skip to main content
Close Icon We use cookies to improve your website experience.  To learn about our use of cookies and how you can manage your cookie settings, please see our Cookie Policy.  By continuing to use the website, you consent to our use of cookies.
Global Search Configuration


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?

Table of contents

Ovum view

  • 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
  • Author

Recommended Articles


Have any questions? Speak to a Specialist

Europe, Middle East & Africa team - +44 (0) 207 017 7700

Asia-Pacific team - +61 (0)3 960 16700

US team - +1 646 957 8878

Email us at

You can also contact your named/allocated Client Services Executive using their direct dial.
PR enquiries - Call us at +44 788 597 5160 or email us at

Contact marketing -

Already an Ovum client? Login to the Knowledge Center now