In a three month analysis ending on early 29 February 2020, Opensignal reported that among telecom operators in India, Airtel leads in most metrics for wireless internet access quality. On a national level, Airtel led in metrics that measured video streaming quality, download speed, internet calling and latency; Vodafone was in the lead in upload speeds only, while Jio was number one when it came to availability and coverage of 4G. The last one makes sense since Jio's network is only 4G/LTE to begin with, and does not have legacy 3G/2G components. Opensignal measures these statistics by collecting data from users who have installed their app, which provides speed tests and wireless carrier coverage maps. The report does not discuss the effect of the COVID-19 pandemic on mobile networks, as this started on March. However, Opensignal said that WiFi usage has actually decreased…
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