Telecom operators Bharti Airtel, Vodafone Idea and Reliance Jio have all registered a dip in download speeds in April as compared to the previous months, Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) data reveals. According to the data release by Trai, Reliance Jio topped the charts in April with an average download speed of 13.3 Mbps followed by Vodafone with an average download speed of 5.6 Mbps. Bharti Airtel registered an average download speed of 5.5 Mbps while Idea took the last spot with an average download speed of 5.4 Mbps. Airtel, Vodafone Idea And Reliance Jio Witness Huge Drop in Speeds says Trai.
In March, Trai data reveals that Jio registered an average download speed of 19.5 Mbps while Vodafone registered an average download speed of 6.7 Mbps. With an average download speed of 6.2 Mbps in March, Airtel took the third spot while Idea took the final spot with a download speed of 5.1 Mbps.
Trai says that its data generate by MySpeed app. The app measures network speed of telecom operators. The data from Trai that captures the network performance of the operators for the past six months highlights that the operators’ peak performance was in February. Reliance Jio delivered an average download speed of 21.5 Mbps in February. On the other hand, Airtel and Vodafone had registered an identical average download speed of 8 Mbps. The idea took the final spot with the average download speed on the network said to 6.3 Mbps. According to the data from Trai, the telecom operators registered only a marginal dip in upload speeds as compared to the download speeds in the same period. The telecom operators have seen Huge Drop in Speeds in the month of April.