April 22, 2013 6:38 pm
Rogers ended 2012 with a total of 9,335,000 wireless subscribers and today they’ve announced Q1 2013 results. According to the report Rogers “activated and upgraded approximately 673,000 smartphones,” which led them to a record 9,376,000 subs. Total postpaid subscribers are 7,878,000 (up 15%) and total prepaid subscribers continue to fall and represent 1,498,000 subscribers. Blended ARPU (average revenue per user) for the quarter is $59.68, up $2.03 compared to the same period last year. Rogers notes that 71% of their postpaid subcribers are now using a smartphone.