Reliance Jio (Reliance Jio) retained its top position among 4G (4G) service providers with the highest average data download speed of 21.9 megabits per second in October. According to the latest data published by the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI), this information has come to the fore. However, Bharti Airtel and Vodafone Idea networks have been consistently registering an increase in data download speeds, thereby narrowing its gap with the Jio network.
After a slight drop in 4G data download speed, Jio network in October recovered the speed level of 21.9 Mbps recorded in June, while Airtel and Vodafone Idea Limited (VIL) saw data download speeds of around 2.5 Mbps. fold increase. Airtel’s 4G data download speed increased to 13.2 Mbps in October from 5 Mbps in June and VIL’s 4G speed increased from 6.5 Mbps to 15.6 Mbps during the five months.
VIL maintained its leading position in terms of 4G data upload speed in October. The company’s network recorded an upload speed of 7.6 Mbps, the highest in the last five months. Similarly, Airtel and Jio networks also recorded their five-month highs of 5.2 Mbps and 6.4 Mbps 4G data upload speeds, respectively, in October.
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