Vi Had the Fastest 4G Internet In Q3 2020; India Behind Pakistan in Terms of Internet Speed: Ookla



Vi Had the Fastest 4G Internet In Q3 2020; India Behind Pakistan in Terms of Internet Speed: Ookla


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Vi Had the Fastest 4G Internet In Q3 2020; India Behind Pakistan in Terms of Internet Speed: Ookla

Vi (erstwhile Vodafone Idea) provided for the fastest 4G speeds in India during Q3 2020, according to a report by internet speed test analyst firm Ookla. While Vi had the fastest 4G internet, Reliance Jio led the list in terms of 4G availability. Further, Hyderabad reported the fastest 4G speeds among big Indian cities, and the country trailed behind neighbouring country Pakistan in terms of 4G speeds, the Ookla report said. The report also said that India leads in terms of 4G availability, with 93.7 percent of the tested locations having 4G connectivity.

According to the report by Ookla, Vi saw 13.74mbps average download speeds and 6.19mbps average upload speeds in Q3 2020. Vi was followed by Airtel, which registered 13.58mbps average download speeds, and 4.15mbps average upload

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India ranks 131 in global mobile internet speed; fares worse than Nepal, Pakistan



a hand holding a cellphone: India ranks 131 in global mobile internet speed; fares worse than Nepal, Pakistan


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India ranks 131 in global mobile internet speed; fares worse than Nepal, Pakistan

India’s surging market for mobile phones and 4G data users has not helped in taking the country up in terms of data speed. The recent Speedtest Global Index by Ookla has ranked India’s mobile internet speeds at 131 for mobile internet speeds, much behind its neighbouring nations like South Korea, Sri Lanka, and even Nepal and Pakistan. India’s average mobile download speed is 12.07 Mbps, much lower than the global average of 35.26 Mbps, according to the index for September 2020.

The index puts India at the 70th position in terms of fixed broadband speed, a surge of two spots from the last time. Singapore claimed the first spot out of the 175 countries with the fastest fixed broadband speed of 226.60 Mbps.

According to Ookla’s Global Index, South Korea ranks number one

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