Thursday 26 November, 2020

Digicel T&T wins Ookla Speedtest Award for third straight year

Digicel copped two prizes in the 2020 Ookla Speedtest Awards.

Digicel copped two prizes in the 2020 Ookla Speedtest Awards.

Digicel Trinidad and Tobago was designated the Fastest Mobile Network and Best Mobile Coverage in the 2020 Ookla Speedtest Awards, making it the go-to place for a superior mobile data experience.  

This is the third consecutive year that Digicel has earned the Ookla Speedtest Award for Fastest Mobile Network in Trinidad and Tobago.  Ookla, the company behind Speedtest® is the global leader in fixed broadband and mobile network testing applications, data and analysis. 

Jabbor Kayumov, Digicel Trinidad and Tobago’s Chief Executive Officer said: “We’re really thrilled to have received these awards! Our team is extremely passionate about providing the best service to the people of Trinidad and Tobago and I know how hard everyone works to achieve this. We have invested a lot in our network - which forms the core of our success - and this recognition not only validates that investment but is also a testament to the great staff we have working to ensure we give our customers the best experience.” 

He continued: “Ookla judges the best of the best networks all over the world, so this independent verification is important as it sets the record straight once again and keeps us honest about our promise to give our customers the best. 

Throughout the Caribbean, Digicel rode high in the Ookla Speedtest Awards, with multiple markets receiving awards for Fastest Mobile Network, Best Mobile Coverage and Fastest Internet Provider, and Digicel earning the award for 2020 Speedtest Fastest Mobile Network in The Caribbean. 

Along with Trinidad and Tobago, Jamaica and Haiti received the Fastest Mobile Network award; and Bermuda, Dominica, Turks & Caicos Islands and Haiti also captured Fastest Internet Provider. Similarly, Trinidad and Tobago joined Curacao, Grenada, Nauru, St Lucia, St Vincent and the Grenadines and St Barthelemy in taking home the award for Best Mobile Coverage. 

The Speedtest Awards, presented by Ookla, are an elite designation reserved for fixed and mobile providers in a market. Based on consumer-initiated tests and background scans from Speedtest applications, Speedtest Awards represent real-world network performance and the internet speeds and coverage provided to customers. 

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