515 telcos across 173 countries hold licenses to launch LTE or 5G on a spectrum lower than 1GHz. 400 of those have launched LTE as confirmed GSA. 37 countries have released dates for their plans of allowing low band spectrums to 5G services in 2021-22. GSA predicts an increase in bids for low-band spectrums in coming years. Out of the 316 announced LTE supporting devices, 219 are commercially available.