6wresearch logo

Huawei, ZTE captured 87% market share of India's 4G data card market in Q1

August 11, 2015

NEW DELHI: Chinese telecom gear maker ZTE topped the 4G data card market during the first quarter of calendar year 2015, followed by another Chinese player Huawei, According to 6Wresearch, which also claims that Huawei and ZTE together captured around 87% market share during the quarter.

In the chipset segment, Qualcomm registered lion share of the market, the study said.

India's 4G data card market shipments value reached $3.5 million for the first quarter of calendar year 2015. The market registered a substantial triple digit growth of around 179% in the first quarter of 2015 over the same quarter previous year, the study claimed.

The firm said that rising demand for internet connectivity coupled with reduction in telecom tariffs has spurred the market for the 4G data card devices in India. Additionally, provision of LTE based data cards, primarily due to the recent implementation of 4G services in the country have further boosted the India's 4G data card market.

"In the India data card market, 4G data cards experienced an abrupt rise in demand among the Indian consumers. Over the coming quarters, India 4G Data Card market is expected to demonstrate tremendous growth opportunities due to the declining ownership cost and rising consumer awareness," Anuj Mehrotra, Research Analyst, 6Wresearch-India Electronics Division, said.

Continuous technological advancements and increasing need for high speed wireless connectivity are expected to drive the India data card market, the firm said, adding that mobile hotspot will remain the major hindrance in the growth of India 4G data card Market.

"Over the period of time, wireless connectivity has become an indispensable part of the lives of the Indian consumers and especially amongst the youth. India Data Card market which was previously commanded by 3G/2G devices is now experiencing a paradigm shift towards the 4G/LTE data cards devices," Mehrotra added.

Media Source: THE-MEA.CO.UK

      Browse More Report

India Power & Distribution Transformer Market (2017-2022)

Market Forecast by Types (Power Transformer and Distribution Transformer), Power Rating (Power Transformer (5.1 MVA – 50 MVA, 50.1 MVA – 160 MVA, 160.1 MVA – 350 MVA and Above 350 MVA) and Distribution Transformer (Up to 100 kVA, 100.1 – 315 kVA and 315.1 – 5 MVA)

Read More

India Output Management Software Market for SME Segment (2016-2022)

Market Forecast by Segments (On-Premise Output Management Software and Cloud Output Management Software), Regions (Northern, Southern, Eastern and Western) and Competitive Landscape)

Read More

Saudi Arabia Construction Equipment Market (2017-2022)

Market Forecast by Equipment Types (Mobile Crane, Earthmoving Equipment (Motor Grader, Excavator and Loaders), Material Handling Equipment (Telescopic Handlers and Forklifts), Aerial Work Platform (Articulated Boom Lifts, Telescopic Boom Lifts and Scissor Lifts)

Read More

India Package Substation Market (2017-2023)

Market Forecast by Types (11KV, 33KV, 66 KV and 132KV), Verticals (Residential, Industrial, Infrastructure & Transportation, Commercial and Power Utilities), Regions (Northern, Southern, Western and Eastern) and Competitive Landscape

Read More

India Air Purifier Market (2017-2023)

Market Forecast by Markets Covered by Segments (Car and Room), Types (Type I: HEPA + Carbon, Type II: HEPA + Carbon + Ionizer, Type III: HEPA + Carbon+ UV, Type IV: HEPA + Carbon + Electrostatic, Type V: HEPA + Carbon + Ionizer+ UV + Electrostatic

Read More

India Video Surveillance Storage Market, CY H1 2016

According to 6Wresearch, India VSS (DVR and NVR) market reached over 0.64 Million units in CY H1 2016. CP-Plus led the market with more than 35% share followed by Hikvision and Dahua.

Read More

India Digital Signage Market (2016-2022)

Market Forecast by Components (Display Screens, Content Players and Software), Display Screens (Single Screen, Video Walls/Multi-Screens and Kiosks), Display Screen Technologies (LCD, LED, OLED and QLED), Display Screen Size

Read More

India Digital Camera Market, CY H1 2016

According to 6Wresearch, India Digital Camera market shipments reached over 0.3 Million units in CY H1 2016. Compact Digital camera market registered a significant decline

Read More


Our Key Clients
6wreserach client list