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This spreadsheet contains Ovum's latest RAN revenue forecast through 2021. Projected revenues are segmented by region and air interface. This year Ovum added 5G to the technology segmentation.


  • Revenues in the RAN market will decline after 2015 despite continued LTE investments and the advent of 5G.

Features and Benefits

  • Learn how mobile operators in different regions will invest in RAN gear between 2016 and 2021.
  • Learn how quickly investments in older air interfaces will decline.

Key questions answered

  • When will 5G take off, and how much will its revenues contribute to the RAN market?
  • How much will mobile operators invest in LTE over the next five years?

Table of contents


  • Introduction
  • Download 1: Radio Access Network Forecast: 2016–21

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