More than 180,000 users in Moscow and the Moscow region are playing the game Pokemon Go. These data are presented in the study of MTS.
On the basis of their analytical models and through analysis of application traffic Pokemon Go the operator has considered information on the capital market, taking into account estimates of the number of residents of the capital region, smartphone penetration, the profile of consumption of services and development of mobile networks.
“The total number of capital hunters of the pokemon in the networks of the “big three” (MegaFon, MTS and Beeline) amounted to over 180 000. Daily number of users increases on 30-35% of all operators “the big three” – noted in the study.
Among the players in Pokemon Go 69 000 are subscribers of MTS. Most often they catch pokemon from 8 to 10 am and from 6 am to 11 PM. In an average hour of playing MTS download 5 MB, for a day not more than 30 MB.
“Peak active sessions have 8:00-10:00 am and from 18:00 to 23:00. On average, MTS download 5 MB for one hour of the game. Average traffic per user per day does not exceed 30 MB”, – noted in MTS.
Subscribers turn to the contact centre operator with requests to advise on how to install the game on your Apple smartphones (more than 2 000 calls in the last week), as well as questions where to find the “pocket monsters”.
The company added that it is not time to calculate players all over Russia, since it is necessary to unload and handle too much data.