Staff Reporter – Kolkata
Vodafone TurboNet 4G has once again been verified as the fastest 4G network in Kolkata, West Bengal circle including Sikkim, with its 4G download speeds being higher than all other operators for October-December 2019 period, according to Ookla – the global leader in broadband testing and web-based network diagnostic applications. These results are based on speed tests done by 4G users across the length and breadth of West Bengal circle. The latest acknowledgement by Ookla comes on the back of similar fastest 4G network verifications for Vodafone TurboNet 4G for the two preceding quarters. The Ookla certification for the circle means that Vodafone 4G customers in Kolkata, West Bengal and Sikkim can continue to enjoy seamless HD videos, group video calls, binge on series or movies on the Digital platform, share photos and videos on their smart devices, at the fastest speed. Shivan Bhargava, Business Head – Kolkata & West Bengal, Vodafone Idea said, “We are delighted to be accorded this pan circle fastest 4G network validation from Ookla for the third consecutive quarter. The latest verification further motivates us to keep scaling up our ongoing efforts to enhance network connectivity and digital experience for our valued customers in the circle. This will also provide an opportunity for
Vodafone customers to enjoy more of the premium content offerings from Sony Liv, Zee5, Shemaroo, and their favourite Bengali movies and shows on Hoi Choi, through the Vodafone Play App.” Vodafone Idea Limited has deployed world class technology in integrating their network in the circle leading to enhance coverage, network capacity and data capacity resulting in faster speeds for its customers. Talking about the network enhancement, Vishant Vora, Chief Technology Officer, Vodafone Idea Ltd. said, “Superior network experience has always been our prime focus as we integrate and modernize the network to build a robust, future ready 4G+ network. Additionally, with the deployment of best in class technology, we continue to materially enhance data capacity and improve data speeds in the integrated markets. This Ookla verification is a recognition that we are moving in the right direction. Vodafone Idea Limited offers 4G, 3G and 2G services through its vast network across Kolkata, West Bengal and Sikkim. Fastest 4G speeds in WB is based on analysis of Ookla Speedtest Intelligence® data of mean download speeds amongst 4G users using popular Speedtest app from October to December 2019.