The 6 Biggest Telecom Operators in Indonesia

The 6 Biggest Telecom Operators in Indonesia

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Indosat Ooredoo

Indosat Ooredoo is a telecommunications provider in Indonesia. The company offers wireless services for mobile phones, and to a lesser extent, broadband internet lines for homes.ojoSMS Service, A2P SMS, Global SMS, BUKA Cloud Communication

Indosat operates its wireless services under a few sub-brands, among them are IM3, Mentari, and Matrix. These brands differ by their payment model (pre-paid vs. post-paid) as well as pricing.ojoSMS Service, A2P SMS, Global SMS, BUKA Cloud Communication

Indosat also provides other services such as IDD(International Direct Dial), fixed telecommunications, and multimedia.ojoSMS Service, A2P SMS, Global SMS, BUKA Cloud Communication

In 2020, Indosat Ooredoo serves more than 60 million subscribers, doubled the amount of 4G BTS to more than 60 thousand, and doubling the speed of 4G service.ojoSMS Service, A2P SMS, Global SMS, BUKA Cloud Communication

Further, Indosat Ooredoo recorded a revenue increase of 6.9% in 2020 compared to the previous year, while also increasing cellular revenue by 11.6%.ojoSMS Service, A2P SMS, Global SMS, BUKA Cloud Communication

With this stellar result, Indosat Ooredoo received the Global Rising Star for Video Experience award in 2020 from OpenSignal.ojoSMS Service, A2P SMS, Global SMS, BUKA Cloud Communication

Indosat Ooredoo is BUKA's cooperating operator in Indonesia.ojoSMS Service, A2P SMS, Global SMS, BUKA Cloud Communication

Telkomsel

PT Telekomunikasi Selular (trading as Telkomsel) is an Indonesian wireless network provider founded in 1995 and is owned by Telkom Indonesia (65%) and Singtel (35%). It is headquartered in South Jakarta.ojoSMS Service, A2P SMS, Global SMS, BUKA Cloud Communication

Telkomsel is the largest wireless carrier in the country with a 169.5 million customer base as of 2020.ojoSMS Service, A2P SMS, Global SMS, BUKA Cloud Communication

The company operates its GSM network on the 900–1800 MHz frequency range, as well as 3G, 4G, and 5G services on other frequencies.ojoSMS Service, A2P SMS, Global SMS, BUKA Cloud Communication

Telkomsel operates a variety of mobile services, chief among them are Telkomsel PraBayar (a consolidation of simPATI, kartuAs, and LOOP, all of them Telkomsel's prepaid services) and Telkomsel Halo (formerly kartuHalo).ojoSMS Service, A2P SMS, Global SMS, BUKA Cloud Communication

As of the first quarter of 2020, Telkomsel had a 66.4% share of the Indonesian mobile phone market.ojoSMS Service, A2P SMS, Global SMS, BUKA Cloud Communication

Hutchison 3 Indonesia

3 Indonesia under the brand ‘3’ is one of the leading mobile communication service providers in Indonesia that operates a nationwide network with licensed 2G, 3G/WCDMA, 4G LTE GSM.ojoSMS Service, A2P SMS, Global SMS, BUKA Cloud Communication

3 brings mobile lifestyle experience powered by 4G LTE/4.5 G in over 9,363 villages in over 300 cities in Sumatra, Kalimantan, Sulawesi, Java, Bali, and Lombok, with 16,000 km of fiber optic.ojoSMS Service, A2P SMS, Global SMS, BUKA Cloud Communication

Along with its presence since 2007, 3 Indonesia grows as a digital lifestyle provider. 95% of its customers are smartphone young digital savvy users.ojoSMS Service, A2P SMS, Global SMS, BUKA Cloud Communication

The success of 3 Indonesia is established by its commitment to provide innovation, a better internet experience, and the spirit to empower Indonesian youth.ojoSMS Service, A2P SMS, Global SMS, BUKA Cloud Communication

XL Axiata

PT XL Axiata Tbk (formerly PT Excelcomindo Pratama Tbk), is an Indonesia-based mobile telecommunications services operator headquartered in Jakarta.ojoSMS Service, A2P SMS, Global SMS, BUKA Cloud Communication

It is the second-largest mobile telecommunications company in Indonesia.ojoSMS Service, A2P SMS, Global SMS, BUKA Cloud Communication

The operator's coverage includes Java, Bali, and Lombok as well as the principal cities in and around Sumatra, Kalimantan, and Sulawesi.ojoSMS Service, A2P SMS, Global SMS, BUKA Cloud Communication

XL offers data communication, broadband Internet, mobile communication, and 3G services over GSM 900 and GSM 1800 networks.ojoSMS Service, A2P SMS, Global SMS, BUKA Cloud Communication

Smartfren

PT Smartfren Telecom Tbk, commonly known as Smartfren, formerly known as PT Mobile 8 Telecom Tbk, is an Indonesia-based wireless network operator headquartered in Central Jakarta.ojoSMS Service, A2P SMS, Global SMS, BUKA Cloud Communication

It is owned by Indonesian conglomerate Sinar Mas under the company PT Sinar Mas Komunikasi Teknologi.ojoSMS Service, A2P SMS, Global SMS, BUKA Cloud Communication

Smartfren operates exclusively using a 4G LTE network after shifting away from CDMA technologies in 2014. As of 2018, Smartfren has 10.1 million active subscribers, making them the fifth-largest wireless carrier in the country.ojoSMS Service, A2P SMS, Global SMS, BUKA Cloud Communication

Smartfren provides wireless voice (via VoLTE) and data services in Indonesia, which it claims is available in over 200 cities. In 2015, the company launched its LTE-Advanced network, becoming the first in the country to do so.ojoSMS Service, A2P SMS, Global SMS, BUKA Cloud Communication

Net1 Indonesia

Net1 Indonesia delivers cost-effective wireless internet access and voice services to consumers and businesses across Indonesia. ojoSMS Service, A2P SMS, Global SMS, BUKA Cloud Communication

The company focuses its network deployment on areas where there are no or limited internet access alternatives available.ojoSMS Service, A2P SMS, Global SMS, BUKA Cloud Communication

Net1 Indonesia benefits from operating its low-frequency 450MHz LTE network to deliver cost-effective coverage in these areas.ojoSMS Service, A2P SMS, Global SMS, BUKA Cloud Communication

The company has started the deployment of its 4G LTE network in 4Q 2017 and currently is commercially operational on all the major islands across Indonesia.ojoSMS Service, A2P SMS, Global SMS, BUKA Cloud Communication

Net1 Indonesia is a partnership between Net1 International and its local partner Sampoerna Strategic. ojoSMS Service, A2P SMS, Global SMS, BUKA Cloud Communication

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