Airtel named as “Fastest Mobile Network for 2016”


India’s biggest telecommunications services provider Bharti Airtel has been ranked as the ‘Fastest Mobile Network for 2016’, a leading broadband testing and network diagnostic application, Ookla reported.

The researches were based on the analysis of millions of internet speed tests logged on ‘modern devices’ by mobile customers across the country using Ookla’s popular Speedtest app.

The results include all mobile tests, regardless of connection technology.

“We are delighted to receive this recognition from a global leader like Ookla and it is yet another validation of our efforts to build a world-class smartphone network,” said Ajai Puri, Director-Operations (India and South Asia), Bharti Airtel.

The latest speed tests published by the telecom regulatory TRAI also rated Airtel as the fastest 4G network in India.

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Sameeksha Bhardwaj, Editorial Desk