Recently Open Signal has shared the report of telecom operators in which they have mentioned each & everything of telecom operators such as Internet Speed, 4G Network availability and much more. Here, in this article, we will be discussing this report that which is the best network and what are the pros, cons.
At first, we will understand that what is OpenSignal? Open Signal is an app which crowdsources the data of their users. OpenSignal is downloaded by more than 20 million people. It constantly monitors the coverage and performance of their user’s connection. Then they use this data to increase transparency in the wireless industry by publishing reports on the quality of mobile networks.
Open Signal Report October 2017
As per the recent report of OpenSignal Airtel gives the average speed of 9.15 MBPS and Idea & Vodafone are giving the average speed of 7.4 MBPS. While Jio’s average 4G Speed is 5.81 MBPS. However when it comes to overall download speed then Jio is at the top place with 5.81 MBPS speed. In the terms of network availability, Jio took the first place covering 95.59% area. Whereas Idea is having network coverage of 63.6%, 61.72% Vodafone and 57.16% Airtel. Here, it is worth minding that Jio is the 4G only network while other operators have 2G & 3G network also.
When it comes to the Network Availability then Jio comes at the top covering 95.59% area. Airtel stood at the second place with the network coverage of 57.16 percent of LTE. This report stats that Airtel, Idea & Vodafone have improved their LTE reach in past few months. But it is also notable that their 4G average speed is also reduced. The report has noticed a sizable increase in Jio 4G average speed.
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So, as per this report, Jio is the network with the highest coverage over the country whereas Airtel has a good download speed, but what is the benefit of having the Internet connection when you can’t even use it because of network availability? If you want the stable network with good coverage then Jio is the perfect network.
4G Download Speed
As per the report, Airtel tops in 4g download speed over other networks. But it should be also kept in mind that in the previous report 4g speed of Airtel was 11.53 which is now reduced to 9.15. Idea comes after the Airtel in terms of 4G download speed having the 4g download speed of 8.34 MBPS. After that Jio is at the third place with the 4g download speed of 8.59 MBPS. Vodafone falls at the last with download 4g speed of 3.92 MBPS. Here, we should also keep in mind that Network Availability of Jio is 95% which is higher than all other networks.
Overall Speed Comparison
When we talk about the overall download speed then Jio takes the first place with the overall download speed of 5.81 MBPS which was 3.92 earlier and now increased by 1.89 MBPS. Airtel comes at the second position with the overall download speed of 5.05 MBPS which was 6.15 MBPS earlier and decreased now. Vodafone is at the third spot having 4.06 MBPS overall download speed and Idea is at the bottom having 3.69 MBPS overall download speed.
As per the above report, we can conclude that Jio is the best network in terms of network availability and overall download speed. However, Jio has quite low speed if compared with Airtel & Idea in 4G download speed. Having higher speed without network availability is not useful where Airtel & Idea fails in this term.
The report clearly indicates that Jio is the good network as compared to other which is consistent and reliable. Jio takes our overall speed award as LTE speeds improve. I hope that you loved this detailed OpenSignal network, If so then do not forget to share this report with your friends so that they can also know about this. Also, If you have any query or question related to this report then feel free to ask it in the comments section below.