Global mobile Suppliers Association marks 100 operators offering HD voice


The Global mobile Suppliers Association ( released its latest report on HD voice service deployments  One hundred (100) operators worldwide have turned up HD voice in 71 countries.

The majority of turn-ups have been on HSPA networks, with 8 GSM and 3 VoLTE networks also in the mix.

Additions include Orange Mali, […]

GSA’s latest tally: 73 mobile networks with HD voice


A June 4, 2013 Global mobile Suppliers Association (GSA, report puts the latest tally for commercial mobile HD voice networks at 73.  Another 23 operators/networks are trialing HD voice, with the majority of those listed as forthcoming Voice over LTE (VoLTE) deployments.  However, carriers aren’t really doing a good job talking about how […]

GSA: HD voice now in 45 countries, 61 networks


The Global Mobile Suppliers Association (GSA, has issued an updated report on HD voice with a lot of trend information.  It has confirmed that 61 mobile networks in 45 countries are now delivering HD voice, up from 55 percent from a year ago.

Countries listed in the GSA HD voice repot include: Armenia, […]

GSA LTE update: 105 commercial networks launched, 351 operators investing in LTE


The Global mobile Suppliers Association’s (GSA) October 1, 2012 report says 351 operators are investing in LTE, with 105 operators having launched commercial LTE networks in 48 countries. Another 194 network deployments are in progress.

GSA forecasts 159 networks will be commercially launched in 68 countries by the end of 2012, with 195 live […]

GSA: HD voice on 45 mobile networks in 35 countries


In a report released on September 3, the Global mobile Suppliers Association (GSA) “confirms a rapid expansion” of mobile HD voice services worldwide using AMR-WB, with deployments on “numerous” GSM, WCDMA-UMTS  and LTE networks.

The latest “Mobile HD Voice: Global Update” report confirms HD voice services have been commercially launched in almost 60 […]

GSA clarifies HD Voice News math, new mobile HD voice service providers


Alan Hadden, President of the Global mobile Suppliers Association (GSA – was nice enough to drop a note to HD Voice News clarifying the math and added services providers between its October 3, 2011 report and the most recent one dated November 21, 2011.

Hadden writes–

The previous GSA report – dated October […]

Global mobile Supplier Association issues latest HD voice statistics


Earlier this week,the Global mobile Supplier Association ( released its latest and greatest stats on HD voice penetration in the GSM world. There are 60 compatible AMR-WB devices available on the market, 31 countries with commercial mobile HD voice service, and 36 commercial mobile HD voice networks turned up.

Dated November 22, 2011, the […]

GSA update: Mobile HD voice now launched on 32 networks


The Global mobile Suppliers Association (GSA) has issued a new report on HD voice declaring “almost half” of EU member countries have commercially launched mobile HD voice services or are engaged in trials ahead of planned commercial introduction.   In addition, the report notes that “operator investment” (i.e., trials and deployments) extend far beyond Europe, […]

GSA mobile HD voice report confirms 40% of EU covered/in progress


A new report out of the Global mobile Supplies Association (GSA) says 40 percent of the countries in the European Union have commercially launched mobile HD voice service or are engaged in trials and test ahead of planned introduction. HD Voice News Editor-in-Chief Doug Mohney predicted this in May in “Mobile HD Voice Snowballs […]

More mobile phones shipping HD voice enabled: Global mobile Suppliers Association (GSA)


In a report released on March 9, the Global mobile Suppliers Association (GSA) ( declared more handset manufacturers are shipping mobile phones with HD voice activated as default.

Phones listed in the report with AMR-WB (Or W-AMR, as the new marketing-speak term appears) turned on from the factory include Nokia C3, C6, C7, E7, […]