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Turkey's rollout of 4.5G illustrates that delayed rollout, suppressed data demand, and the existence of capable devices in a market - even if it is developing - can create significant new business opportunities for operators.


  • According to Ovum estimates, Turkey has achieved 6 million 4.5G subscribers one week after network launch.

Features and Benefits

  • Learn how Turkey has managed the leap from 3G to 4.5G.
  • Understand why it is now possible to bypass 4G completely.

Key questions answered

  • Why should Turkey be a global example for 4.5G rollout?
  • What has the Turkish regulator mandated to vendors for 4.5G rollout?

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  • Summary
  • LTE-Advanced Pro technology is ready
  • Non-4G telcos should leap from 3G to 4.5G
  • Turkey's example goes beyond technology


  • Further reading
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