South Korea’s 5G users have exceeded 6.9 million by the end of May and are expected to reach 10 million by the end of the year

July 10, according tomedia reports, with the expansion of 5G network coverage and 5G smartphones, the number of 5G users is also increasing, the world’s first 5G commercial services in South Korea, 5G users have been steadily increasing. According tomedia reports, data released by South Korea’s Ministry of Science and Information Technology show that at the end of May, the number of 5G users in South Korea exceeded 6.9 million, up 600,000 from 6.3 million at the end of April.

South Korea's 5G users have exceeded 6.9 million by the end of May and are expected to reach 10 million by the end of the year

5G subscribers reached 6.9 million, which means that the proportion of 5G users in South Korea has reached 10%, South Korea’s current mobile communications users a total of 69 million.

South Korea is the first country in the world to launch 5G commercial services, and their 5G business services for individual consumers were launched on April 3 last year. But on December 1, 2018, they began offering 5G services to corporate users.

The number of 5G business services for individual consumers has also been steadily increasing since the launch of 5G, with more than 1 million 5G users on the 69th day of the launch, on June 10th;

With the expansion of the 5G network and the launch of more 5G smartphones, especially with Samsung’s upcoming Galaxy Note 20 series, analysts expect South Korea’s 5G subscribers to reach 10 million by the end of the year.