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Top Indian cities with fast fixed broadband: Ookla

Telecom Lead 2018-03-13 13:43:34

Ookla has revealed the top Indian cities with the fastest fixed broadband services to their residents.

The report did not reveal the name of telecom operators who are offering the high speed broadband services. BSNL, Bharti Airtel, Atria and Spectra are some of the broadband operators in India.

Customers in Chennai, Delhi, Bengaluru, Hyderabad and Visakhapatnam are getting the fastest fixed broadband speeds — higher than the country’s average of 20.72 Mbps.

Chennai’s download speed of over 32.67 Mbps for fixed broadband is 57.7 percent faster than the rest of the country’s average.

Bengaluru customers are getting fixed broadband speed of 27.2 mbps. Delhi has been ranked 5th with average speeds of 18.16 mbps. Mumbai ranked lowest among the four big metros with an overall ranking of 8, with fixed broadband speeds averaging 12.06 mbps.

India ranked 67th in terms of download speed over fixed broadband with an average speed of 20.72 Mbps in February 2018 against the 65th position in January.

Patna is the slowest city compared to the rest of India, with speeds averaging 62.4 percent slower than the country’s average.

Broadband download speeds in Kanpur, Lucknow, Pune and Nagpur are significantly lower than that of their respective states.

Karnataka has the fastest speeds in India, with a mean download speed of 28.46 Mbps, which is 37.4 percent faster than the rest of India. Tamil Nadu’s speed is 27.94 Mbps. Mizoram is the slowest with a mean download speed of 3.62 Mbps, which is 82.5 percent slower than the rest of India.