Ookla has released an update on the Speedtest Global Index for the month of January 2023. According to the global index report, in January 2023, India witnessed a 10 point jump in median mobile speeds globally from 79 in December 2022 to 69 in January 2023, making it an applaudable performance by India on global charts over the past two months. In November 2022, India ranked at 105 th position, globally in median mobile speeds, as per Ookla’s Speedtest Global Index. Ookla also recorded 29.85 Mbps median mobile download speeds in January 2023, which is better than 25.29 Mbps in December 2022.

Meanwhile, on median fixed broadband speeds, India increased by two spots in rank from 81 in December 2022 to 79 in January 2023. India’s performance in fixed median download speeds witnessed a slight increase from 49.14 Mbps in December 2022 to 50.02 Mbps in January 2023.

According to the January 2023 Speedtest Global Index, UAE leads the chart for overall global median mobile speeds, whereas Papua New Guinea increased 24 spots in rank globally. For fixed broadband download speeds, Singapore is consistent at number 1 spot in January 2023 as well and Cyprus increased 20 spots in rank globally.