Ericsson: Video set to define content consumption
With faster more efficient internet available on proliferating mobile devices, videos are estimated to dominate mobile traffic
The fast-paced growth of the mobile industry has re-shaped our society in unimaginable ways and many developments are yet to come. The rise of video content is something to watch out for, especially as operators are consistently working on enhancing mobile broadband.
Video traffic in mobile networks continues to grow, driven by increased viewing time, more embedded video in other media and progress toward higher resolutions. Mobile video traffic is forecasted to grow by around 45 percent annually through 2023 to account for 73 percent of all mobile data traffic.