Telecom regulator Trai announced today the launch of a mobile application that will help the user to measure his/her internet speed on their smartphones and send results to the authority.
“The MySpeed App, which could be downloaded from the mobile sewa app store, allows users to measure their data speed experience and send the results to this (Trai Analytics Portal),” the Telecom Regulatory Authority said in a statement.
The portal and the application will be formally launched by the regulator on 5th of July, 2016.
The application can also send coverage, data speed and network information along with the device and location of the user.
There had already been many complaints about the poor speed of internet. This app will help the user to keep a track of speed provided by the telecom companies. The regulator during its drive test has also found that 3G customers of some operators were getting 2G internet speed most of the time in select cities.