In Nigeria, Airtel Networks has been described as the leading network provider with the fastest internet speed. This follows the speed test intelligence gathered in Ookla’s 2021 Q3 report.
According to the report, Airtel surpassed other telecom competitors for the very best consistency rating on cell throughout Q3 2021 at 89.4 per cent, which is a seven per cent increase from Q2 when Airtel had a consistency score of 82.5 per cent, while broadband supplier, ipNX, had the most effective pace rating (21.66 per cent) and consistency rating (40.2 per cent) in Nigeria throughout Q3 2021.
Ookla reports that in Nigeria, Airtel had the quickest pace rating at 33.43 per cent and also identified Kano as the location with the fastest network reception for downloads and uploads throughout Q3 2021.
Ookla is the parent owner and operator of Speedtest.net, a web service that analyses Internet performance. For the third quarter of 2021, the firm has provided updated analyses for 43 markets, including details of the fastest mobile and fixed broadband providers, the performance of the most popular devices and chipsets, and internet speeds in cities.
Recall that Airtel was also named the fastest network provider by Crowdsourcing firm, SpeedChecker in its 2021 report for Africa’s Mobile Network Champions, with an average country mobile download speed of 11.55Mbit/s.