Wednesday, September 3, 2008

Comscore: U.S. Catches Up with Western Europe in 3G Adoption

The United States has caught up with Western Europe in the adoption of 3G with 28.4 percent of American mobile subscribers having 3G devices versus 28.3 percent in the largest countries in Europe, according to a new report from Comscore.

The number of U.S. subscribers with 3G enabled devices has grown 80 percent to 64.2 million during the past year.

Comscore attributed the rapid adoption of 3G devices in the U.S. to the introduction of sleek devices over the past year.