Research & Numbers

According to the Indian telecom regulator TRAI, India added 1.46 million “active” connections during the month of July 2014, while it added 3.79 million total connections during the month. ... Continue_Reading
Porting requests were submitted for 2.86 million connections in the month of July 2014, according to the Indian Telecom regulator TRAI. This is up 19.31% from 2.39 million porting requests reported ... Continue_Reading
Porting requests were submitted for 2.39 million connections in the month of June 2014, according to the Indian Telecom regulator TRAI. This is up 7.22% from 2.23 million porting requests reported ... Continue_Reading
According to the Indian telecom regulator TRAI, India added 5.05 million “active” connections during the month of June 2014, while it added 4.76 million total connections during the month. This indicates ... Continue_Reading
Around 81% of 18.42 million smartphones shipments in India in Q2 2014 were sub-$200 smartphones, according to a report from IDC. ... Continue_Reading

July 2014: India Added Over 4.85 Million GSM Connections

The Cellular Operators Association of India (which includes most of India’s GSM telecom operators and has recently added Facebook and Reliance Jio as members), has reported an addition of4.85 million GSM connections ... Continue_Reading
India continues to have the slowest average Internet speed among countries in the Asia Pacific region that were part of a study conducted by content delivery network Akamai Technologies for its Q1 ... Continue_Reading
The Cellular Operators Association of India (which includes most of India’s GSM telecom operators), has reported an addition of 6.18 million GSM connections in May 2014, closing in at 733 million connections, ... Continue_Reading
Jabong, the Rocket Internet incubated online fashion retailer, reported that orders increased to 1.95 million for the quarter ended 31st March 2014 (Q1 2014), from 1.78 million in the previous quarter, and 0.72 ... Continue_Reading
Online fashion retailer Myntra is expected to announce its acquisition by e-commerce leader Flipkart later today. We take a look at the shareholding structure of the company based as reported ... Continue_Reading
Around 68.3% of the smartphones shipped in India during the first quarter of the calendar year 2014 (i.e. January-March 2014) were 3G enabled devices, according to CyberMedia Research’s Mobile Handsets ... Continue_Reading
Porting requests were submitted for 2.60 million connections in the month of March 2014, according to the Indian Telecom regulator TRAI. This is a 5.40% increase from 2.47 million porting requests reported ... Continue_Reading