Reliance Jio registers complaint with ASCI over Airtel’s fastest network claims based on Ookla’s speed test results
Tuesday, 21 March 2017 () Ever since Reliance Jio entered the Indian telecom space, it has brought incumbent telecom operators under pressure by offering affordable data plans. Besides, it’s made local and national voice calls completely free. With a cut-throat competition, operators are coming up with lucrative data plans to compete with Jio. But more than slashing prices, it’s all about offering good network data speeds too. While Reliance Jio recently topped TRAI’s speed test results, Ookla’s popular speedtest app results have awarded Airtel as India’s ‘Fastest Mobile Network for 2016.’ However, there is a big debate here, and the accuracy of Ookla’s speed test results have been questioned. Reliance Jio is unhappy with Airtel’s ad claiming it to be misleading. The telecom operator has
A huge telecoms merger has been announced in India. Britain’s Vodafone is joining with Idea Cellular in a deal worth the equivalent of 21.3 billion euros. Together they will become India’s biggest telecoms business with almost 400 million customers, overtaking the market leader Bharti Airtel. The...
Clarifying its testing method, broadband speed tester Ookla on Wednesday said data accuracy and neutrality is of utmost importance and the company goes to great... BGR India - TechnologyAlso reported by •DNA
Telecom operator Reliance Jio has approached advertisement sector watchdog ASCI against Bharti Airtel saying the latter's claim of being "officially the fastest... DNA - ScienceAlso reported by •Zee News •IndiaTimes