2013-09-20 12:46:42 - ZTE emerges as the distinct market leader with a 63.04% market share
20 September 2013, New Delhi, India – Through a superior line-up of new and innovative data card products and the best-in-class services, ZTE has reinforced its data card leadership in India.
CyberMedia Research has recently named ZTE as the #1 vendor in data cards. The CMR’s India Data Cards Market Review Tracker shows that ZTE has market leading 30.2% share in the Indian data card shipments for Q2, 2013. ZTE also emerged as the leader with a distinct margin of 63.04% in the Indian data card market as per Voice and Data estimates for 2012 – 2013 capturing more than half of the Indian data card market. The overall data card market registered a Q-o-Q growth of 66.7% in Q2,
2013 as compared to Q1, 2013.
“The Indian data card market is primarily driven by key growth propellers like rapid growth in travel, traction in social media, the need to stay connected and surge in the tablet and PC market amongst other factors. These numbers are a validation of ZTE India’s market strategy to deliver state of the art and cutting-edge innovations with best-in-class customer experience,” said Mr. Xu Dejun, CEO, ZTE India.
“Enterprise mobility, growth in the social media sites, information explosion etc. have fuelled the need for anywhere, anytime accessibility of data. This trend is powering the growth of PC, tablet and other handheld devices market and in turn also contributing to the data card market growth. We will continue to see growth momentum in this segment and invest on new product innovations.” added Mr. Dejun.
ZTE recently entered in the Indian open market with its 3G data cards, hence further strengthening its leadership in the Indian data card market. ZTE recently introduced its swift series of 3G data cards come in four variants comprising of Swift (7.2Mbps with Voice Call), Swift Plus (14.4Mbps), Swift WPlus (14.4Mbps with Wifi) between price range from Rs.1799 – Rs.2299.
ZTE is a publicly-listed global provider of telecommunications equipment and network solutions with the most comprehensive product range covering virtually every telecommunications sector, including wireless, access & bearer, VAS, terminals and professional services. The company delivers innovative, custom-made products and services to over 500 operators in more than 140 countries, helping them to meet the changing needs of their customers while growing revenue. ZTE commits 10 per cent of its annual revenue to research and development and has leadership roles in several international bodies devoted to developing telecommunications industry standards. ZTE is committed to corporate social responsibility and is a member of the UN Global Compact. The company is China’s only listed telecom manufacturer that is publicly traded on both the Hong Kong and Shenzhen Stock Exchanges (H share stock code: 0763.HK / A share stock code: 000063.SZ). For more information, please visit www.zte.com.cn , www.ztedevice.in