As of 2017, the cellular subscription growth rate in Pakistan was 3.8 percent, ranking it in the middle field of Asia Pacific countries for this development. There are over 73 mobile subscriptions for 100 inhabitants in the country. The Pakistani smartphone market is dominated by Samsung with over 40 percent of the market share.
Mobile services provider
After the merging with PMCL (Jazz) Mobilink was the leading mobile and wireless services provider in Pakistan in 2017. Majority of mobile subscribers in Pakistan opted for 3G mobile technology. Less than a million subscribers opted for LTE mobile internet during this time period.