ABOUT TELENOR NEWS NEWS AND PRESS RELEASES 37 MILLION TEXT MESSAGES DELIVERED DURING NEW YEAR CELEBRATION
37 million text messages delivered during New Year celebration
January 2, 2012 – The total of 37 million text messages (SMS) were delivered via Telenor network in Serbia during the New Year celebration and on January 1, 2012, which exceeds the last year’s figure by 13 per cent.
Just in the hour of the highest SMS traffic – between midnight and 1 a.m. on January 1 – 4 million messages were sent.
On the first day in 2012, Telenor network users sent also 47200 multimedia messages (MMS).
Almost 719000 text messages and 4400 multimedia messages were sent to friends, acquaintances and relatives abroad.
In ordinary circumstances, Telenor network capacity is 600 SMS messages per second, but for New Year celebration it was expanded to enable 2000 SMS per second.