About us

We’ve come a long way since making the first ever mobile call in the UK on 1 January 1985. Today, more than 400 million customers around the world choose us.

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Traffic across our networks

We transmitted 290 billion text, picture and video messages in 2014 and 1.2 trillion minutes of calls.

982 PB

We transmitted 982 petabytes of data in 2014. A petabyte (PB) is 1,000,000 gigabytes (GB).