It looks like 5G adoption is going quite well in South Korea as
according to the Ministry of Science and Technology as of June 10
there were 1 million subscribers to the new generation network.
This number was reached in just 69 days which is 11 fewer than it
took the country to reach 1 million 4G users back in 2011.
Commercial 5G networks in South Korea were launched on April 3 and
given the current subscriber count it means that each day saw an
average of 17,000 new subscribers. SK Telecom holds 40% of all 5G
subscriptions while Korea Telecom and LG Uplus each account for
Source: FS – Cell Phones
South Korea reaches 1 million 5G subscribers, beats 4G adoption rates