Softbank leads the way in monthly net adds

7 Oct 2010

Softbank Mobile revealed today it gained 332,600 net new subscribers during September, the most of any Japanese cellco for the sixth month in a row. The company said it had enjoyed strong sales of the Apple iPhone 4 smartphone, of which Softbank is exclusive provider in the country. Softbank added a total of 1.6 million net subscribers in the six months ending September, a record for a fiscal half. Rival cellcos NTT DoCoMo and KDDI added 109,400 and 91,000 net new users respectively during September, and bringing up the rear eAccess added 68,500.

Japan, KDDI (au), NTT DOCOMO, SoftBank Corp