New Year’s Eve 2018 in the T-Mobile network

The total volume of transmitted date grew by 106% to 820.5 terabytes. The largest volume of data was handled by the LTE network, which saw a 111% increase as compared with New Year’s Eve 2017. Mobile internet users were most active between 4:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m.

The total number of incoming and outgoing calls was 22.8 million, which is up by nearly 12% as compared with 2017. As usual, the busiest hour was the first hour after midnight.

As compared with the same day of last year, the total number of text messages was the same, nearly 14.8 million. The busiest hour was traditionally between 11:45 p.m. and 12:45 a.m., with the busiest quarter of an hour being again the 15 minutes between 12:15 a.m. and 12:30 a.m. on the New Year’s Day.

On New Year’s Eve 2018, customers sent nearly 340,000 multimedia messages, which is down by 1 % as compared with last year. The busiest hour and quarter of an hour were the same as in the case of text messages.

New Year’s Eve was celebrated in the Czech Republic also by a large number of foreign visitors; the majority of them were Germans, followed by Ukrainians, Russians, Slovaks and Austrians.


 
About the Company

T-Mobile Czech Republic, a member of the international telecommunications group Deutsche Telekom, is with its more than 6.2 million customers the number-one operator in the Czech market. T-Mobile is an integrated operator: in addition to converged telecommunications services, it offers TV and comprehensive ICT solutions. It provides outstanding services in the high-speed network, which was proved repeatedly by benchmark testing performed by umlaut (former P3) with Best-in-Test seal.

T-Mobile Czech Republic places emphasis on taking a responsible approach to the environment and society. It adheres to fair business practices, helps beneficial applications and services to see the light of day, supports non-profit organizations, small businesses and individuals, and lends a helping hand whenever crisis situations arise. The company’s employees serve as volunteers in many places across the entire Czech Republic.

More information about the company is available at www.t-mobile.cz, www.t-press.cz (the portal for journalists), www.t-mobile.cz/pomahame (information on the company’s CSR activities) and www.rozjezdy.cz (T-Mobile Takeoffs of the Year – a program to support small businesses).

Contact details of the press unit: press@t-press.cz.