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NTT DOCOMO Subscribers Exceed 60 Million
 

Tokyo, Mar 15, 2012 (JCN) - Mobile operator NTT DOCOMO INC.'s mobile subscribers surpassed the 60 million-mark on March 11. The figure includes customers who subscribe to DOCOMO's LTE, 3G and 2G mobile services.

DOCOMO boosted its subscribers by expanding its lineup of smartphones and tablet devices. The company also has stimulated demand for second devices by introducing new data communication devices, mobile Wi-Fi routers for the Xi (read "crossy") LTE network, and Otayori Photo Panel wireless photo frames.

Below are the milestones in the growth of DOCOMO's subscriber base:
December 1979:      Launch
February 1993: 1 million
February 1997: 10 million
August 1998: 20 million
April 2000: 30 million
January 2002: 40 million
November 2005: 50 million
March 2012: 60 million


By Saroj Shrestha Staff Writer

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