The Reliance Jio has posted the highest average download speed in September at 21Mbps. That is more than double the speeds of Airtel and Vodafone Idea: according to data released by the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI).
Both Airtel and Vodafone Idea recorded 8.3Mbps, 6.9 Mbps, and 6.4 Mbps download speed, respectively, in September.
Although Vodafone and Idea have become one entity, TRAI is still calculating its speeds separately.
However, Jio has witnessed a dip in its 4G download speed compared to 21.3Mbps speed in August.
Airtel showed some improvement in the speed from 8.2 Mbps to 8.3 Mbps in September.
Vodafone's download speed has also decreased to 6.9Mbps in September from 7.7 Mbps in August.
On the other hand, Idea is leading the upload speed with 5.4Mbps, followed by Vodafone at 5.2Mbps during the same month.
Airtel and Reliance Jio recorded 4.2 and 3.1Mbps speed, respectively.
Meanwhile, the state-run telecom operator BSNL recorded 2.7 Mbps speed in 3G speed in September. BSNL is followed by Vodafone Idea with1.9 Mbps, and Airtel network recorded a 3G download speed of 1.5 Mbps. TRAI calculates average download speed every month, with the help of its MySpeed application.