Locked content T-Mobile expects new internet offer to be important for growth

T-Mobile Poland will offer unlimited, domestic mobile internet, available throughout Poland from September 13, informed board member Frederic Perron. According to Perron, the product will be an important component of the company’s growth in the coming year. “What we decided to introduce is unl...

Locked content Poland ranks 41st in internet speed ranking

Poland’s average internet speed stands at 12.6 Mbps in Q1 this year (2.1 percent y/y growth) which places it globally at 41st spot in the ranking compiled by Akamai Technologies. Global average speed is 7.2 Mbps, which is a 15 percent y/y increase. In the CEE region, Romania was the leader with 17 M...

Locked content 25 mln of Poles use internet, spending 6 hours a day online

Poland has 25 million, active internet users, according to the report compiled by Deloitte consultancy, the average time they spend online amounts to 6 hours per day, with 4.4 hours on desktop computers and further 1.3 hours using mobile devices. As many as 14 million Poles actively use social media...

Locked content PwC: 25% of Poles are constantly online

According to the report published by consultancy PwC, 25 percent of Polish internet users are online 24/7, while 36 percent spend 8-12 hours on the web and 19 percent, 6-8 hours. As many as 98 percent of Polish internet users are content with how new technologies affect their lives and 70 percent of...

Locked content Poland last in EU broadband access ranking

Poland came last in a ranking of fixed broadband internet connections in the EU. With just 7.15 million people having access,18.9 percent of the country was connected to broadband internet. Poland was once again overtaken by Romania and Bulgaria with 21 and 22.6 percent of coverage respectively. The...

Locked content Sales of smartphones and tablets up by 40% y/y

Sales volume of smartphones and tablets in the Polish market grew by 40 percent on a yearly basis in 2014, according to the Office of Electronic Communications (UKE). “This trend is associated with the development of information technology, and hence the increase of the possibilities offered b...

Locked content Over 2,5 times more Polish internet users in 10 years – survey

In the years 2005-2015 internet usage in Poland rose from 27 percent to 70 percent of the country’s population, according to a recent survey carried out by Gemius. Currently, the estimated number of Polish internet users stands at 24.82 million people, five years ago it amounted to 18.2 millio...

Locked content Mobile internet gains popularity

The number of mobile internet users have grown by a million over the last year and reached some 5.9 million users, according to data gather by the Polish daily Rzeczpospolita. In the same period, the number of cable internet subscribers increased by some 50,000-100,000 to 7.3 million. The newspaper ...

Locked content Six operators in bid for LTE

The LTE internet auction has been launched on Tuesday, the Office of Electronic Communications (UKE) informed. Included are Orange Polska, P4 (Play), T-Mobile Polska, Hubb Investments, Polkomtel (Plus) and NetMet in bidding and the starting price is PLN 1.6 billion. “The auction may bring up t...