012) 
10 mil - 2013.04.25
7 million - 2012.12 (>1,75 mil is LTE)  
5 million, Sep 2012 (46 days for +1 million, daily addition 33 thousand subs all August)
4 million, july 2012

Tariffs:
LTE Ting
LTE Golden Age

Traffic
11,049 TB/month by Nov. 2011

UE
Smartphones
  1. Apple iPhone 5 A1429, gsm model, band 3 1800, announced 2012.09.12
  2. LG Optimus G ..2012.09..
  3. LG Optimus Vu ..2012.09..
  4. LG Optimus LTE3, 2013.03..
  5. Pantech Vega Race 2 ..2012.09..
  6. Pantech Vega R3 ..2012.09..
  7. Samsung Galaxy S3 ..2012.09..
  8. Samsung Galaxy Note 2 ..2012.09..
Tablets
Cameras

Services
2012.09 SK Telecom is currently offering a premium voice call service through a technology called VOLTE (Voice over LTE) which started last month.


News:
2013.07.11 SK Telecom: Take a closer look at its LTE Advanced rollout
http://www.fiercebroadbandwireless.com/special-reports/sk-telecom-take-closer-look-its-lte-advanced-rollout#ixzz2Z3eAllzh
2013.05.06 SK Telecom идет к LTE-Advanced. LTE band 5 and band 3 agregation tested @2013.04; 139.23 Mbit/s peak. 
2012.09.07 With the introduction of diverse LTE price plans like LTE Ting and LTE Golden Age, the number of SK Telecom's LTE subscribers in their teens and fifties or older increased by 
500,000 and 650,000 respectively during the same period, diversifying the LTE customer base. Since the launch of LTE service, SK Telecom's LTE customers have used a total of 33.5 petabytes (or 1024 terabytes) of data. Of the total, 46 percent was used for multimedia contents, which is 10 percentage points higher than that of 3G customers (36 percent). In August, LTE customers' daily average data usage for YouTube was 3.2 times greater than that of 3G users.
2012.08.29 Plan to install LTE-A after 2014. 
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