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This research note provides Ovum's 12 month market share for the top radio access network equipment vendors revenues in 2018.


  • Huawei once again finished the year with the largest share of sales revenues for base stations.
  • The three largest vendors had a combined share of nearly 80% for the year.

Features and Benefits

  • Understand the size of radio access network equipment in 2018 based on revenues.
  • Understand the revenue market share of top RAN vendors in 2018.

Key questions answered

  • What vendors had the biggest market share swings in 2018 and why?
  • Which trends could change the current market structure?

Table of contents

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  • Summary
  • Huawei generated 30% of the market revenue in 2018
  • Samsung and ZTE, a tale of two vendors
  • Trends to watch that can change the status quo


  • Further reading
  • Author