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India ranked in bottom 10 in mobile internet speeds survey in January 2021: Ookla

Ookla (of the speedtest.net acclaim) frequently reviews internet speeds around the world. It has now posted its discoveries of worldwide mobile and broadband internet speeds for January 2021 and the outcomes don’t look good for India. In December 2020, India was in the 129th situation as far as mobile internet speeds. It has now dropped to the 131st situation with an average mobile internet download speed of 12.41Mbps. This is to some degree disturbing, as the absolute number of nations tested was 140, and India is adequately in the last ten at this point. To place things in context, UAE is on the highest-rated spot with a normal mobile internet download speed of 183Mbps, and then the list is followed by South Korea at 171Mbps.

China positioned fourth on the worldwide record, with a normal mobile download speed of 149.68Mbps in January, as indicated by Ookla. The nation had 155.89Mbps speed in December. It was trailed by Saudi Arabia that came fifth, with a normal mobile download speed of 115.84Mbps

Fortunately, things look a touch more positive on the broadband internet front. India is in the 65th situation, with a normal download speed of 54Mbps. Its position stays unaltered compare with a month ago. Things are a bit different on this matrix, with Singapore, Hong Kong, and Thailand acquiring first, second, and third spots with a normal speed of 247Mbps, 229Mbps, and 220 Mbps, separately. Curiously, Romania comes in fourth with 198Mbps.

The information accessible on Ookla’s Speedtest Global Index for the long stretch of January 2021 shows that normal mobile download speed in India has decreased by 3.8 percent I.e. 12.41Mbps from 12.91Mbps in December. and not only download speed, but average upload speed in the nation has also dropped by 4.2 percent I.e. 4.76Mbps from 4.97Mbps, according to the past information delivered by Ookla. In any case, the latency rate in the nation stays steady at 51 milliseconds over the last two months.

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Worldwide average download speed on mobile phones has declined just about 1 % to 46.74Mbps in January from 47.20Mbps in December, as stated by the Speedtest Global Index and average mobile uploads speed in the worldwide business sectors has dropped over 1.42 percent to 12.49Mbps in December from 12.67Mbps in the month earlier. The average latency rate, on the opposite side, expanded by one millisecond to 37 milliseconds in December.

Ookla adjusts things by expressing that overall worldwide broadband speed keeps on being on the rise. In any case, we should think about these outcomes while considering other factors. Portable(mobile) broadband speed is dependent upon a huge load of factors that are not in our control. It is difficult to consider every one of them, particularly while estimating internet speeds on a, particularly enormous scale. We can expect India’s situating to improve in resulting months when 5G networks are all the more generally available.

Mitali Bansal
Mitali is a Commerce student who loves reading about the world economy. In her free time, you will find her either reading novels or binge-watching Tv series.
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