Digicel Jamaica has announced that it now has one million smartphone users on its mobile network, accounting for more than 45% of its overall subscriber base in the country. The firm says it has focussed on providing low-cost smartphones under its ‘DL’ range, while it has also expanded its 3.5G HSPA+ network to reach 92% of the island’s population, and has been increasing the amount of free online content for local users. According to TeleGeography’s GlobalComms Database, Digicel claimed 77% of the Jamaican mobile market at the end of September 2014, with LIME accounting for the remainder.
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