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As price war subsides in India, mobile network experience becomes critical to understand churn

By Hardik Khatri, February 2021

Indian smartphone users on the three leading telecom networks, who changed their mobile service provider, had a worse experience before they switched compared to the typical mobile experience on their original network. Additionally, Vi lost subscribers to churn compared to its rivals  — Airtel and Jio — who gained new subscribers. By the end of 2020, Airtel had gained the highest proportion of users in 2020.

India’s top cities for mobile games experience

By Hardik Khatri, October 2020

Opensignal analyzed the mobile network experience in 48 of India’s largest cities to see how they stacked up on our Games Experience metric.

India, September 2020, Mobile Network Experience

By Hardik Khatri, Sam Fenwick, September 2020

We have examined the mobile network experience of the four main mobile network operators in India: Airtel, BSNL, Jio and Vi, and further delved deeper into 49 of India's largest cities, comparing the experience users received on these four operators. This is the first report in which we have treated Vodafone and Idea as a single operator – Vi.

Indian users in cities saw mobile speeds rise quickly post-COVID-19 lockdown

By Hardik Khatri, July 2020

Opensignal analyzed the Download Speed Experience seen by Indian smartphone users in the last five months to understand how their mobile network experience changed during COVID-19 compared to that observed before the lockdown.

India, April 2020, Mobile Network Experience

By Hardik Khatri, April 2020

Operators in India are now finding new ways to differentiate their services rather than undercutting each other, a strategy that was prevalent in the Indian mobile industry couple of years ago. The operators are now focused on growing their 4G subscriber bases by building up coverage and capacity.

Southeast Asia: Connecting the dots between economic activity and mobile experience

By Ian Fogg, March 2020

We found a strong correlation between mobile Download Speed Experience and the GDP per capita of countries across southeast and south Asia. Our approach revealed a completely different landscape compared with looking at Download Speed Experience, Games Experience or other measures of mobile network experience in isolation.

Vadodara tops Video Experience as Tier-2 cities lead in India

By Hardik Khatri, March 2020

Over the past few years India has seen a tremendous rise in smartphone penetration and access to wireless internet, making it increasingly convenient to consume online content at any time, anywhere, leading to a two-fold growth in digital video consumption in all forms of media in the past two years.