KDDI’s au Corp tops 20 million mark

10 Jun 2005

KDDI Corp has revealed that customer to its au mobile service have topped 20 million for the first time, with CDMA2000 subscribers accounting for 18.49 million of the total. The cellco still lags behind the country’s largest operator NTT DoCoMo, which had a total of 49.25 million users at the end of May, 12.88 million of which were 3G customers. KDDI says that the launch of CDMA2000 services was a turning point for au, which was struggling in the competitive market before then.