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Global Mobile Pricing Report - Market Concentration has a Statistically Significant Effect on 4G & 5G Monthly and Gigabyte Prices

Research and Markets
·3-min read

Dublin, March 11, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "4G & 5G Prices Are 2X to 4X Lower in Markets With Four MNOs" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

What are the factors that determine mobile prices? Market concentration has a statistically significant effect on 4G & 5G monthly and gigabyte prices. The higher the no. of MNOs the lower the price.

What are the competition factors that significantly affect mobile prices?

  • Market concentration (Herfindahl-Hirschman Index HHI) has a statistically significant effect on 4G & 5G monthly and gigabyte prices. The higher the market concentration the higher the price.

  • The number of mobile network operators present has an even stronger statistically significant effect on 4G & 5Gmonthly and gigabyte prices. The higher the no. of MNOs the lower the price.

  • The presence of a mobile network operator from a maverick group (e.g. Iliad) has a significant effect on 4G & 5G prices.

How much lower are prices in 4-MNO vs. 3-MNO markets?

  • Monthly and gigabyte prices are much lower in 4-MNO than in 3-MNO markets and have been falling faster.

  • In 2H2020 the MEDIAN monthly price in 4-MNO markets was nearly 2x lower than in 3-MNO markets.

  • In 2H2020 the MEDIAN gigabyte price in 4-MNO markets was 4x lower than in 3-MNO markets.

What are the factors that DO NOT significantly affect mobile prices?

  • The is no link between the country overall consumer price level and 4G & 5G monthly or gigabyte prices.

  • There is no link between the country population and 4G & 5G monthly or gigabyte prices.

  • There is no link between the country land area and 4G & 5G monthly or gigabyte prices.

  • There is no link between the country population density and 4G & 5G monthly or gigabyte prices.

  • There is no link between the country average download speed and 4G & 5G monthly or gigabyte prices.

Key Topics Covered:

1 Context and methodology

2 Dependency of 4G & 5G prices upon non-competition related factors
2.1 Dependency of monthly and gigabyte prices on country overall consumer price level
2.2 Dependency of monthly and gigabyte prices on country population
2.3 Dependency of monthly and gigabyte prices on country land area
2.4 Dependency of monthly and gigabyte prices on country population density
2.5 Dependency of monthly and gigabyte prices on country average download speed

3 Dependency of 4G & 5G prices upon competition factors
3.1 Dependency of monthly and gigabyte prices on market concentration (HHI)
3.2 Dependency of monthly and gigabyte prices on market concentration (no. of MNOs)

4 4G & 5G historic price development in 3-MNO, 4 to 3 or 3 to 4 transitioning and 4-MNO markets
4.1 MEDIAN monthly price of 4G & 5G smartphone plans with at least 1000 minutes
4.2 MEDIAN gigabyte price of 4G & 5G smartphone plans with at least 1000 minutes
4.3 MEDIAN gigabyte allowance of 4G & 5G smartphone plans with at least 1000 minutes
4.4 MIN monthly price for a 4G or a 5G smartphone plan with at least 1000mins, 10 gigabytes and 10 Mbit/s
4.5. 4G&5G prices in 3-MNO, 4 to 3 or 3 to 4 transitioning and 4-MNO markets (7 countries in each group)
4.6 The presence of a mobile network operator from a maverick group has a significant effect on 4G & 5G prices

For more information about this report visit https://www.researchandmarkets.com/r/i2ig83

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