Friday, July 4th, 2014

DUBLIN, IRELAND -- (Marketwired) -- Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of EJL Wireless Research's new report "Global Microcell BTS Market Analysis & Forecast, 2013-2018, 3rd Edition" to their offering.

Microcell shipments remain small, still waiting for volume deployments.

The global microcell base transmitting station (mBTS) market will reach USD $262 million in revenues by 2018, according to this latest report titled Global Microcell Base Station Market Analysis and Forecast, 3rd Edition, 2014-2018.

Low volume shipments continued in 2014 however push outs and delays in North America and Europe have dampened any near term hopes of significant volumes to be deployed by mobile operators, While the wireless industry continues to cite ever increasing mobile broadband data traffic growth, initial focus for mobile operators will remain on coverage strategies and not for capacity expansion within macrocells. Due to these trends, we have significantly downgraded our views, forecasts, and revenue opportunities on the outdoor microcell market. It remains a waiting game for the industry says founder and President, Earl Lum.

Some key predictions from EJL Wireless Research LLC are:

--  Global Microcell BTS revenues of USD $262 million by 2018 
--  Insignificant Outdoor Carrier-Grade 802.11ac WiFi deployments by mobile
--  Asia Pacific and North America will drive volumes through 2018 
--  China will drive demand from 2014 through 2016 

Key Topics Covered:


--  1.1 mBTS vs. RRUs within a Heterogeneous Network Topology 
--  1.2 Macrocell BTS Evolution within the Heterogeneous Network 
--  1.3 Mono-Vendor (Iub) vs. Multi-Vendor (Iuh) Heterogeneous Networks 
--  1.4 Carrier Grade Outdoor WiFi 802.11ac 
--  1.5 Third Party mBTS Hosting Model 
--  1.6 Sizable Market Opportunity Still Awaits Industry 
--  1.7 mBTS Market Share 2013 
--  1.8 mBTS Forecast 2014-2018 
--  1.9 mBTS Revenue Forecast 2014-2018 
--  1.10 Heterogeneous Macrocell vs. MBTS Network Topology 
--  1.11 New LTE Frequency Band for mBTS: 3.5GHz 



Asia Pacific and North America Driving Initial mBTS Market Demand

--  3.1 North America 
--  3.2 Latin America 
--  3.3 Western Europe 
--  3.4 Eastern Europe 
--  3.5 Africa 
--  3.6 The Middle East 
--  3.7 Asia Pacific 

For more information visit

Source: EJL Wireless Research

Sector: Telecommunications and Networks

About Research and Markets

Research and Markets is the world's leading source for international market research reports and market data. We provide you with the latest data on international and regional markets, key industries, the top companies, new products and the latest trends.

Research and Markets
Laura Wood, Senior Manager
[email protected]
U.S. Fax: 646-607-1907
Fax (outside U.S.): +353-1-481-1716


Research and Markets, market research, EJL Wireless Research, microcell BTS, microcell base transmitting station, mobile broadband data traffic, mobile operators



More Formats