Summary

This report analyses the overriding trends and changes taking place in the mobile market in Europe with the arrival of the fifth mobile generation.

It explores the driving forces behind the market growth and changes.

It includes volume and value market forecasts up to 2026 by country and use cases.

Forecasts up to 2026 by country and region:

  • 5G revenues by use case
  • 5G subscriptions by use case

Table of contents

1. Europe overview
1.1. Key facts
1.2. Europe 5G commercial availability
1.3. 5G commercial launches in Europe
1.4. Major 5G commercial launches in Europe
1.5. 5G commercial offers in Europe
1.6. Spectrum assignments in the EU-27 + UK
1.7. 5G subscription and revenue forecasts up to 2026

2. Belgium
2.1. 5G in Belgium, key facts
2.2. Belgium regulation
2.3. 5G trials in Belgium
2.4. Service coverage and maturity
2.5. Wireless CapEx in Belgium
2.6. Orange Belgium
2.7. Proximus
2.8. Telenet
2.9. 5G subscription and revenue forecasts up to 2026

3. Finland
3.1. 5G in Finland, key facts
3.2. Finnish regulation
3.3. 5G trials in Finland
3.4. Service coverage and maturity
3.5. First 5G plans in Finland
3.6. Wireless CapEx in Finland
3.x.1. DNA Finland
3.x.2 Elisa
3.x.3 Telia
3.8. 5G subscription and revenue forecasts up to 2026

4. France
4.1. France lags behind 5G world leaders but on track for a 5G launch by more than one player
4.2. French 3.5GHz spectrum assigned
4.3. Extensive tests are underway using trial licences
4.4. First 5G plans in France
4.5. Orange
4.6. SFR
4.7. Bouygues Telecom
4.8 Free Mobile
4.9. Wireless CapEx in France
4.10. 5G subscription and revenue forecasts up to 2026

5. Germany
5.1. Germany, a 5G leader in Europe
5.2. The German 5G framework started in 2015
5.3. 5G trials in Germany
5.4. Germany set ambitious coverage obligations for 5G services
5.5. Availability of commercial 5G services and prices
5.6. Deutsche Telekom
5.7. Vodafone Germany
5.8. Telefónica Germany
5.9. Wireless CapEx in Germany
5.10. 5G subscription and revenue forecasts up to 2026

6. Greece
6.1. 5G in Greece, key facts
6.2. Greece regulation
6.3. 5G trials in Greece
6.4. Service coverage and maturity
6.5. Wireless CapEx in Greece
6.6. Cosmote
6.7. Vodafone Greece
6.8. Wind Hellas
6.9. 5G subscription and revenue forecasts up to 2026

7. Italy
7.1. Italy is a 5G network European leader
7.2. Low, mid- and high-bands auctioned in October 2018
7.3. Italy has conducted many trials nationwide
7.4. Vodafone and TIM have launched 5G services
7.5. Commercial 5G services: availability and prices
7.6. Vodafone Italy
7.7. Telecom Italia
7.8. Wind Tre
7.9. Wireless CapEx in Italy
7.10. 5G subscription and revenue forecasts up to 2026

8. Poland
8.1. 5G in Poland
8.2. Polish regulation
8.3. 5G trials in Poland
8.4. Service coverage and maturity
8.5. Wireless CapEx in Poland
8.6. Orange
8.7. Play
8.8. T-Mobile
8.9. Plus
8.10. 5G subscription and revenue forecasts up to 2026

9. Spain
9.1. Spain has has moved quite fast in 5G
9.2. Spain invested in a 5G National Plan as early as July 2017
9.3. Spain started trialing 5G technology in late 2017
9.4. Fast regulation led to coordinated 5G initiatives and 5G launches
9.5. Availability of commercial 5G services and 5G prices
9.6. Vodafone Spain
9.7. Telefónica Spain
9.8. Orange Spain
9.9. Wireless CapEx in Spain
9.10. 5G subscription and revenue forecasts up to 2026

10. Sweden
10.1. 5G in Sweden is expected in 2020
10.2. Swedish regulation
10.3. 5G trials in Sweden
10.4. Service coverage and maturity
10.5. Wireless CapEx in Sweden
10.6. Telenor
10.7. Telia
10.8. Tele2
10.9. 5G subscription and revenue forecasts up to 2026

11. The United Kingdom
11.1. The UK is Europe’s 5G network leader
11.2. The UK was the first in the EU to auction 5G spectrum
11.3. Fast regulation led to coordinated 5G initiatives
11.4. The UK aims to cover major cities
11.5. UK’s first 5G plans and packages compared
11.6. EE UK
11.7. Vodafone UK
11.8. Three UK
11.9. O2 Telefónica UK
11.10. Wireless CapEx in the UK
11.11. 5G subscription and revenue forecasts up to 2026

12. Turkey
12.1. 5G in Turkey, key facts
12.2. Turkish regulation
12.3. 5G player trials and initiatives
12.4. Service coverage and maturity
12.5. Wireless CapEx in Turkey
12.6. Turkcell
12.7. Turk Telekom
12.8. Vodafone Turkey
12.9. 5G subscription and revenue forecasts up to 2026

List of tables and figures

List of tables and figures

1. Europe Overview
• Europe 5G markets scope
• 5G Timeline: 5G commercial launches in Europe
• Major 5G commercial launches in Europe planned for 2020/2021
• 5G commercial offers available in Europe
• Currently assigned mobile spectrum and planned auctions in the EU-27+UK
• Price per MHz per capita for 10 years in Europe, by country
• 5G subscriptions in Europe by use case, 2019-2026
• 5G’s share of mobile subscriptions in Europe, 2019-2026
• 5G revenues in Europe by use case, 2019-2026
• 5G’s share of mobile revenues in Europe, 2019-2026
• 5G Timeline in Belgium, 2018-2022

2. Belgium
• MNOs’ share of total mobile subscribers in Belgium
• 5G Spectrum assignments (BE)
• Wireless and Wireline CapEx in Belgium (million EUR)
• 5G subscriptions in Belgium by use case, 2019-2026
• 5G’s share of mobile subscriptions in Belgium, 2019-2026
• 5G revenues in Belgium by use case, 2019-2026
• 5G’s share of mobile revenues in Belgium, 2019-2026

3. Finland
• 5G Timeline in Finland, 2018-2022
• MNOs’ share of total mobile subscribers in Finland
• 5G Spectrum assignments
• 5G plans by operator in Finland
• Wireless and Wireline CapEx in Finland
• 5G subscriptions in Finland by use case, 2019-2026
• 5G’s share of mobile subscriptions in Finland, 2019-2026
• 5G revenues in Finland by use case, 2019-2026
• 5G’s share of mobile revenues in Finland, 2019-2026

4. France
• 5G Timeline in France, 2015-2022
• MNOs’ share of total mobile subscribers in France
• 5G Spectrum assignments
• 3.5 and 26 GHz 5G tests in France
• Wireless and Wireline CapEx/sales in France
• Wireless and Wireline CapEx of French carriers
• 5G subscriptions in France by use case, 2019-2026
• 5G’s share of mobile subscriptions in France, 2019-2026
• 5G revenues in Canada by use case, 2019-2026
• 5G’s share of mobile revenues in Canada, 2019-2026

5. Germany
• 5G timeline in Germany 2016 – 2022
• 5G Spectrum assignments (DE)
• Germany’s five-step 5G strategy
• 5G plans by operator in Germany (EUR)
• Wireless and Wireline CapEx/sales in Germany
• Wireless and Wireline CapEx of German carriers
• 5G subscriptions in Germany by use case, 2019-2026
• 5G’s share of mobile subscriptions in Germany, 2019-2026
• 5G revenues in Germany by use case, 2019-2026
• 5G’s share of mobile revenues in Germany, 2019-2026

6. Greece
• 5G Timeline in Greece, 2018 – 2022
• MNOs’ share of total mobile subscribers in Greece
• 5G Spectrum assignment
• Wireless and Wireline CapEx/sales in Greece
• 5G subscriptions in Greece by use case, 2019-2026
• 5G’s share of mobile subscriptions in Greece, 2019-2026
• 5G revenues in Greece by use case, 2019-2026
• 5G’s share of mobile revenues in Greece, 2019-2026

7. Italy
• 5G Timeline in Italy, 2016 – 2022
• 5G Spectrum assignments
• 700 MHz and 26 GHz auction results, October 2018
• 3.6-3.8 GHz auction results by players, October 2018
• 5G plans by operator in Italy
• Wireless and Wireline CapEx/sales in Italy
• Wireless and Wireline of Italian carriers
• 5G subscriptions in Italy by use case, 2019-2026
• 5G’s share of mobile subscriptions in Italy, 2019-2026
• 5G revenues in Italy by use case, 2019-2026
• 5G’s share of mobile revenues in Italy, 2019-2026

8. Poland
• 5G Timeline in Poland, 2018 – 2022
• MNOs’ share of total mobile subscribers in Poland
• 5G Spectrum assignments
• Wireless and Wireline CapEx/sales in Poland
• 5G subscriptions in Poland by use case, 2019-2026
• 5G’s share of mobile subscriptions in Poland, 2019-2026
• 5G revenues in Poland by use case, 2019-2026
• 5G’s share of mobile revenues in Poland, 2019-2026

9. Spain
• 5G Timeline in Spain, 2015 – 2022
• MNOs’ share of total mobile subscribers in Spain
• 5G Spectrum assignments
• 5G plans by operator in Spain
• Wireless and Wireline CapEx/sales in Spain
• Wireless and Wireline of Spanish carriers
• 5G subscriptions in Spain by use case, 2019-2026
• 5G’s share of mobile subscriptions in Spain, 2019-2026
• 5G revenues in Spain by use case, 2019-2026
• 5G’s share of mobile revenues in Spain, 2019-2026

10. Sweden
• 5G Timeline in Sweden, 2018 – 2022
• MNOs’ share of total mobile subscribers in Sweden
• 5G Spectrum assignments
• Wireless and Wireline CapEx/sales in Sweden
• 5G subscriptions in Sweden by use case, 2019-2026
• 5G’s share of mobile subscriptions in Sweden, 2019-2026
• 5G revenues in Sweden by use case, 2019-2026
• 5G’s share of mobile revenues in Sweden, 2019-2026

11. The United Kingdom
• 5G Timeline in the UK, 2015 – 2022
• 5G Spectrum assignments
• The UK’s 3.4 GHz spectrum auction in April 2019
• 5G plans by operator in the UK
• Wireless and Wireline CapEx/sales in the UK
• Wireless and Wireline CapEx in the UK
• 5G subscriptions in the UK by use case, 2019-2026
• 5G’s share of mobile subscriptions in the UK, 2019-2026
• 5G revenues in the UK by use case, 2019-2026
• 5G’s share of mobile revenues in the UK, 2019-2026

12. Turkey
• 5G Timeline in Turkey, 2017 – 2022
• MNOs’ share of total mobile subscribers in Turkey
• 5G Spectrum assignments
• Wireless and Wireline CapEx/sales in Turkey
• 5G subscriptions in Turkey by use case, 2019-2026
• 5G’s share of mobile subscriptions in Turkey, 2019-2026
• 5G revenues in Turkey by use case, 2019-2026
• 5G’s share of mobile revenues in Turkey, 2019-2026

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Forecasts up to 2026 by country and region
• Europe
• Belgium
• Finland
• France
• Germany
• Greece
• Italy
• Poland
• Spain
• Sweden
• Turkey
• United Kingdom
• Rest of Europe

List of indicators
• Subscriptions and revenues broken down into three business cases: eMBB, mMTC and uRLLC
– 5G subscriptions by use case (thousands)
– 5G revenues by use case (million EUR)
• Commercial launches & coverage
• 5G tariffs
• 5G infrastructure suppliers
• Carriers’ wireless and total CapEx
• 5G spectrum

Geographic area

Europe
  • Belgium
  • Finland
  • France
  • Germany
  • Greece
  • Italy
  • Poland
  • Spain
  • Sweden
  • Turkey
  • United Kingdom

Players

  • Altice
  • BT/EE
  • Bouygues Telecom
  • Cosmote
  • Three UK
  • T-Mobile (Germany, Poland)
  • Drillisch 1&1
  • DNA
  • Elisa
  • Free
  • 02
  • Orange (Belgium, France, Poland, Spain)
  • Play
  • Plus
  • Proximus
  • SFR
  • Vodafone (Germany, Greece, Italy, Spain, UK, Turkey)
  • Telia (Finland, Sweden)
  • Tele2
  • Telecom Italia
  • Telefónica (Germany, Spain, UK)
  • Telenet
  • Telenor
  • Three
  • Turkcell
  • Turk Telecom
  • Wind Tre
  • Wind Hellas
  • Ericsson
  • Huawei
  • Intel
  • LG
  • Nokia
  • Oppo
  • Qualcomm
  • Samsung
  • Xiaomi
  • ZTE

Other details

  • Reference: M20410EUB2A
  • Delivery: on the DigiWorld Interactive platform
  • Languages available: English
  • Tags: 5G, 5G commercial launches, 5G revenues, 5G subscriptions, mobile market, wireless market

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