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Telecomspricing.com introduces an enhancement to its SnapShot service – with SnapShot Bundles - allowing users to connect key themes in Mobile Services worldwide at a special reduced discount rate.

Published: Tue 1 May 2018

TCL (Tariff Consultancy Ltd) has introduced an enhancement to its SnapShot subscription service, which provides analytical coverage of the main trends in mobile services worldwide. Subscribers can now request a SnapShot Bundle based on four editions on a common traffic. 

Published 20 times a year, the TCL SnapShot subscription service highlights the key changes in mobile services, and has over time built up a unique archive of the trends in mobile services with over 100 editions published since launch in 2013. Each SnapShot consists of a unique overview and analysis of a mobile theme presented in a PowerPoint format with typically 25 to 30 slides per topic per edition.

The TCL SnapShot has examined various themes over the last five year period, including -Mobile Data adoption, Mobile services in various country markets & regions, Pre Pay services, Mobile services in Emerging Markets and Smartphone device costs worldwide.

Each SnapShot edition can be either be purchased separately for a price of GBP £245 per edition, or as a yearly subscription (20 editions) for GBP £1,495 per annum.

 

Now TCL is able to offer a bundle of four related SnapShots based on a common theme at a discounted price of GBP £495 (for four editions). Initially there are six SnapShot theme bundles offered (each with four SnapShots) including:

 

  1. TCL SnapShot Smartphone bundle – includes Samsung Galaxy S9 smartphone launch, Low cost smartphones, Smartphone handset costs & Handset device purchases – GBP £495 once-off charge.

 

  1. TCL SnapShot Emerging Markets bundle – includes South Africa & Nigeria mobile, Mobile innovation in Emerging Markets, Mobile pricing in Myanmar & LTE 4G in Emerging Markets – GBP £495 once-off charge.

 

  1. TCL SnapShot Country Market bundle – includes Indian Mobile update, Japanese Mobile, USA Mobile & France Mobile – GBP £495 once-off charge.

 

  1. TCL SnapShot India & China bundle – includes China Mobile update, India Mobile update, Indian Mobile – Jio impact & Chinese mobile pricing – GBP £495 once-off charge.

 

  1. TCL SnapShot Mobile Data bundle – includes LTE 4G pricing trends, Pre Pay mobile data trends, Zero rated mobile internet plans & LTE 4G services speeds & pricing – GBP £495 once-off charge.   

 

  1. TCL SnapShot Market Disruption bundle – includes Indian Mobile – Jio impact, Sprint & T-Mobile USA, Mobile France update & the progress of new MNOs – GBP £495 once-off charge.

 

TCL intends to introduce more SnapShot bundles over the coming year in line with customer demand. To order your SnapShot bundle, the user has to request which of the six bundles required to TCL (by e-mail to info@telecomspricing.com) with invoice details. TCL will then send the bundle to the customer by e-mail as a PowerPoint attachment.

 

Note to the Editor:

About the TCL SnapShot subscription service – The TCL SnapShot subscription service has been published since October 2012, with more than 100 editions produced since, with 20 editions published every year. Each edition provides a unique topical analysis of a mobile theme in a PowerPoint format and covers a range of developments – including Country Markets, Smartphone devices, the impact of Mobile Data, Premium smartphone bundles, Social networking bundles and Pre Pay bundles. (The SnapShots published to date are shown in Appendix One below). A single edition of the TCL SnapShot costs GBP £245 to purchase, and a year long subscription (20 editions) costs GBP £1,495 per annum. Further information about the TCL SnapShot subscription service can be found on the Telecoms Pricing website at: http://www.telecomspricing.com/department.cfm?dept=10107 (single edition) or http://www.telecomspricing.com/department.cfm?dept=27 (per annum subscription).

 

About TCL (Tariff Consultancy Limited) – TCL is a London-based international telecoms & tariff consultancy, which publishes research and reports on telecoms issues worldwide. It also provides Tariff Tracker services on mobile services including 4G smartphone data and roaming services worldwide and a daily news service. TCL has provided bespoke research to Telecoms Providers and Regulators throughout the world. Further information can be found on the TCL website which is: http://www.telecomspricing.com/  

 

Appendix One – A list of the TCL SnapShots published since October 2012

Number

Title

Date

SnapShot 107

Samsung Galaxy S9 smartphone launch

Mar-18

SnapShot 106

Indian Mobile Update

Mar-18

SnapShot 105

Mobile video & music streaming

Feb-18

SnapShot 104

Zero rated internet plans

Jan-18

SnapShot 103

Forecast mobile trends in 2018

Jan-18

SnapShot 102

Premium Bundles worldwide

Dec-17

SnapShot 101

Low cost Smartphones

Nov-17

SnapShot 100

SnapShot Trends - 5 years

Oct-17

SnapShot 99

Pre Pay and Post Pay services

Oct-17

SnapShot 98

South Africa & Nigeria Mobile

Sep-17

SnapShot 97

Indian Mobile - Jio impact

Aug-17

SnapShot 96

Japanese Mobile update

Jul-17

SnapShot 95

USA Mobile Update

Jun-17

SnapShot 94

Roaming Trends Update

May-17

SnapShot 93

Mobile France Update

May-17

SnapShot 92

Unlimited mobile data plans

Apr-17

SnapShot 91

Mobile consolidation in Europe

Apr-17

SnapShot 90

30 euro, 30 USD & 30 GBP mobile price levels

Mar-17

SnapShot 89

Youth & Senior Mobile

Mar-17

SnapShot 88

Mobile services for Car and Home

Mar-17

SnapShot 87

LTE 4G services speeds and pricing

Feb-17

SnapShot 86

The most popular mobile apps

Feb-17

SnapShot 85

Smartphone Handset Costs

Jan-17

SnapShot 84

Pre Pay Mobile Data Trends

Jan-17

SnapShot 83

Mobile trends for 2017

Dec-16

SnapShot 82

Zero rated mobile internet plans

Dec-16

SnapShot 81

Shared Mobile Usage

Dec-16

SnapShot 80

Mobile Innovation in Emerging Markets

Nov-16

SnapShot 79

China Mobile Update

Oct-16

SnapShot 78

Handset Device Purchases

Sep-16

SnapShot 77

Premium Mobile Packages

Aug-16

SnapShot 76

Global Roaming Pricing

Jul-16

SnapShot 75

Mobile Sports Content

Jun-16

SnapShot 74

French Mobile Pricing Update

Jun-16

SnapShot 73

Mobile Pricing in India

May-16

SnapShot 72

Ten years of Mobile Pricing

Apr-16

SnapShot 71

Fixed & Mobile services

Mar-16

SnapShot 70

LTE 4G Pricing Trends

Feb-16

SnapShot 69

Mobile Top Up Bonuses

Feb-16

SnapShot 68

Mobile up in the Air

Jan-16

SnapShot 67

Mobile Pricing in Mexico

Jan-16

SnapShot 66

Top Ten Pricing Trends for 2016

Dec-15

SnapShot 65

Social networking & Mobile services

Dec-15

SnapShot 64

Mobile pricing in Myanmar

Nov-15

SnapShot 63

Low cost no frills plans

Nov-15

SnapShot 62

German MNO market pricing

Oct-15

SnapShot 61

LTE 4G in emerging markets

Oct-15

SnapShot 60

Pricing & MNO Consolidation

Aug-15

SnapShot 58

Mobile Pricing Developments in France

Jul-15

SnapShot 59

Developments in LTE pricing

Jul-15

SnapShot 57

Developments in Roaming Services

Jun-15

SnapShot 56

Digital MVNO

Jun-15

SnapShot 55

Sprint & T-Mobile USA

May-15

SnapShot 54

Japanese Mobile

May-15

SnapShot 53

Russian Mobile

Apr-15

SnapShot 52

Telecoms sub brands

Apr-15

SnapShot 51

Messaging tariff plans

Mar-15

SnapShot 50

High capacity mobile data bundles

Mar-15

SnapShot 49

Low cost smartphones in Emerging Markets

Mar-15

SnapShot 48

OTT services with mobile plans

Mar-15

SnapShot 47

HD Voice, VoLTE & new voice plans

Mar-15

SnapShot 46

Pricing for the Apple iPhone 6

Feb-15

SnapShot 45

Top Ten Pricing Trends for 2015

Jan-15

SnapShot 44

Handset Purchase Plans

Dec-14

SnapShot 43

LTE-Advanced Pricing

Dec-14

SnapShot 42

Asian mobile value added services

Nov-14

SnapShot 41

French mobile market update

Nov-14

SnapShot 40

Pricing for QoS and Bundling

Oct-14

SnapShot 39

Mobile Data Pricing in Emerging Markets

Oct-14

SnapShot 38

Scandinavian Mobile Pricing Trends

Sep-14

SnapShot 37

Chinese mobile pricing

Sep-14

SnapShot 36

Changes in mobile roaming pricing

Aug-14

SnapShot 35

Family Mobile Tariff Plans

Aug-14

SnapShot 34

Mobile Pricing in Eastern Europe

Jul-14

SnapShot 33

Mobile IDD & Roaming Bundles

Jul-14

SnapShot 32

LTE 4G Pricing Trends

Jun-14

SnapShot 31

Mobile Content Pricing

Jun-14

SnapShot 30

Mobile Pricing in Mexico & South America

May-14

SnapShot 29

Shared Device Service Pricing

May-14

SnapShot 28

Middle East Mobile pricing

Apr-14

SnapShot 27

Indian mobile pricing

Apr-14

SnapShot 26

French mobile trends

Feb-14

SnapShot 25

Top Ten Pricing Trends for 2014

Jan-14

SnapShot 24

The introduction of Pre Pay LTE services

Dec-13

SnapShot 23

Mobile voice pricing

Dec-13

SnapShot 22

Pre Pay pricing in established markets

Nov-13

SnapShot 21

MNO pricing in Africa

Nov-13

SnapShot 20

New handset financing models

Oct-13

SnapShot 19

The latest in roaming pricing

Sep-13

SnapShot 18

BT TV & Sky Sports Pricing

Aug-13

SnapShot 17

LTE Pricing

Aug-13

SnapShot 16

M2M Pricing

Jul-13

SnapShot 15

FTTH Pricing

Jul-13

SnapShot 14

New moves in FMC pricing

Jun-13

SnapShot 13

Mobile Banking Trends

Jun-13

SnapShot 12

MNO trends in times of recession (Greece, Ireland, Portugal & Spain)

May-13

SnapShot 11

The progress of new MNOs

May-13

SnapShot 10

20 years of SMS messaging & future prospects

Apr-13

SnapShot 9

MNOs & the challenge of OTT services

Apr-13

SnapShot 8

MVNOs in Europe

Mar-13

SnapShot 7

Mobile data pricing plans

Mar-13

SnapShot 6

The key telecoms trends for 2013

Jan-13

SnapShot 5

Pricing for the youth segment

Dec-12

SnapShot 4

Developments in LTE pricing

Nov-12

SnapShot 3

Spanish handset subsidy

Nov-12

SnapShot 2

Developments in the French mobile market

Oct-12

SnapShot 1

Developments in EU Roaming

Oct-12