Revenues from streaming mobile music and full-track downloads will increase from $2.5 billion in 2009 to $5.5 billion in 2013, thanks to more mobile music applications, all-inclusive data tariffs, better user interfaces and increased handset storage capacity. However, the same report warns that ad-funded mobile music services could face a tough time as advertising budgets get cut back. Meanwhile, the report predicts that ringback tone revenues will overtake ringtone revenues by 2010.
Streaming and Downloads
May 26th, 2009 by Music Ally